Lead Engineer - Renewable Energy

Lead Engineer - Renewable Energy

Job Title: Lead Engineer - Renewable Energy
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + van, benefits
Reference: 9552CM
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 20, 2016 17:56

Job Description

Lead Engineer - Renewable Energy

£40,000 - £45,000 plus van, benefits

Manchester / Sheffield

We are currently seeking to recruit a Lead Engineer / Reactive Maintenance Engineer / Senior Engineer to oversee & manage a small team of Technicians responsible for providing reactive technical support to multi-Renewable Energy sites across the UK. Our client is a leading organisation within the Renewable Energy sector, with the opportunity for a Lead Engineer / Reactive Engineer to lead their team based in the North.

As the Lead Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Overseeing & managing a small team of Reactive Maintenance staff
  • Providing technical support & troubleshooting to the landfill gas & AD equipment and operational teams
  • Ensuring health & safety procedures are followed at all times
  • Conducting & planning routine maintenance
  • Drafting method statements & risk assessments
  • Maintaining important documentation
  • Identifying & providing training to staff
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this position, you should have relevant experience in a Management position. Ideally you will have experience working within the renewable energy sector and hold a relevant engineering qualification (HNC, HND, or similar). You should have experience working on a 24/7 process plant (chemical, power generation, or similar).

The package on offer for this position includes an attractive basic salary in the range of £40,000 - £45,000, plus company van and benefits. A full UK driving licence is essential.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Cherie Moore on 02392 221 600.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK.