Shift Technician

Recruiter
Resource Direct Recruitment Limited
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Mar 2019
Closes
15 Apr 2019
Sector
Engineering
Job Type
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Resource Direct Recruitment (RDR) is an internal recruitment for a global energy services and facilities management group. Our recruiting expertise spans across facilities management (hard and soft services), corporate, executive, sales, marketing, procurement, operations, manufacturing, engineering, finance, IT and HR. We pride ourselves in recruiting the best talent and offer insight on recruitment industry trends.

RDR are recruiting for a Shift Technician for our key client based in Hull. This is a permanent, full time role working 40 hours per week. On offer is a competitive salary with shift allowance and a benefits package.

General Overview:

Reporting directly to the Shift Controller, the holder will work as a member of a small shift team, and will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the Energy from Waste facility. The Shift Technician will be involved in working with, and assisting in improving, the site systems and responsibility for areas of site maintenance is also expected. The Shift Technician may be required to deputise for the Shift Manager during periods of extended absence and manage plant operations.

Roles and Responsibilities of the Shift Technician:

* Operating the plant to ensure compliance with all relevant Health, Safety and Environmental legislation.

* Carrying out plant-related routine duties to ensure plant performance, availability and reliability is maintained to a high level.

* Application of safe systems of work.

* When deputising for the Shift Controller, be responsible for the issuing permits under the onsite permit-to-work system.

* Plant & control system first line fault diagnosis and reporting.

* Planning, organising and supervising certain maintenance activities.

* Assisting Site Engineers on projects and outage preparation

* General maintenance of plant dependent on individual's competence

* Responsibility for producing and maintaining identified site documentation and procedures

* Using a SCADA system you will be required to start, stop and monitor turbines, boilers, pumps, water treatment plant and more

* Performing plant walk round and daily checks to ensure equipment is operating correctly and efficiently

* Providing technical supervision and assistance where necessary for company and contract staff

* Keep operating logs and plant records as requested by the Operations Manager.

* Undertake any miscellaneous tasks as directed by the Shift Controller.

* Carry out daily boiler water sampling and chemical analysis. Complete remedial actions as detailed by Shift Controller.

* At all times contribute to the business objectives for the efficient operation of the Energy from Waste facility

Qualifications and Required Experience:

* Competency in all aspects of CHP plant operation.

* Conversant with MS packages.

* Power Station / CHP operations and maintenance experience.

* Experience on an EfW or similar process plant is desirable.

* An IOSH or NEBOSH qualification is desirable but not essential.

How to Apply:

Please apply directly for the Shift Technician vacancy.

Due to the high volume of applicants we will not contact unsuccessful applicants at screening process.

For this role you must have evidence of right to work in the UK. There is no re-location package with this job role. RDR do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community