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Control Room Operator

Sittingbourne, Kent
£52,000 to £54,300
Job Type
7 Sep 2022
Shift Plant Operator Energy from Waste Circa £54,300 + bonus + benefits Sittingbourne, Kent MC Technical Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Shift Plant Operator / Control Room Operator to join the operations department of a newly commissioned Energy from Waste Power Station near Sittingbourne in Kent. The Shift Plant Operator will be responsible for starting, stopping and monitoring the plant via a DCS system to ensure the site meets its operational targets in a safe and efficient manner. As a Shift Plant Operator, you will be responsible for: Starting, stopping and monitoring boilers, steam turbines, pumps, water treatment plant and heat exchangers via the DCS Performing basic first line maintenance tasks and reporting any defects to the Shift Team Leader Assisting with shutdown activities within the plant ensuring downtime is kept to a minimum Monitoring the sites CEMS and making appropriate operational adjustments when needed Coordinate, direct and train the Assistant Operator and Day Operators when required Carrying out all activities with the highest regard for health and safety To be considered for this role you should have: A minimum of 4 years of operational experience gained in a heavy process environment that involves the generation of high-pressure steam e.g. power generation, chemical, refinery, CHP etc A relevant engineering qualification such as HNC/ONC/apprenticeship etc Merchant and Royal Navy Engineers with significant watchkeeping experience will be considered Ideally experience with basic first line maintenance work on auxiliary plant such as compressors, fans, pumps, dryers etc. An adaptive approach to working routines and willingness to work on a shift pattern that involves 12-hour shifts This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading business within the energy from waste sector. The role comes with: A competitive basic salary with shift pay up to £54,300. A performance related bonus up to 10%, Private medical cover A company pension A chance to join the growing EFW industry on a relatively new plant If you are interested in this role, please apply via the link below or contact Steve Utton at MC Technical Recruitment on (phone number removed) / (url removed) for a confidential chat
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  • Job Reference: 706350071-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: MC Technical Recruitment Ltd
    MC Technical Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Sittingbourne, Kent
  • Salary: £52,000 to £54,300
  • Bonus/Benefits: bonus, private medical
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent