Shift Operator - Biomass Facility

Shift Operator - Biomass Facility

Job Title: Shift Operator - Biomass Facility
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bedfordshire
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Reference: BBBH10412_1490290294
Contact Name: Olivia Naylor
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 23, 2017 17:31

Job Description

Shift Operator - Biomass Facility



We are currently recruiting a Shift Operator to join the Operations department of a 3.4MW Biomass plant, located just outside Bedford


Reporting to the Shift Team Leader you will be responsible for:

  • The day to day operation of the plant, including being responsible for the safe and efficient operation of all auxiliary equipment
  • Carry out first line maintenance on plant equipment
  • Maintain various records and reports in appropriate logs
  • Make regular checks of plant equipment and make adjustments, repairs, and service equipment as required
  • Maintain site tidiness and general good housekeeping throughout the plant
  • Ensuring the plant is operating within its parameters whilst complying with strict HSE rules and regulations as well as company policies and procedures.
  • Providing effective administration and application of safe systems of work and Health and Safety policies

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

To be considered for the Shift Operator position you must have:

  • Relevant working experience from a similar plant/industry such as Material Recovery Facility, Biomass Plant, Anaerobic Digestion or Biogas.
  • Knowledge and experience to carry out maintenance as and when required
  • Steam Raising experience

Package and Benefits

We are offering a competitive salary and benefits package for the Shift Operator vacancy as follows:

  • A competitive salary with a shift allowance
  • Bonus opportunity
  • Company pension
  • Excellent holidays

How to Apply

If you are interested in this vacancy, please contact Olivia Naylor via the contact details below.

Office: 02392 288 208

Astute Technical is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.