Senior Operations Technicians - Alternative Energy

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.
Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Eco Park Surrey, Shepperton, TW17 8QA
Dates that interviews will take place
W/C 18th November 2019
£45,000 (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 engineering industry? Or do you already know your way around an Anaerobic Digestion (AD) or Alternative Energy Facility (AEF)?

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?

  • Working a four on / four off shift pattern, you will be responsible for one (or several) of the key lines at our Alternative Energy Facility (AEF). That means you’ll continuously monitor, control, adjust and troubleshoot this line/s and the processes involved.
  • Day-to-day, you’ll keep logs, flag up and deal with problems, operate the waste cranes and take samples.
  • You’ll also deputise for the Shift Manager, which will give you the chance to enhance your skills, managing plant operations.
  • The aim is to maximise availability and efficiency, while ensuring everything works in a safe, environmentally compliant way, according to regulations.

What are the requirements?

  • With a background in mechanical, electrical or process engineering, ideally qualified to higher national certificate (HNC) level or equivalent in a related subject.
  • Familiarity with all aspects of an energy-from-waste (EfW) site or similar process plant environment.
  • SUEZ will invest in you from day one with a structured development program as, experience and certifications required for the role include; a Boiler Operation Accreditation Scheme (BOAS) Certified Industrial Boiler Operator (Cert IBO) status, a National Examination Board in Occupational Health and Safety (NEBOSH) general certificate, knowledge of root cause analysis, safe working procedures and accident investigation.
  • 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.

Additional beneficial experience includes managing safe systems of work (SSOW), working with boilers, incinerators, high voltage switchgear and ideally be / have been a fire marshal with first aid training. From start through to completion of your training programme, you’ll be a valuable member of the site team.

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*

Closing Date
This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.