Major Maintenance Technician

North West
Lancashire, Manchester
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:
Maintenance Engineer
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Salary Description:
£Competitive + Benefits
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Are you an experienced Major Maintenance Technician or 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.

Due to continued success and growth, we are now looking to recruit a Major Maintenance Technician for our Pilsworth team, based in Bury. You'll work 45 hours a week, Monday to Friday, with weekends occasionally required.

The Role:

As our Major Maintenance Technician, you'll complete routine and non-routine in-frame rebuilds and de-cokes of the LFG and AD utilisation equipment. You will ensure the agreed build isn't compromised and that repairs are executed on time without disruption to other site activities.

The Major Maintenance Technician will provide a fully comprehensive overhaul and repair service for the entire Power Gen portfolio of equipment. You will attend sites for scheduled planned shutdowns and conduct the job brief within the allotted time or better following OEM guide and industry best practice.

Additionally, you'll assist the Lead Major Maintenance Technician to identify and specify any unforeseen anomalies that weren't part of the job brief or have resulted as a consequence of site conditions.

Our Ideal Major Maintenance Technician:

 *Planned preventative maintenance of large reciprocating Powergen assets *Practical experience of engine, plant process maintenance and diagnostics *Electrical and electronic experience in low voltage systems *Proven hands on experience of the operation and maintenance of equipment relevant to the role. *General engineering and operations experience in a heavy engineering environment. *Practical experience of engine, plant process maintenance and diagnostics *Electrical and electronic experience in low voltage systems *City & Guilds (or equivalent) in mechanical engineering *Full driving License

Rewards and Benefits:

In return for your hard work as our Major Maintenance Technician, we can offer a Competitive salary plus use of a company van and excellent benefits, including:

 *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. *Payroll giving (charity donations from salary deducted before tax) and cycle to work schemes are all available through Viridor Extras, *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, 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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