Mechanical Engineer

Are you an experienced Mechanical Engineer looking for a new challenge? 

Viridor is one of the UK's leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies. Part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group, Viridor puts waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy. This is an exciting time to work at Viridor. We are at the forefront of the UK's green economy and we use smart people and technology to deliver our vision, bringing people together to give the world's resources new life.

We have a new and exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer based at our Glasgow Recycling and Renewable Energy Centre (GRREC).

Mechanical Engineer Role:

The Mechanical Engineer is responsible for all aspects of the mechanical engineering and maintenance at the Glasgow RREC, in co-operation with the Electrical and C & I Engineers. You'll ensure optimal long-term availability of the plant, preserving the value of the assets and to meet set health and safety, environmental and financial targets.

The Mechanical Engineer is responsible for efficient planning and execution of maintenance activities associated with the Glasgow RREC plant, including the stores and workshops management. You'll coordinate, schedule and plan maintenance activities during planned and unplanned shutdowns and manage statutory inspections, ensuring all documentation is completed and up to date.

Work as part of a management team striving for continual improvement, you will ensure the plant Maintenance Management System is utilised to its full potential and that Viridor policies and health, safety and environmental statutory requirements are adhered to.

Our ideal Mechanical Engineer will have:

 *Possess appropriate Engineering qualifications such as HNC (or equivalent) *Knowledge of repair methods of mechanical machinery and material *Experience in working with Permits to Work and Safe System of Work *Excellent communicational skills are required at all levels; both verbally and written *Good organisational skills and the ability to think logically and solve problems effectively *Experience in supervise teams and contractors to deliver agreed Key Performance Indicators (KPI's) *Experience in working with a Computerised Maintenance Management System (CMMS)

In return for your hard work as our Mechanical Engineer, we can offer a competitive salary plus excellent benefits, including pension, healthcare and a range of flexible benefits.

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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