Plant Operations Engineer

23 May 2022
£44,624 / year

Job Description

About the employer:

Read on to find out more… Nottingham City Council is known for inclusivity and innovation, and we are continually working around the clock to deliver services for Nottingham’s citizens, visitors and investors.
Our aspiration is to make Nottingham a Great City, but to do this we need to be a Great Council, provide Great Services and recruit and develop a Great Workforce.

About the role:

You will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the Nottingham City District Heating Scheme ensuring that we remain compliant with licence and permit requirements at all times. Utilising an 11.3MW Condensing Steam Turbine, you’ll be maximising the generation of electricity whilst maintaining steam and heat requirements for the District Heating and auxiliary plant.

The position can be physically and mentally demanding at times with unsociable hours and adverse conditions, so a flexible approach to the role, including 24/7 shift work, early mornings, evenings, weekends and public bank holidays, as well as cover for absences in the shift rota is essential. Due to the nature of our operation being 24/7, 365 days per year, the successful applicant will be required to be part of the on call rota.

Hours of work:

Full Time , Hours per week – 37

How to apply:

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Employee benefits:

We will value your contributions, promote flexible and modern ways of working, will double your monthly pension contributions, offer a very generous 25-32 days holiday package each year (exclusive of public bank holidays and dependent on length of service) and give you the option to purchase up to 28 days additional holiday tax-free! Nottingham City Council is committed to recruiting a talented workforce that reflects the communities we serve.