Assistant Shift Team Leader

Are you a process, power plant, or operations supervisor 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 are now looking to recruit Assistant Shift Team Leader to join our team at our Glasgow Energy Recovery Facility (ERF).

The Role:

The Assistant Shift Team Leader (ASTL) will oversee control room activities as well as supporting and coaching the Shift Technicians in the Operation for the Glasgow RREC (GRREC) Facility. Your day to day responsibilities will also include:

 *Coordinating the operational resources around the facility. *Coordinating deliveries and collections and ensuring that resources are available for unloading and loading. *In the absence of the Shift Team Leader, you will supervise and provide direction to the shift team at the site. *In the absence of Shift Technicians, you will operate, monitor and optimise the processes on site *Assisting in the planning, implementation and monitoring of systems and processes through good practice to maximise the process and ensuring health, safety and environmental compliance on a 24-hour shift system.

Our ideal Assistant Shift Team Leader will have:

 *Good understanding of the Management of Industrial processes *Good understand of environmental health & safety within a process or power industry *Engineering qualifications, preferably ONC / HNC (or equivalent) *Safety qualification, preferably IOSH or NEBOSH *Process or Power Plant experience *Experience in safe systems of work, issuing Permits to Work and safety documentation *Excellent communication skills are required at all levels; both verbally and written. *Ability to carry out team briefings, participate in detailed shift handovers and write concise reports

We are offering the successful Assistant Shift Team Leader a competitive salary with a package including contributory pension scheme, optional healthcare scheme 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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