Landfill Gas Technician

Are you an experienced Gas Technician 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 a Landfill Gas Technician for our Pilsworth team in Bury, working 45 hours a week, Monday to Friday (with a Saturday on-call requirement).

The Role:

As our Landfill Gas Technician, you will undertake the safe and effective monitoring and balancing of gas collection systems (GCS) in order to optimise Viridor's landfill gas resource for regulatory compliance and for commercial benefit through power generation.

You will carry out other monitoring, analysis, record keeping and reporting on the status of gas collection systems and associated control and utilisation equipment to ensure that process control and health is optimised, and regulatory and Company requirements are met.

The Landfill Gas Technician will be responsible for the upkeep and calibration of all plant, equipment and tools used in monitoring, balancing and maintenance of landfill gas management assets in line with routine and planned preventative maintenance schedules. You'll ensure that spare parts and consumables are available when required.

The ideal Landfill Gas Technician:

 *An understanding of the operation and basic maintenance of landfill gas power generation and control equipment *Relevant practical experience in an associated discipline *An understanding of the operation and basic maintenance of landfill gas power generation and control equipment *Experience and willingness to work in an outdoor environment in all weather conditions *conceptual understanding of landfill engineering, including containment engineering, Landfill Gas and leachate engineering would be advantageous *IOSH Supervising Safely certification would be beneficial *Full UK driving licence

Rewards and Benefits:

In return for your hard work as our Landfill Gas Technician, we can offer a competitive salary per annum plus excellent benefits, including:

 *Company Van, laptop, mobile phone *A free helpline for health, legal or personal issues available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. *Free eye tests and prescription and safety eyewear where required. *A contributory pension scheme - helping you plan for later in life. *Discounts on local gym membership and some of the biggest retail brands

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, please 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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