Maintenance Technician

Maintenance Technician

Job Title: Maintenance Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Salary: £27000 per annum + Call out Pay, Pension,
Reference: 9739BW
Contact Name: Becki Wensley
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 11, 2016 08:35

Job Description

Maintenance Technician - Biogas

Salary - c£27,000 basic + benefits

Location - Tewkesbury

We are currently looking for a Maintenance Technician/Engineer to work within the biogas sector. Our client produces turnkey biogas plants throughout the UK and are continuously expanding. They need a Time Severed Technician with experience of electrical and control systems such as SCADA & DCS etc. to help the smooth running of their biogas plant in the Tewkesbury area.

Responsibilities as a Maintenance Technician will include:

  • Understanding and reading engineering drawings and schematics
  • Assist in site project management when required
  • Day to day maintenance on all plant and equipment
  • Interpreting SCADA generated alarms to identify problems
  • General PPM activities
  • Ensure the smooth operation of the plant
  • Abide by all health & safety procedures
  • Respond to out of hours on-call duties if needed
  • Other duties as required

The ideal candidate will have a processing, energy from waste, recycling, chemical, anaerobic digestion or waste water background, a relevant Engineering qualification with experience of SCADA, DCS etc. hold a full and clean UK licence.

The salary offered is £27,000 depending on experience including call out pay, private healthcare and great company pension.

If you or anyone you know are interested in this position in the renewable energy sector, please email your latest CV to or call Becki Wensley on 023 92 221 600 for more information.

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.