Plant Performance Engineer

£55000 - £65000 per annum doe Bonus Benefits

Plant Performance Engineer

£55K-£65K doe Bonus Benefits


Our client is a combined heat and power (CHP) plant in Lincolnshire. It is one of the largest gas-fired CHP power plants in Europe, producing electricity to the National Grid which is then fed on to households across the UK as well as local refineries.

Reporting to the Engineering and Asset Integrity Manager, the role of the Plant Performance Engineer is to providing engineering support to the site in the area of plant performance and efficiency, ensuring that all power station efficiency engineering matters are addressed in a consistent, timely, safe, reliable, efficient and cost-effective manner. The absolute optimum efficiency of equipment in terms of performance is within your remit and you will be responsible for advising and making recommendations to the Operations and Maintenance departments, to engineer improvements and solutions through identification of problem areas.

To qualify for this position, you must have extensive experience in engineering or operation of power stations or process engineering, as well as in depth knowledge of thermodynamics with an understanding of the theory and its practical application and in depth knowledge of instrumentation calibration / testing regimes and types of flow / process measurement.

Educated to HNC/HND level as a minimum in a engineering/process discipline - or have equivalent in terms of experience and ideally be operating in a similar role currently. You can point to significant career success and experience of complex problem solving, be instantly credible with personal and intellectual presence, and possess and excellent ability to communicate at all levels.

If you are a driven and ambitious hard working individual and looking for your next move, then this is an exciting and rewarding opportunity for you.

To Apply

This is an excellent opportunity in a challenging, fast paced and dynamic business. Interested parties should apply accordingly or contact Mike Pritchard-Howarth in the first instance for a confidential conversation. Contact details can be found via the Newman Stewart website.

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