Senior Technician - Landfill Gas

Senior Technician - Landfill Gas

Job Title: Senior Technician - Landfill Gas
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, Bristol
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus + Van
Reference: 9904BW
Contact Name: Becki Wensley
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 09, 2016 08:37

Job Description

Senior Technician - Landfill Gas

Salary - £35,000 - £40,000 DOE

Location - Bristol/South

We are currently seeking an experienced Landfill Gas Technician/Engineer to oversee a team of 7 in the South of England. You will be working between 3 main LFG sites Between Bristol and Kent. Our client is a leading name in the waste management sector and are looking for a Technician with man management skills to join their team.

As a Senior Landfill Engineer/Technician, your responsibilities will include:

  • Reactive maintenance of all equipment throughout the sites
  • Ensuring all health & safety is adhered to
  • Making sure all engine maintenance is carried out in a safe and timely manner
  • Overseeing a team of 7 Technicians/technically advising to resolve issues when required
  • Ensuring any reports/documents are completed
  • Preventing downtime
  • Other duties as required

The ideal applicant with have experience within the LFG sector, man management/team leader skills, a relevant engineering qualification (HNC/HND/ONC/NVQ etc.) experience repairing/overhauling/decoking/maintaining gas engines such as CAT and Jenbacher. Be flexible with working times, have a full and clean driving licence and ideally have gas field balancing experience. ideally you will be within half an hour's drive from Bristol.

You will be contracted to 40 hours per week and general working hours will be from 8am-4pm however you will need to be flexible with these hours.

The salary offered is between £35,000 - £40,000 depending on experience with a company bonus scheme and company vehicle.

If you or anyone you know are interested in this position to work for a reputable renewable energy organisation, please send in an up to date CV to or call Becki Wensley for more information - 023 92 221 600.

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