Senior Shift Operations Technician Power Generation

Senior Shift Operations Technician Power Generation

Job Title: Senior Shift Operations Technician Power Generation
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Worthing, West Sussex
Salary: Up to £33000 per annum + bonus
Reference: 11618CM_1518689734
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 15, 2018 10:15

Job Description

Senior Shift Operations Technician Power Generation

Up to £33,000 plus bonus


We are currently recruiting a Senior Shift Operations Technician / Shift Team Leader / Senior Operator to join a small Energy from Waste Power Generation Plant in the Brighton area. As an Operations Technician, the role will require you to work as part of a shift-based team, responsible for the 24-hour operation of a state-of-the-art Power Process Plant.

Main duties of the role as a Senior Shift Operations Technician are:

  • Training new technicians
  • To operate & monitor plant such as steam turbines, gas turbines, generators, valves, pumps & compressors both locally on the station & from a control room utilising a DCS.
  • Work with a team of Operators & Maintenance Technicians to ensure the plant hits performance targets.
  • Maintain health, safety & environmental compliance on site.

To be considered for this position you will need a relevant Mechanical, Electrical or Process Operations engineering qualification, previous exposure to engineering systems / process plant knowledge, and be able to work shifts. Engineers from an environment requiring similar skills such as the Royal Navy will also be considered.

This package on offer includes an attractive basic salary of £33,000 including shift allowance & are eligible to earn a monthly bonus based on plant output targets. This is a shift-based role working on a 4on / 4off rotation, days & nights.

To apply for this vacancy please e-mail your CV to Cherie Moore at ASTUTE Technical Recruitment,, or for more information call 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 and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.