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Gas & Maintenance Engineer

Widnes, Cheshire
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Gas & Maintenance Engineer Location: Widnes/ Dagenham Overview on Client Our client operates as integrated recycling units, processing a variety of food wastes to produce renewable energy, heat and ReGrow, a nutrient-rich fertiliser for local farms. The plants also recycle the food waste packaging. The plants provide an environmentally sustainable solution for all waste producers looking for a safe method of diverting food waste from landfill. The Role: As a Gas Systems & Maintenance Engineer based at thier Widnes or Dagenham site. This is a full-time permanent position, working 48 hours per week. Your duties and responsibilities will vary based on the Company s requirements but will include: Ensure all aspects of the gas upgrading plants are maintained in compliance to legislation and in accordance with manufacturers specifications. Preventative and reactive maintenance of Widnes and Dagenham gas upgrading plants including Grid Entry Units and other ancillary equipment. This will involve hands-on mechanical engineering work. Develop structured Planned Preventative Maintenance systems and operational checks & monitoring. Explore potential for condition monitoring. Support both sites remotely and with a physical presence to ensure the plants are fully operational. Liaise with technology providers wherever necessary. Suggest and implement improvement measures for gas upgrading optimisation and reliability. To be party to setting annual engineering budgets and ensuring that KPIs are monitored and met. Assist wherever necessary in future ReFood expansion plans throughout all three sites The Person: Experience in a solid engineering background with process engineering knowledge. Experience working with biogas and/or natural gas systems is essential. Formal training to support this experience is also desirable. Experienced in carrying out mechanical fitting tasks Previous experience of working in a process environment is desirable. Good written and verbal communication and IT skills - must be proficient with MS Office. Ability to multi-task and prioritise workload. Good problem-solving skills and ability to work well under pressure. Electrical fault finding skills preferred but not essential. Additional information: Hours 48 hours per week Holiday Allowance 25 days, plus bank holidays. Pension The Company will make contributions of 7% of earnings into the scheme. In addition, for every 1% the employee contributes the Company will contribute a further 0.5% up to a maximum Company contribution of 10%. Private Health Care Scheme once completed 2 years service. Death in service 3x annual salary
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  • Job Reference: 707264061-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Staffline Express
    Staffline Express
  • Location: Widnes, Cheshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent