Plant Manager - Energy from Waste

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.
Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Wilton Energy Recovery Centre, TS10 4RF
Dates that interviews will take place
Ongoing interviews
Up to £73,000 including car or car allowance plus bonus and excellent benefits
Summary of vacancy

Are you a Plant Manager, currently working in an energy from waste or energy recovery plant? Or are you working in a similar industry environment and ready for this level position as the next stage of your career?

As the Plant Manager of our Wilton Energy Recovery Centre, you’ll be in charge of an innovative facility that’s generating power in a greener, more sustainable way.

Join us in the resource revolution!

Whatever part you play at SUEZ, you’ll be doing something amazing. We need people in all kinds of roles to help us solve tomorrow’s challenges. By joining us, you’ll be contributing to a business that’s working for the planet’s future – one that’s not afraid to innovate and introduce new solutions. In return for your hard work, we’ll give you a fulfilling career within a supportive team. Here, you’ll be free to be yourself and develop in your way.


About the role

What will I be doing?

  • As the manager of an EfW plant, you’ll play a critical role in its success. You’ll have overall responsibility for its operations, maintenance and workforce, as well as compliance with regulatory standards.
  • Revenue can be up to £20million, so it’s vital that you’re equipped to manage resources, motivate and direct teams, take decisions, measure performance and develop the business.
  • Under your leadership, our plant will operate efficiently and produce as much energy as possible.

What are the requirements?

  • You will need to have strong previous experience working in a managerial position, with the ability to build and develop teams, and have a track record of meeting financial targets and KPIs. 
  • Experience of financial planning, budgeting and capital approval will also be vital for this role.
  • You’ll combine all this with either a degree or minimum HNC (or equivalent) qualification in Mechanical, Process or Electrical Engineering and your knowledge will cover the latest environmental and industry related legislation. 
  • You should hold a Health & Safety qualification (ideally NEBOSH), plus you’ll have the determination and skills to run a successful EfW plant.

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.