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Engineering and Maintenance Manager – Energy from Waste Power Station

Engineering and Maintenance Manager - Energy from Waste Power Station

  • Role type : Permanent
  • Location : Croydon
  • Salary : £77,694
  • Sector : Power
  • Ref : 25144
  • Salary: £77,694
Astute’s Power team is partnered with a market leading Energy company to recruit an Engineering & Maintenance Manager for their Energy from Waste Power Station in Croydon, South London.

The vital Engineering & Maintenance Manger role comes with a basic salary of circa £73,000 + a South East living allowance of £4,694 per annum + excellent bonus + benefits.

If you’re an Engineering/Maintenance Manager and are looking to work for an organisation that puts integrity and people at the forefront of everything it does, then submit your CV to apply today.

Responsibilities and duties

Reporting to the Plant Manager you will be responsible for:


  • Leading, training, and developing a team of multi skilled engineers and technicians responsible for maintaining all plant equipment to the highest of standards to ensure maximum availability.
  • Liaising with the Operations Manager and site Engineers for the purpose of plant improvement / modification / upgrade work
  • Planning and managing plant outages.
  • Managing the maintenance department’s budget.
  • Developing the sites out of hours maintenance cover arrangements
Professional qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:


  • Ideally having a HNC minimum qualification in an engineering discipline such as Mechanical, Electrical, Controls and Instrumentation, etc
  • Ideally a formal health and safety qualification such as IOSH or NEBOSH
Experience, knowledge and personal skills:

The Engineering & Maintenance Manager role would suit someone who has:


  • Supervisory or management experience in a Maintenance/Engineering role on a power station or similar heavy process environment such as Power Generation (EfW, Biomass, CCGT, Coal, etc), Paper Mills, Refineries, Petrochemical, etc.
  • Strong knowledge of pressure systems safety regulations (PSSR) would be ideal
  • Experience working with rotating plant and steam boilers.
  • Knowledge of environmental permits, H&S issues and safe working environments
  • Experience of managing budgets
Salary and benefits of the Engineering & Maintenance Manager role


  • Basic salary of c.£73,000
  • South East living allowance of £4,694 per annum
  • Excellent bonus 
  • Other excellent benefits


To apply for this Engineering and Maintenance Manager - Energy from Waste Power Station opportunity, please complete the form below. Alternatively, send a copy of your up-to-date CV to or call 02392288282 to speak to Arjun Patel who can tell you more. You can also connect with Arjun on LinkedIn to view other jobs they are recruiting.

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