Plant Manager

On Line People Limited
£35,000 per annum
05 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
On Line People Limited are currently looking for a Plant Manager to work for one of our major clients based in Manor Farm, Towcester. This is initially a permanent position, working 40 hours per week and could include working every other weekend (eventually). Salary: £35,000 p/a, 24 days holiday + bank holidays, matched pension scheme, life assurance and Medicash. Job Description & Key Responsibilities: The purpose of this role is to be responsible the day to day smooth and efficient running of the Gas to Grid Anaerobic digestion plant, completing a 5 day working week including working at least 1 weekend in 3 (to be confirmed). * Manage site in line with legislation, planning permissions, permits H&S and the business manuals and documents; * Be first point of contact for all site queries; liaise with the ops team, farmers and all third parties; * Document and report all onsite activities; o Creating KPIs; o Completing daily checks and log book, visitors sign ins; o Reporting all exceptional circumstances; including breakdowns, damages, performance and incidents; * Maintain site security and access, including visitor inductions; * Management of staff on site including overseeing third party workers and contractors; monitoring and reporting their performance in line with SLAs; * Monitor plant control system (SCADA); * Monitor feedstock quality and digestate volumes; * Be available for training to become TCM (completing WAMITAB L4); * Basic maintenance of equipment and plant, reporting breakdowns to maintenance team; * Basic feedstock sampling and testing; reviewing biological data and reports; * Control spares inventory and consumables; * Fill the hopper in line with feed ration; * Operate and maintain weighbridge on site; * Other duties as required. Skills * Have a good basic knowledge of AD/biogas/feedstock * Be fully conversant in process plant engineering * Possess strong IT skills (Microsoft Office etc.) * Relevant HND/HNC/City & Guilds qualification (e.g. Electrical/mechanical engineering) * Have a good understanding of all health and safety regulations * Be organised and an excellent communicator
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