Shift Plant Operator Power / Steam Raising / Environmental

Recruiter
Cordant Technical and Engineering
Location
Leeds
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Shift Plant Operator (Power / Steam Raising / Environmental)

£40k-41k & overtime, excellent pension, flexible benefits

Leeds

The Opportunity:

We are currently recruiting a Shift Plant Operator (Power / Steam Raising / Environmental) to be based in Leeds. The Shift Plant Operator (Power / Steam Raising / Environmental) role represents an excellent opportunity to come in to a world leading organisation with state of the art equipment in a role where you will be assisting in the operations of the equipment and ultimately facility.

TheShift Managers (Operations / Steam Raising / HV / Environmental)role is a shift pattern of 40 hours per week - shifts-2 days, 2 nights, 4 off. Anything over this is overtime.

The Role:

For the Shift Plant Operator (Power / Steam Raising / Environmental) you will be operating plant equipment such as boiler and turbine operation, with DSC control environment on a state of the art facility. You will have operators working underneath you on what is a 24 / 7 continuous operation and will be hands on yourself where needed. This is on the Operation side of the facility and you will come from Waste to Energy or potential the likes of coal fired power plant and have steam raising experience, permit to work knowledge, HV knowledge and awareness of environmental emissions and regulation.

  • Operate equipment, including mobile plant and refuse cranes and including first line fault diagnosis
  • Ensure compliance with the Environmental Permit and Environment Agency regulations / Health & Safety
  • ideally with a good knowledge of boiler and turbine operation, preferably with DSC control environment
  • Maximise efficiency and throughput of the plant to optimise power generation
  • Carry out routine inspections and adjustments/operations as required
  • Assist the Shift Manager with the operation and monitoring of the facility from central and localised control centres

The Person:

For the Shift Plant Operator (Power / Steam Raising / Environmental) we are looking for a qualified engineer who has worked in the operations of a similar facility. Ideally, you will have engineering experience operating of steam turbines / pressure systems / process / power / waste / chemical / Naval background etc. You MUST have steam raising experience, permit to work knowledge and awareness of environmental emissions and regulation.

  • Operator / Technician experience is required to be successful in this position
  • Experience in the power / energy industry from a waste, industrial or naval environment. I
  • ideally with a good knowledge of boiler and turbine operation, preferably with DSC control environment
  • An understanding of current environmental and Health & Safety regulations
  • Possess excellent numerical skills in order to understand complex engineering processes
  • Steam raising experience, permit to work knowledge and awareness of environmental emissions and regulation

The Company:

This is working with a multi billion pound blue-chip organisation who invest heavily in their staff with excellent careers.

Cordant is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.