Operations Manager - Biomass
Competitive Salary & Bonus & Benefits
We're currently recruiting an Operations Manager to join the Operations Department of a state of the art Biomass Power Station in East Anglia. This plant can produce up to 44MW of power which is enough to supple 82,000 homes. The client owns and operates 9 Biomass Plants in the UK as well as an Energy from Waste facility.
Roles & Responsibilities
As the Operations Manager, you will be responsible for:
Overall responsibility for the safe and efficient operation of the plant.
The day-to-day management of all operations staff including shift teams and operations day staff
Overseeing the sites Health & Safety policies and ensures that this is upheld on site.
Ensuring the Biomass plant operates and complies within environmental regulations at all times, ensuring emissions are monitored in line with the environmental permit.
Liaising with the Management team and other relevant personnel regarding projects, maintenance, outages and programming of plant improvements.
Overseeing 3rd party contractors.
Preparing the annual budget for the operations department for review and work within this budget.
Liaising with company directors and managers as well as external stakeholders such as contractors, principal client, and the environmental agency.
Working with the Management Team on any ongoing recruitment requirements.
Deputising for the members of the Management team when required.
Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:
At least a HNC / HND Engineering qualification and a member of a recognised Engineering Institute
Ideally qualified with a degree
Recognised as a Senior Authorised Person for High Voltage Electrical Systems
IOSH or NEBOSH in Health & Safety with relevant knowledge of all applicable legislation such as PSSR, LOLER, PUWER, Safe Systems of Work, Permit to Work etc
Previous Management experience (minimum Operational / Shift Team Leader) level of an Energy from Waste or similar Steam Raising process (CHP, CCGT Power Station, Biomass, Paper Mill)
Experience in management of an Operational budget, Environmental Permits, H&S issues and staff training & development
Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:
Full benefits Package
Opportunity to join an efficient modern Biomass Power Station
How to Apply
If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to (url removed) or ring (phone number removed) and ask to speak to Dan Grosvenor who can tell you more.
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