Shift Operator Technicians - Renewable Energy

Shift Operator Technicians - Renewable Energy

Job Title: Shift Operator Technicians - Renewable Energy
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Swindon, Wiltshire
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension
Start Date: asap
Reference: 11188MG_1512984654
Contact Name: Matthew George
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 11, 2017 09:30

Job Description

Shift Operator Technicians - Renewable Energy

£30-35k including shift allowance + bonus + benefits

Permanent, Full Time


We are currently recruiting 2 Shift Operations Technicians / Senior Operators to join the O&M department of a 24/7 process plant in Swindon, Wiltshire. This bespoke new station, using advanced thermal technology, will produce gas to grid from waste biomass in an environmentally friendly manner.

Energy from waste is one of the fastest growing sectors in the UK's power industry offering highly secure & lengthy careers. With commissioning about to begin there couldn't be a better time to join this company at the very start of this exciting project.

Responsibilities... Reporting to the Operations Supervisor the Shift Operations Technicians / Senior Operators will be responsible for: leading successful & safe plant operations across all conditions. Work independently & take a lead role as part of a team. Work flexibly to ensure plant adequately manned at all times. Help manage the site safety systems.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience... To be considered for this position you will need to have a recognised technical qualification apprenticeship/ONC/ HNC/HND/ONC in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or related Process Operations, perhaps using SCADA or DCS Systems. A background in hot works or experience within a relevant industry (waste management, heavy process) is very desirable. Candidates from Pharmaceutical, Cement, Food Manufacturing or other Process Manufacturing will be considered as will those with an ex-forces background (perhaps Marine Engineering).

This is a shift role & salary is £30,000 to £35,000 including shift allowance plus benefits such as pension & bonus & good holiday entitlement.

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 288206 to speak with Matt George

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.