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Multi-skilled Shift Operations & Maintenance Technician

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Shepperton, Surrey
Dates that interviews will take place
W/C 03rd May 2021
£44,603.86 + Bonus + 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 or alternative energy facility?

When you join SUEZ, you get more than a brand-new role.

Your work will help us deliver innovative and environmentally responsible solutions for water and waste management. You will get a chance to help us preserve and restore our planet’s natural capital for future generations. It’s a career that’s not only exciting, but full of opportunities as well as professional and personal fulfilment.

About the role

About the Role

  • This role will be working a 24 hr shift pattern consisting of an 8 day rotating cycle of Day/Day/Night/Night/Off/Off/Off/Off. 
  • This pattern will include structured holidays.
  • This role will receive a 20% Shift Allowance for this pattern which is included in the advertised salary.

What will I be doing?

  • You’ll be responsible for one (or several) of the key lines at our alternative energy facility. That means you’ll continuously monitor, control, adjust and troubleshoot this line/s and the processes involved.
  • The aim is to maximise availability and efficiency, while ensuring everything works in a safe, environmentally compliant way, according to regulations.
  • 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.

What are the requirements?

  • With a background in mechanical, electrical or process engineering, qualified ideally to HNC level (or equivalent) in a related subject, you’ll be familiar with all aspects of an EfW site or similar process plant environment.
  • SUEZ will invest in you from day one with a structured development program.
  • Additional beneficial experience includes managing SSOW (safe systems of work), 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.

*** Known internally as an AE Senior Operations Technician ***

Who we are

At SUEZ the efficient and sustainable management of resources around the globe is at the heart of everything we do. Respect – acting ethically and with integrity – is one of our core values. We’re passionate about the environment and believe in protecting our world. Over 90,000 likeminded people worldwide makes for an incredible team, where collaboration and trust are part of the way we work. With true team spirit, we can give our customers a standard of service that goes above and beyond and ensure that our local communities have access to essential water and waste services.

We thank our people for all they do with development opportunities, wide-ranging benefits and rewards that reflect their hard work. In a friendly, supportive environment, you’ll be inspired to grow and play your part in creating a better future for all.   

*No agencies please* 

Closing Date
Once we have sufficient applicants we withhold the right to close job vacancies early.