Operations Engineer - CHP

Operations Engineer - CHP

Job Title: Operations Engineer - CHP
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH11933_1525165405
Contact Name: Daniel Grosvenor
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 01, 2018 10:03

Job Description

Operations Engineer - Combined Heat & Power
Competitive Salary + Benefits

As Operations Engineer you will be responsible for looking after a CHP which imports steam from a neighbouring site and utilises a 14.5MW condensing Steam Turbine to provide Heat & Power through a District Heating Scheme for the City of Nottingham.

Roles & Responsibilities
Reporting directly to the General Manager as Operations Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • The safe, compliant and efficient operation of the CHP Station including providing leadership and management for the Operations Team.
  • Implementing and managing the company SHEQ Policy, Safe Systems of Work and ensure work is carried out as defined by the Safety Rules
  • Working alongside the Maintenance Engineer to develop and implement site wide use of the CMMS, to deliver maximum plant availability and overall performance
  • Ensure compliance with the Environmental Permit.
  • Take an active role in the management of contracts for external technical and engineering support
  • Assume responsibility for the Operational budget
  • Developing, revising and continuous review of the CHP's Operational procedures and strategy
  • Deputise for the Energy from Waste General Manager as and when required

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • HND/ ONC / HNC in a relevant Engineering Discipline
  • Prior steam powered electricity generation experience
  • Knowledge of PSSR and relevant legislation such as Safe Systems of Work, Safety Rules, Permit for Work systems
  • At least five years in a supervisory role in a Power Generation related role (ideally Steam)
  • NEBOSH or IOSH or relevant Health & Safety Qualification

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent benefits package
  • Opportunity to work with one of the UK's largest Waste Management Companies

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02392 288 286 and ask to speak to Dan Grosvenor who can tell you more.

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