EfW Senior Operations Technician - Wilton

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Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Dates that interviews will take place
W/C 17th December 2018
From £30,979 + Bonus + Benefits
Summary of vacancy

Are you working in a process plant environment within the Power Generation, Chemical Process / Production, Waste Water Treatment or similar Engineering industry?

Or do you already know your way around Energy from Waste (EfW) facility?

Help create power from sustainable sources.

A greener, more environmentally-friendly UK is possible – and we’re making it happen.

As a Senior Shift Operations Technician at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK, you’ll be contributing to an ever growing established recycling and recovery company that’s helping customers reduce their impact on the environment, conserve natural resources and reduce landfill.

What will I be doing as a Senior Shift Operations Technician?

  • You’ll be responsible for one (or several) of the key lines at our Energy from Waste plant. That means you’ll continuously monitor, control, adjust and troubleshoot this line/s and the processes involved.
  • The aim is to maximise availability and efficiency, while ensuring everything works in a safe, environmentally compliant way, according to regulations.
  • Day-to-day, you’ll keep logs, flag up and deal with problems, operate the waste cranes and take samples.
  • You’ll also deputise for the Shift Manager, which will give you the chance to enhance your skills.
  • Managing plant operations.

What are the requirements? (Experience and qualifications)

  • With a background in Mechanical, Electrical or Process Engineering, qualified ideally to HNC level (or equivalent) in a related subject, you’ll be familiar with all aspects of an EfW site or similar process plant environment.
  • SUEZ will invest in you from day one with a structured development program  based on experience.
  • Certifications required for the role include; a BOAS Cert IBO, a NEBOSH General Certificate, knowledge of root cause analysis, safe working procedures and accident investigation. If you don’t have all of the above don’t worry, as the extensive training programme will increase and develop your skills and expertise, providing you with the additional skills you need.
  • Additional beneficial experience includes managing SSOW (safe systems of work), working with boilers, incinerators, high voltage switchgear and ideally be / have been a fire marshal with First Aid training. From start through to completion of your training programme, you’ll be a valuable member of the site team.

Our approach

With a raft of benefits, family-friendly policies and excellent remuneration packages, there’s never been a better time to join SUEZ recycling and recovery UK.

We are proud of our fantastic opportunities for personal growth and development as we continue to build and grow our forward thinking company and you could play a key part in our success.

A friendly and supportive place that you will love to work, we believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. We also expect our people to be enthusiastic and responsible. If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

SUEZ recycling and recovery UK, formerly SITA UK, are an equal opportunities employer.

To find out more or apply, please complete the application form and attach your CV.

If you apply for any of our vacancies and do not receive an automated response within 24 hours of submitting your application, please telephone our recruitment helpline on 01934 524070.


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This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.