Shift Operations Technician (process plant)

Shift Operations Technician (process plant)

Job Title: Shift Operations Technician (process plant)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, Bristol
Salary: £30000 - £30500 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: asap
Reference: 9075MG
Contact Name: Matthew George
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 16, 2016 19:01

Job Description

Shift Operations Technician (process plant)

c£30,000 inclusive of shift allowance + benefits


We are currently recruiting a Shift Operations Technician to join the operations department of a 24/7 SCADA controlled process plant in Bristol. This power station, using proven, cutting edge technology, will produce electrical power from waste that would otherwise have gone to landfill.

Energy from waste is one of the fastest growing sectors in the UK's power industry offering highly secure & lengthy careers. There couldn't be a better time to join this sector.

Responsibilities... Reporting to the Plant Manager the Shift Operations Technician is responsible for: The safe & efficient operation of the whole plant using SCADA systems, monitoring the daily safety & environmental performance of the plant ensuring it is operating in accordance with environmental parameters & legislation. In addition, as part of a team, you will help with the site safety systems, monitoring plant performance & developing new ideas & measures in order to improve performance, reliability & efficiency.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience... To be considered for this position you will need to have an electrical or mechanical qualification, an interest in or experience with SCADA systems plus the ability to work a shift pattern including days & nights. A background / experience in operations within a relevant industry (waste management, heavy process) is advantageous.. Candidates from CCGT, coal & biomass power stations will also be considered as will those with an ex-forces background.

As a shift role the salary is c£30,000 including shift allowance plus benefits

To apply for this position please send a copy of your CV along with a brief cover letter stating details of your current salary & package to or call 02392 221600 & speak with Matt George

Astute Technical Recruitment / AstuteJobs 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.