Field Service Team Leader

Are you an experienced Field Service Engineer with supervisory experience 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 an excellent opportunity for a Field Service Team Leader to join our team, working 45 hours a week. The successful candidate must be available to work on a call out rota and be willing to travel throughout our south west portfolio.  The base location for this role is Broadpath.

What will you be doing?

As our Field Service Team Leader, you will lead a small Regional team, providing unplanned technical support and troubleshooting to the Powergen assets and Operational teams. These Powergen assets include but are not limited to; spark and compression ignition internal combustion engines, gas turbines, PV, LFG flares/gas plants, gas holders, compressors, and all electrical and mechanical ancillary equipment.

You will schedule and support the Field Service Technicians, managing their contracted hours, holidays, development and conducting performance appraisal reviews.

The Field Service Team Leader will be proactive, and creative, in problem solving and use initiative while maintaining exchange of information between the Engineering, Operations and Asset Optimisation team. You will assist in the development and implementation of maintenance routines, procedures and best practice

What do you need?

 *Planned preventative maintenance experience of large reciprocating Powergen assets *Strong team management skills *Practical experience of maintaining and testing low voltage systems *City & Guilds, HND, HNC or equivalent in Electrical or Electrical / Mechanical Engineering *Practical experience of engine, plant process maintenance and diagnostics *General engineering and operations experience in a heavy engineering environment *Practical and innovative engineering and maintenance skills *Practical experience of engine, plant process maintenance and diagnostics *The ability to be tactful, strong and resilient in demanding situations *Electrical and electronic experience in low voltage systems *A full UK driving licence

What can Viridor offer you?

We are offering the successful Field Service Team Leader a competitive salary, plus a company van for business use and a package including contributory pension scheme, optional healthcare and a range of flexible benefits. 

If you want to work within 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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