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Plant Manager – Anaerobic Digestion

Plant Manager - Anaerobic Digestion

  • Role type : Permanent
  • Location : Winchester
  • Salary : Salary on application
  • Sector : Renewables
  • Ref : 25118
  • Salary: Salary on application

We’re looking for an experienced Anaerobic Digestion Plant Manager / Site Manager who lives within a commutable distance, or a genuine relocator.

About the role:
Astute’s Renewables Team is partnering exclusively with a key business and influential player in the UK Anaerobic Digestion market. The company are seeking their first Site Manager to join them and with the plant currently in the construction phase, this is a very rare and unique opportunity to join a large plant from the very beginning of its existence.

If you’re wanting to work for an emerging, key player in the UK biogas sector and be a part of this best in class then please apply below.

Responsibilities and duties:
Reporting to the Operations Director you will:

  • Have full accountability for the site; its compliance, profitability and managing all operational aspects on a daily basis
  • Managing the site effectively to promote a positive, health and safety focussed culture
  • Liaise with all relevant governing bodies when necessary and deal with any escalations
  • Communicating tasks, responsibilities and expected levels of performance to the team
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with influential key, internal and external stakeholders
  • Manage the Environmental Permit and its conditions, the Odour Management Plan and all relevant certifications for the site
  • Ensure PAS110 and spreading compliance
  • Attend safety management meetings when necessary
  • Be very commercially aware with overall management of incoming feedstock and biogas yield
  • Other duties are required

Professional qualifications:
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • A higher education in a relevant engineering discipline is preferable
  • Experience in Anaerobic Digestion and if not, a very similar process
  • Excellent, demonstrable experience in managing teams
  • UK driving licence

 Salary and benefits of the Plant Manager role:

  • Comprehensive financial package
  • Performance related bonus
  • Company pension
  • 25 days holiday

How to apply?
To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up-to-date CV and covering letter to or call 07458161788 to speak to Tim Norford who can tell you more.  


To apply for this Plant Manager - Anaerobic Digestion opportunity, please complete the form below. Alternatively, send a copy of your up-to-date CV to or call 02393910108 to speak to Tim Norford who can tell you more. You can also connect with Tim on LinkedIn to view other jobs they are recruiting.

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