JOB TITLE: Plant Manager (Power)

Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Shrewsbury
Job Reference : 10234 Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 05/12/2013
Salary & Benefits : £54000 - £58000 per annum + bonus, car allowance + more
Experience Required : See Job Description
Education Required : See Job Description

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Job Summary

Plant Manager (Power) £54-58k + 27.5% bonus, £9,600 car allowance, BUPA, Pension + a lot more Shrewsbury

Job Description

Plant Manager (Power)
£54-58k + 27.5% bonus, £9,600 car allowance, BUPA, Pension + a lot more

The Opportunity:

Plant Manager (Power) required for our client who are one of the world's largest and most established organisations. The Plant Manager (Power) is to manage a new facility so this is an opportunity for an established professional to come in to a new project right at the start, be involved in all the recruitment of the new facility and forge a strong career.

With all the potential financial aspects, this can be worth over £83k per annum with additional benefits.

The Role:

The Plant Manager (Power) is to manage all aspects of a new Energy Recovery Facility. You are to be involved in co-ordinating all activities on site, all the financial side (including budgets) reporting to the Regional Director.

*Establishes and delivers an effective safety and environmental compliance culture for all plant and processes on site, including the methods and organisation of work.
*Directs the operations to deliver on financial and technical performance targets
*Identifies, plans and authorises improvements to systems and processes to deliver continual improvement in safety, environmental and process efficiency
*Prepares an annual budget for review and subsequently works within an approved revenue, cost and
*Undertake all aspects of staff management, including recruitment, induction, appraisals, training & development, disciplinary & grievance
*Direct and co-ordinate all aspects of the Energy Recovery Facility, liaising with the site Operations Manager and Maintenance Manager
*Ensures compliance with the company's Quality and Environmental Management System and Health and Safety Policies;
*Ensures that the facility operates within legal requirements and environmental legislation ISO 9001,1401,1800;
*Carries out internal and external audits

The Person:

For the Plant Manager (Power), we are looking for somebody who comes from an engineering background and has worked their way up to management level to a strong level. You MUST have done this in power or within a power station, although people from a technical forces background - like the Navy - have proven successful in the past.

*Good knowledge of MSW Incineration and Power Generation, preferably having experience at a Management level in one of these areas.
*Knowledge of current H&S issues and safe working systems
*Knowledge of Environmental Permits and associated reporting regime
*A practical Engineer with an appropriate level of experience in a supervisory Operations role within a process industry, gained in a Chemical, Waste Incineration or Power Generation environment, ideally involving steam raising plant
*Experience of managing budgets and in training and development of staff

The Company:

The Company are the market leader across the world in their particular field and believe strongly in the development and career progression of all of their staff, employing 320,000 people worldwide. Although they are picky with people they bring in, this is as it is the beginning of a long term career and they pride themselves on having the best staff.

Plant Manager (Power)


Job Keywords

Plant, power, power station, operations manager, health and safety, HSE, electrical, mechanical, energy, budget, engineer, manager

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