Regional Plant Technician - Renewable Energy

Regional Plant Technician - Renewable Energy

Job Title: Regional Plant Technician - Renewable Energy
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Reference: 11034CM_1504193187
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 31, 2017 16:26

Job Description

Regional Plant Technician - Renewable Energy

£33,000 - £36,000 plus van, benefits

Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

We are currently seeking to recruit a field-based Plant Technician, to work on a handful of Renewable Energy sites around the Gainsborough area (Lincoln, Doncaster, Newark). Our client is a leading organisation within this sector, with the opportunity for a Regional based Operations & Maintenance Technician to join their team.

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

  • Safe & efficient operation & maintenance of the Renewable energy plants
  • Monitoring & adjusting of the plant via a SCADA control system
  • Feeding fuel
  • Ensuring health & safety procedures are followed
  • Routine maintenance activities
  • Working as part of a call out rota, responding to alarms
  • Daily gas engine checks to achieve maximum availability
  • Working with the Lead Operator to plan maintenance tasks
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this position, you should have experience working in a Process Operations / Maintenance Technician position, preferably within the Power Generation / Renewable Energy sector. Ideally you will have a relevant operations qualification (HNC, NVQ, Apprenticeship, etc.) and be happy to work in a field based position. A full UK driving licence is essential.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an expanding, leading organisation within the Renewable Energy sector.

The package on offer for this position includes a basic salary in the range of £33,000 - £36,000 (depending on experience), plus great company benefits including company van, travel expenses, pension, holidays, etc.

If you are interested in applying, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Cherie Moore on 02392 288 217.

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.