Electrical Engineer

Are you an experienced Electrical Engineer looking to take on 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 now have an excellent opportunity for an Electrical Engineer to join us at our state of the art Runcorn EfW Site.

The Electrical Engineer Role:

The Electrical Engineer is responsible for all electrical engineering and maintenance, with some aspects of mechanical engineering, at the Runcorn Energy from Waste Plant. You will work in co-operation with the Mechanical and C & I Engineer to coordinate, schedule and plan maintenance activities during planned or unplanned shutdowns

The Electrical Engineer goal is to ensure optimal long-term availability of the plant, preserving the value of the assets and complying with environmental health and safety requirements. You'll also ensure financial targets are met within the electrical department.

The Electrical Engineer is responsible for efficient planning and execution of maintenance activities within the Runcorn EfW plant, including the workshops management. You'll participate in continual personal development within the organisation to achieve improved performance, promote flexible team working by creating an environment which will enable the team to identify issues and create innovative solutions.

The ideal Electrical Engineer:

Previous Electrical Maintenance experience within a Manufacturing or industrial plant is essential.

You'll have knowledge of repair methods of electrical machinery and equipment, plus an understanding of safe systems of work and Preventative Maintenance Systems.

You'll have an appropriate Engineering qualification such as ONC / HNC and hold a position of Senior Authorised Person (SAP) and be qualified to work on both LV and HV electrical systems. The post holder will have excellent communication skills with the ability to think logically and solve problems effectively.

This position will require response to plant and equipment breakdowns both during normal working hours and outside of normal working hours to ensure that vital work is achieved timely and accurately.

Rewards & Benefits:

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

This is a great opportunity to join our fast growing business. 

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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