Operations Engineer - CHP

Operations Engineer - CHP

Job Title: Operations Engineer - CHP
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Barry, Vale of Glamorgan
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Pension + Benefits
Reference: BBBH10058
Contact Name: Daniel Grosvenor
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 13, 2016 13:47

Job Description

Operations Engineer

Up to £45,000 + Benefits

Barry, South Wales

Astute are looking for an Operations Engineer to join the Operations Team on a Combined Heat and Power facility in South Wales.

Reporting to the Site Operations Manager you will be responsible for the sites operations, maintenance and engineering issues and assisting with managing any issues on a day to day basis. You will be working as part of a site team to provide leadership and deliver the sites strategy in addition to hitting KPI's against the Business Plan.

As an Operations Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Technical performance, including management of Engineering works on site (both planned and unplanned)
  • Co-Ordinating recruitment, support, leadership and training activities of the Site O&M staff
  • Assisting with O&M systems, processes and documentation using the sites CMMS system
  • Monitoring and controlling plant operating standards to ensure the site is maintained in compliance with appropriate Health & Safety and Environmental standards
  • Planning, organising and supervising all maintenance and operation activities
  • Supervising contractors
  • Liaising with stakeholders, external customers and local authorities
  • Achieving KPI's (Key Performance Indicators)

We are looking for someone with the following experience and qualifications:

  • HNC minimum in an Engineering discipline (EC&I discipline preferred)
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in a supervisory role working in Power Generation with Steam or Gas Turbines
  • Authorised Person qualified
  • IOSH or H&S certificate
  • Experience working to Safe Systems of Work
  • Proven experience in delivering KPI's
  • Working experience of both Operations and Maintenance in a Process industry site which could be CHP, Biomass, CCGT, Energy from Waste, Steel Works, Petro-Chemical, Refinery etc

If you are interested in this position, please contact Dan Grosvenor on 02392 288 286 or send a CV and Cover Letter to

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.