Our client, an owner and operator of biogas production facilities throughout the UK is looking to recruit an additional plant operator to their expanding team.
Plant Operator Key duties & Responsibilities
*Operating control systems to achieve plant start-up, continuous operation, shut down and testing.
*Carrying out detailed routine operational plant inspections, first line fault finding and minor repairs and maintenance.
*Close monitoring of plant and equipment to identify any issues and ensuring that any defects are logged onto the maintenance management system.
*Manage the site weighbridge and ensure feedstock deliveries are accepted and properly recorded in accordance with acceptance procedures & Risk Assessments and Method Statements (RAMS)
*Record deliveries and digestate removal
*Loading of the feed hopper using telehandler/forklift operations.
*Safe loading of digestate material for removal from site.
*Taking of feed samples for testing
*Remote operation and monitoring of site out of hours via an electronic system on a rota basis, including attending site out of hours in the event of breakdown etc. This includes bank holidays and weekends working.
*Ensuring that site cleanliness and hygiene requirements are maintained to the highest standards at all times.
Our client offers opportunities for advancement & training programmes
Plant Operator Qualifications/ Abilities/ Experience
*Telehandler training/ license or similar
*A hands-on practical individual with experience of agricultural or similar environment
*Mechanical / Electrical skills
*Experience of ensiling/ clamping (preferred but not essential)
*Full UK Driving License
Please apply ASAP