Shift Manager

17 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Applicant Services
Contract Type
Full Time
Shift Manager
Greatmoor Site, Buckinghamshire
Competitive Salary

FCC Environment is a leading UK waste and resource management company, which is part of a global group with a strong heritage in providing services for communities and businesses. Our vision is to be the environmental company of choice, delivering change for a sustainable future. We operate over 200 facilities in England, Scotland and Wales and employ around 2,500 employees and we recycle 1.2 million tonnes of waste each year.

We now have an excellent opportunity available for an experienced Shift Manager to join us at our Greatmoor Site in Buckinghamshire. We need our Shift Manager to have a minimum HNC in Engineering or similar, extensive supervisory experience within a steam powered plant role and detailed knowledge of the Electric Supply Industry. If this sounds like you then please keep reading as this may just be the next career move you’ve been looking for!

Our Shift Manager will...
As the Shift Manager you will be responsible for providing front line operational leadership and managing the safe, compliant and efficient operation of our Greatmoor facility. Your key duties will include:
• Site Control Person and Senior Authorised Person: Electrical (including HV) and Mechanical under the FCC GE+ Safety Rules
• Co-ordinating safety with regard to work activities
• Releasing plant for maintenance and carrying out isolation, high voltage switching and preparation and issue of safety documentation in line with FCCGE + Safety Rules
• Maintaining the safety and environmental performance of the facility
• Implementation of FCC Health, Safety and Environmental Management
• Active participation in site safety forums, including procedure and Safety System reviews on a periodic basis
• Priority investigation, close out, rectification and reporting of incidents, accidents and near misses
• Undertaking the role of Incident Controller
• Provision of leadership, direction and personal development to the Shift Team, building and maintaining a team working culture where team members can and want to develop and contribute to their full potential
• Management of the interfaces between Operations and other site functional teams
• Proactive plant performance monitoring, and the development and delivery of measures to improve plant performance, reliability and efficiency
• Developing and managing ‘on shift’ maintenance skills to include first line fault finding, and repairs to emergency defects

Our Shift Manager will need the following:
• Detailed knowledge and understanding of Health, Safety and Environmental legislation relevant to power generation
• Detailed knowledge of and experience in the principles and operations of steam driven power plant
• Knowledge and understanding of electrical distribution systems, their protection and switching
• Experience of working in a technically challenging and politically sensitive environment
• IT skills

It would be fantastic if you also have (but not essential):
• Senior Authorised Person status: Electrical(including HV) and Mechanical
• A NEBOSH or IOSH qualification
• Experience of steam powered Energy from Waste
• Knowledge and understanding of HV distribution systems, their protection, and switching up to 33KV
• Experience in the identification and delivery of change programmes

So, who are we looking for?
We’re looking for a Shift Manager who possesses strong leadership qualities, able to deliver high standard results and inspire for a strong and dedicated team. You will need to be flexible, performance driven, determined and committed to drive top performance and able to effectively manage third parties. It is also important that you have well developed communication and interpersonal skills, able to communicate at all levels.

About FCC Environment:
FCC Environment’s core business centres on collection, resource recovery and renewable energy providing services for local authorities and commercial customers. To make our skills and expertise easily accessible to our customers, our business is grouped into five core services; municipal services, business waste solutions, recycling, green energy and waste processing.

If you wish to be considered for our Shift Manager role, please click apply and submit your CV. You will receive an email shortly which you will need to read through.

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