Operations Technician

Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Alex Oxberry

Contact email: alex@superior-recruitment.com
Published: 6 days ago

​Superior Recruitment Group are looking for an experienced Operations Technician on behalf of our client based in Beckton, London. This is a full time staff position.


This job description details responsibilities for an Operations Technician reporting to the Operations Supervisor. A member of a shift team responsible for the safe, efficient operation, maintenance & improvement of the CHiP in line with business and statutory needs. This is a dual operational and maintenance role

Major Duties

  • Following targets & direction from the Operations Supervisor or Plant Manager, ensure safe, environmental & statutory compliant CHiP operation and maintenance to meet and mitigate the CHiP operating requirements. Monitoring, inspecting, and controlling plant parameters & providing appropriate first line maintenance

  • Interpret and control plant operations through general plant and data presented via a DCS

  • Identify, assist & respond effectively to operational demands achieving safe, efficient generation within prescribed limits during routine, foreseeable deviation, and emergency operating conditions

  • Provide plant systems(s) start up and shutdown services and participate in emergency shutdown procedures

  • Identify and immediately report plant defects, observations and anomalies that have, or have the potential to affect the safety of the process or which are noted to be abnormal to usual operations

  • Complete plant routine duties maintaining commercial performance, availability, and reliability

  • Control raw material offloading including road tanker fuel, oil, and Urea

  • Ensure each product is diverted to the dedicated storage tanks & sampling activities are conducted & documented enabling Ofgem compliance

  • Complete required training to develop and maintain competence in completion of required job responsibilities including to HV authorised person under the px safe systems of work requirements

  • In line with business & statutory requirements, develop & maintain documentation, records & procedures

 Education & Qualifications

  • Time served apprenticeship (NVQ 3) in an engineering or process discipline.

  • HNC or equivalent in EC&I, mechanical or process discipline.

  • IOSH or equivalent qualification

For more information and to apply, please submit your up to date CV and our specialist team will be in touch as soon as possible.