Operations Technician - Renewable Energy

Operations Technician - Renewable Energy

Job Title: Operations Technician - Renewable Energy
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Company Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 13221KY_1552040941
Contact Name: Kyle Shinn
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 08, 2019 10:29

Job Description

Operations Technician - Renewable Energy

Up to £32,000 + Benefits


Our client, a leading company working in the renewable energy sector, currently require a Plant Operator / Operations Technician to join their team. You will be responsible for carrying out maintenance & operations activities on a process plant based in the Doncaster area.

As an Operations Technician, your duties will include:

  • Controlling & monitoring process plant operations using control systems, so experience of SCADA or DCS would be advantageous.
  • Carrying out planned & reactive maintenance on the mechanical & electrical systems such as pumps, motors, gearboxes, conveyors, hydraulics etc.
  • Ensuring adherence with health & safety requirements at all time.
  • Working as part of a 1 in 3 call out rota to respond to any out of hours breakdowns.
  • Other duties as required.

In order to be considered for this role, you will need to have proven experience in a similar Operations Technician / Plant Operator position, ideally in a power generation / renewable energy / process plant environment. You will also need to hold an engineering qualification (apprenticeship / NVQ / HNC / HND / City & Guilds etc.) along with having good electrical fault finding & maintenance skills.

This is a days based position, which will require weekend working & call outs.

They're offering a competitive salary of up to £32,000 depending on experience, plus the company benefits package.

If you would like to apply for this Plant Operator / Operations Technician / Process Operator role, then please send a copy of your CV to, or call Kyle Shinn on 02392 288 284 for more information.

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