Shift Team Leader - Renewable Energy

Shift Team Leader - Renewable Energy

Job Title: Shift Team Leader - Renewable Energy
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Swindon
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Reference: 11174CM_1528701806
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 11, 2018 08:23

Job Description

Shift Team Leader - Renewable Energy

£35,000 - £45,000 (incl shift & bonus)


We are currently seeking to recruit an experienced Shift Team Leader / STL / Lead Operations Technician / Shift Operations Tech, to be responsible for the safe & efficient operation of a new Gasification Power Plant on shift. Based in Swindon, this is a great opportunity to get involved at the start of exciting new project.

Typical duties include:

  • Managing operators and overseeing the day-to-day operation of the plant
  • Ensuring plant is operating within its parameters, complying with regulations and company processes & policies
  • Managing site safety systems, issuing permits to work & acting as the SAP / Authorised Person
  • Process performance & process planning
  • Involvement in improvement projects
  • Providing effective training and monitoring of shift staff
  • Health & Safety
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this role, you must have a relevant technical qualification (ONC/HNC/HND/Apprenticeship) in an engineering discipline, plus at least 5 years' experience in a process environment (Chemical, Energy from Waste, Power Generation, Biomass, etc.). Those with an ex-forces background and managerial experience will also be considered.

The package on offer includes a basic salary plus bonus, overtime, totalling up to £45,000, plus pension. This is a shift based role working days & nights. You ideally need to be based within a commutable distance from Swindon or willing to relocate locally.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Cherie Moore on 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.