Shift Operations Technician - Alternative Energy

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Eco Park Surrey, Shepperton, TW17 8QA
Dates that interviews will take place
28th and 29th August 2019
£39,000 (inc shift) plus bonus and great benefits
Summary of vacancy

Are you working in a process plant environment within the power generation, chemical production, waste water treatment or similar industry? Or do you already know your way around an energy recovery facility?

With innovation and new technology, we can create a greener future. But we can’t do it alone – which is why we need your help. Be part of a team that’s building new solutions for our planet.

About the role

What will I be doing?

  • You’ll be working directly with critical elements of the plant, making sure everything runs safely and efficiently, in a way that complies with environmental legislation.
  • You will continuously monitor, control, assess and adjust plant processes, and apply your expertise to any problems that arise.
  • You’ll have particular responsibility for the smooth operation of both our pretreatment areas and the anaerobic digestion (AD) plant.  
  • You’ll also be involved in the maintenance and optimising of these areas to improve all aspects of the systems as well as contributing the safe operation of the plant.

What are the requirements?

  • With a background in mechanical, electrical or process Eegineering, you’ll be familiar with aspects of an energy recovery facility or similar process plant / facility and know how to use plant ancillary equipment.
  • You’ll also be familiar with pretreatment and sortation systems, pump systems, process control and measurement and have knowledge of relevant environmental legislation.
  • SUEZ will invest in you from day one with a structured development program as, experience and certifications required for the role include WAMITAB and Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) working safely qualification along with good IT skills.
  • If you don’t have all of the above don’t worry, as the extensive training programme will increase and develop your skills and expertise, providing you with the additional skills you need.

Who we are

SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is a forward-thinking company recognised as one of the top places in the UK to work. We are proud of the fantastic opportunities for personal growth and development we offer our people. As we continue to develop and grow, you can play an important part in the essential work we are doing to make businesses and communities more sustainable.

Working at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is not like most jobs – it means striving to secure our planet’s resources and being part of the resource revolution. By joining us, you will help to safeguard the environment and the public through essential waste and water management services, contribute to the sustainable development of communities, businesses and regions, and promote the emerging low-carbon circular economy.

With a raft of benefits, family-friendly policies and excellent remuneration packages, there’s never been a better time to join SUEZ recycling and recovery UK. A friendly and supportive place that you will love to work in, we believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

To find out more or apply, please complete the application form and attach your CV.

*No agencies please*

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