Environmental Technician

Job Title: Environmental Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry, West Midlands
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
REF: BBBH14384_1567607492
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 4, 2019

Job Description

Environmental Technician
Up to £30,000 plus benefits (incl. vehicle)
Coventry - with travel to surrounding areas

Do you enjoy working outdoors? Are you seeking a position within the Environmental Sector? Looking to start your career after Uni? If yes, this could be the job for you..

What is the role?
We are currently recruiting for an Environmental Technician, to work in an outdoors based role, travelling to multiple sites across the Midlands region taking environmental readings from gas generating sites. The company is a global business within the power generation sector, who utilise gas produced from capped landfill sites to generate electricity.

What will I be doing?
As an Environmental Technician, you will learn how to use handheld devices to monitor gas production and calibrate the plant to enhance performance using "gas-balancing" techniques. Inputting data accurately onto the Computerised Maintenance Management System, inspecting assets to raise maintenance requests and be happy working in the great outdoors all year round. (Full outdoor clothing and personal protective equipment is provided).

What qualifications do I need?
To be considered for this position, you should be an Environmental / Geography graduate with a strong interest in the Enviromental sector, or have previous experience working within a landfill gas technician / gas balancing position. You must be happy working outdoors in all weathers and all PPE / outdoor wear is provided. You must also have a full UK driving licence as travel between sites is required.

What's in it for me?
Lots of fresh air.. and also a very attractive package including a basic salary up to £30,000, plus company vehicle, fuel card, pension, holidays and private healthcare.
All this in return for a 40 hr week, working 7.30am to 4.30pm.

How do I apply?!
To apply, please send a copy of your CV to, call Cherie Moore on 02392 288 217 for a confidential discussion, OR click APPLY today!

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