Head of Engineering

Recruiter
Omega Resource Group Limited
Location
Reading
Salary
60000.0000
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client, an Independent Power Producer with a focus on the collection of UK Biomass and Energy from Waste infrastructure assets, is currently looking for a Head of Engineering.

The role will be based in Berkshire however will require fairly frequent business travel to both operational asset sites throughout the UK and supplier fuel processing sites.

The principal responsibility of the Head of Engineering will be the monitoring and verification of the safe maintenance and operation of the Group's power generation plants.

Role Responsibilities

*Manage the monitoring and verification of the operation and maintenance contracts carried out on the Group's power generation assets.

*Safety of plant operation and maintenance regimes

*Plant availability and generation review
- Analysis of common issues across the fleet
- Management of best practise reviews and knowledge transfer across fleet

*Asset maintenance and protection review
- Development of asset maintenance policy
- Assessment and audit of maintenance regimes deployed against policy requirements Annual asset performance reviews

*Verification of O&M contractor performance

*Annual maintenance budget development and review Lifecycle cost analysis

*Setting of annual performance targets

*Review of planned maintenance records and quality of maintenance activities Review of Contractor staff qualifications and training records

*Support asset facility safety and condition surveys

*Manage technical advisers for asset assessment and inspection surveys

*Manage technical interfaces with insurer's engineers for asset surveys and loss prevention system reviews.

*Support new facility design review processes

*Contribute to strategic decisions involving asset protection and maintenance policies.

*Manage and coordinate critical spares policy and inventory control across the plant fleet

*Analysis and commentary on operational management reports

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.