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Day Team Leader – Energy from Waste

Day Team Leader - Energy from Waste

  • Role type : Permanent
  • Location : London
  • Salary : £55,648
  • Sector : Power
  • Ref : 25221
  • Salary: £55,648
Astute’s Power team is partnering with a leading waste management & environmental company who are looking to hire a Day Team Leader to join their Operations Team at their Energy from Waste plant in Surrey.

The Day Team Leader role comes with a salary of up to £55,000 + 10% bonus + private medical insurance.

If you’re an experienced Shift Team Leader or Senior Operator who has completed their SAP training and are looking to work a new role then submit your CV to apply today.

Responsibilities and duties 
Reporting to the Operations Manager you will: 

  • Day to day management of the Operation Technicians and the safe and efficient operation of the plant
  • Ensuring the plant is operating within its parameters whilst complying with strict HSE rules and regulations as well as company policies and procedures.
  • Managing the sites safety systems including the permit to work system and acting as an Authorised Person for the purpose of issuing permits, switching and carrying out isolations (preferably with experience up to 11kv).
  • Providing technical supervision and assistance where necessary for company and contract staff engaged in work
  • Providing effective training and monitoring of shift staff to ensure personnel are competent to undertake their duties
  • Supporting the Operations Manager with projects, including process optimisation.
  • Working within the Company Health & Safety, Environmental and Quality Systems
Professional qualifications 

We are looking for someone with the following: 

  • A relevant technical qualification such as an NVQ level 3/HNC/HNC/Degree in an engineering discipline
  • A proven track record of managing shift teams (days & nights)
  • At least 5 years’ experience in an operational environment on a power station. This could be Energy from Waste, Coal, CCGT, Biomass, CHP or Nuclear.
  • Senior Royal Navy Marine Engineers with significant Watch Keeping experience will also be considered
  • Ideally an IOSH or NEBOSH or Senior Authorised Persons Status
  • Excellent proven leadership skills
  • Flexibility to move to a shift pattern in approx. 1year.
Personal skills 

The Day Team Leader role would suit someone who has: 

  • Self-motivated individual
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills
Salary and benefits of the Day Team Leader role

  • Starting salary of up to £55,000
  • 10% bonus
  • Private medical insurance

To apply for this Day Team Leader - Energy from Waste opportunity, please complete the form below. Alternatively, send a copy of your up-to-date CV to or call 02392288284 to speak to Kyle Shinn who can tell you more. You can also connect with Kyle on LinkedIn to view other jobs they are recruiting.

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