Plant Technician - Renewable Energy

Plant Technician - Renewable Energy

Job Title: Plant Technician - Renewable Energy
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southwold, Suffolk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 10694KY_1497621165
Contact Name: Kyle Shinn
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 16, 2017 14:52

Job Description

Plant Technician - Renewable Energy
£30,000 - £35,000 + company benefits
Southwold, Suffolk

Our client, a leading company within the renewable energy sector, are currently seeking to recruit a Plant Technician / Operations & Maintenance Technician / Maintenance Technician to join their team. You will be tasked with conducting service, maintenance & operational activities on a process plant based in the Southwold area.

As the Operations & Maintenance Technician, you will be responsible for:

  • Service & maintenance activities on the biogas plant & ancillary plants
  • Safe & efficient operation of the plant
  • Ensuring maintenance tasks are carried out within defined budgets
  • Ensuring compliance with all health & safety & legal requirements
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this position, you will need to hold a relevant mechanical engineering / electrical engineering qualification (apprenticeship / City & Guilds / HNC / HND etc.) and have proven experience working on process plant (pumps, motors, gearboxes, large engines etc.). This position is well-suited for someone with a process / renewable energy / anaerobic digestion (AD) / biogas / Royal Navy background.

This is a permanent position, working predominantly on a day shift pattern Monday to Friday, and you will be required to work as part of a call out rota providing 24/7 breakdown cover.

The package on offer for this position includes a basic salary in the range of £30,000 to £35,000 dependent on experience, plus company benefits.

If you are interested in this Plant Technician opportunity, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Kyle Shinn on 02392 288 284 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.