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Site Supervisor

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : SSHRR
  • Location: England, Hertfordshire, Hoddesdon
  • Sector: Energy From Waste, Renewables
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 11/01/2017
This vacancy has now expired.
One of UK's leading organic waste management operators are looking to hire a highly skilled Site Supervisor to work in a hands-on and varied operational role at their AD plant in Hertfordshire which converts organic waste into biogas to generate green electricity. This exciting position pays a competitive salary of £26,000 + per annum plus an impressive benefits package. This is a fantastic opportunity to play a key part in the development of a green energy start-up company.
The shift team leader takes the lead in managing the Plant Operative, Multi-skilled Fitter Operative and Labourer on each shift. This is a critical role to ensure safe and steady operations of the plant. The AD Plant includes a number of waste reception tanks, digesters, gas collection systems, a gas flare and a biogas engine along with a number of pumps and valves and SCADA monitoring equipment.

Site Supervisor duties and responsibilities:
* Manage all daily health, safety and environmental concerns on the plant/ Ensure plant quality compliance by addressing all potential contamination issues.
* Optimise plant operations through maintenance and use of SCADA system to achieve key performance indicators.
* Manage all activities of the shift team.
* Manage feedstock deliveries and offloads.
* Assist/supervise plant maintenance work and inspections to improve reliability.
* Develop and brief out risk assessments and method statements to shift teams on the plant.
* Track and report plant performance information.

Site Supervisor desired experience:
* Previous experience of working in a similar environment (Recycling/Waste to Energy).
* People management experience.
* Flexible, positive and proactive attitude to your work.
* Mechanical or electrical engineering experience or qualifications highly desirable.
* Experience of driving mobile plant it is essential (tele-handler/loading shovel).
* Flexibility to work shifts.
* Good communication skills.
* Experience with SCADA monitoring equipment.

If this sounds like something you are particularly interested in, please apply with an updated version of your CV to or feel free to give me a call on +44 207 268 9327.

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