Graduate Process / Mechanical Engineer - ERF

North West
Cheshire, Warrington
Industry Sector:
Renewable Energy jobs, Waste Jobs, Environmental Jobs, Environment Jobs, Recycling Jobs, Renewable Jobs, Waste Management Jobs, Waste to Energy Jobs, Energy Jobs
Job Category:
Engineering, Graduate/Junior/Trainee, Manufacturing, Energy Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Process Engineer
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Education Level:
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£27,000 to £27,000 per annum
Salary Description:
27000 Per Annum + benefits
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Graduate Process / Mechanical Engineer – ERF
Locations can include: Trident Park, Runcorn, Avonmouth, Ardley, Glasgow, Dunbar or Beddington (with UK travel)
Salary – £27,000

At Viridor, we're one of the UK's leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies and part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group. We put waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy and are at the forefront of the UK's green economy.

Fast growing and investing over £1.2bn in the development of a network of advanced Energy Recovery Facilities (ERF) across the UK, we're reducing the reliance on landfill or exporting waste for treatment whilst becoming a revenue generating business. 

As our new Graduate ERF Engineer joining our teams in the ERFs, you'll provide technical support and analysis. Working closely alongside other disciplines in the ERF business (Operations and Engineering), you'll help identify issues and challenges in relation to quality, design, installation or operation, which have an impact on the safe and efficient operation and maintenance of an ERF and work towards solutions. This is an innovative environment that requires innovative ways of thinking. 

You'll also be undertaking data collection, project planning, IT and administrative work in in support of the ERF in specified projects therefore a good attention to detail and adaptable approach are key.

A team player, you'll have a relevant degree, such as Mechanical or Process Engineering, alongside a full driving license. You'll also have strong relationship building, organisational and analytical skills, a ‘can do' attitude and be able to communicate information and new ideas effectively.

In return, we're committed to ensuring your professional development, assisting with obtaining your Chartered status and becoming a technical expert. We'll also ensure that you'll benefit from a personal mentor within the business.

The Graduate ERF Engineer will report to the Head of Performance Improvement supporting the continuous improvement approach to the business. Experience or knowledge of the waste industry or environmental services is desirable but not expected.

The Graduate ERF Engineer will be based at one of the following locations including Ardley, Trident Park, Runcorn, Dunbar, Glasgow, Avonmouth, Beddington with travel between the different sites. You may be required to relocate in line with business requirement.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our fast-growing business and be a part of how we're shaping the future.

<u>Closing date is 5.30pm, 1st June 2019.</u> Assessments and selection will be undertaken between June and August 2019. Intake date will be early October 2019.

If you want to work within in a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable, click Apply.

No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status.

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