Landfill Gas Technician

£23000 - 30000 Per Annum
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you an experienced Gas Technician looking to take on a new challenge? If so Viridor are recruiting and are looking for individuals just like you!

Due to continued success and growth, we are now looking to recruit a Landfill Gas Technician for our team in Parkwood, Sheffield, working 45 hours a week.

In return for your hard work as our Landfill Gas Technician, we can offer a salary of £23,000 - £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits, including:

  • Company Car, laptop, mobile phone
  • A free helpline for health, legal or personal issues available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
  • Free eye tests and prescription and safety eyewear where required.
  • A contributory pension scheme - helping you plan for later in life.
  • Childcare vouchers, payroll giving (charity donations from salary deducted before tax) and cycle to work schemes are all available through Viridor Extras,
  • Discounts on local gym membership and some of the biggest retail brands.

The ideal Landfill Gas Technician:

  • Relevant Gas Engineering qualification
  • Relevant practical experience in an associated discipline
  • An understanding of the operation and basic maintenance of landfill gas power generation and control equipment
  • Experience of working in an outdoor environment in all weather conditions
  • Full driving licence

Landfill Gas Technician Responsibilities include:

  • Undertake the safe and effective monitoring and balancing of gas collection systems
  • To undertake inspection of landfill gas management assets and raise work orders for maintenance and repairs when required.
  • Ensure that all reporting within the Computerised Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS) is effective and accurately completed after each task.
  • Responsible for the upkeep and calibration of all plant, equipment and tools used in monitoring, balancing and maintenance of landfill gas management assets

About Viridor

Viridor is one of the UK's leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies. Part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group, Viridor puts waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy. This is an exciting time to work at Viridor. We are at the forefront of the UK's green economy and we use smart people and technology to deliver our vision, bringing people together to give the world's resources new life.

If you want to work within in a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable, APPLY now for the role of Landfill Gas Technician.

Closing Date: 20th November 2017

The vacancy you have applied for is being advertised by CVWOW Ltd, the UK's leading, award winning recruitment specialist. No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status. Full terms and conditions of the CVWOW business can be found on our website.

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