Trainee Plant Operator - Power Station

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1350879120-2
  • Date Posted: 8 June 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: MC Technical Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Suffolk
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Civil Engineering, Engineering
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

Plant Operations Assistant Power Station

Circa £30,000 - £35,000 + benefits

Snetterton area, Norfolk

MC Technical Recruitment are currently recruiting a Plant Operations Assistant to join a biomass power station near Snetterton in Norfolk. As a Plant Operator you will be responsible for a range of operational activities to ensure the plant hits its production targets in a safe and efficient manner.

Roles and Responsibilities

As the Plant Operations Assistant, you will be responsible for:

  • Performing plant walk-arounds and inspections, ensuring optimum performance of machinery
  • Assisting with plant shutdowns and preventative maintenance
  • Training up on the DCS (Distributed Control System)
  • Operating a range of mobile plant including FLTs, excavators etc
  • Undertaking training on the operation systems and operator duties
  • Maintaining a clean, safe, and orderly plant condition
  • Performing these duties on a day s/night s shift pattern basis
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this role you should have:

  • Production/operations or maintenance experience in a heavy industrial environment: food, manufacturing, chemical etc.
  • Engineering qualifications such as C&G, NVQ is desirable
  • Mobile plant skills desirable but not essential
  • Willingness to train and learn in a new role
  • Willingness to work on a 12-hour shift pattern that includes both days and nights

What s on offer?

  • A competitive salary circa £30,000 to £35,000 depending on experience
  • Company pension
  • Site bonus
  • Training and development

If you are interested in this role, please apply via the link below or contact Will at MC Technical Recruitment on (phone number removed)/ (url removed) for a confidential chat