LFG Resource Technician

Ware, Hertfordshire, England
£30000 per annum
21 Sep 2017
19 Oct 2017
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Contract Type
Full Time
Title: LFG Resource Technician

Location:Brazier based, and all sites within Midlands and Essex area

Hours of Work: 40 hours/week excluding a lunch break and any such hours reasonably necessary for the proper performance of the duties and responsibilities.

This integrated energy company is looking to recruit a LFG Resource Technician.

Purpose of Role:

Reporting to the LFG Resource Supervisor is primarily responsible for the collection of landfill gas in compliance with their statutory and contractual obligations, company policies and standards and industry best practises. Utilising BATNEC, the successful candidate shall maintain effective gas control and supply fuel to their power stations by taking responsibility of allocated gas fields and where necessary contractors who shall be responsible for ensuring the, Landfill Gas Collection Systems across all operating sites are installed, maintained and managed for the optimal extraction of landfill gas and to prevent gas migration.

All duties must be carried out in a safe and efficient manner and in compliance with their or with regard to, ZERO Harm safety, EDL SPIRIT values and budgetary constraints.

Key Areas of Responsibility:

- To manage the gas fields to fulfil contractual monitoring requirements and to meet the operational performance standards required and highlight where additional resources are required to fulfil the obligations in the GMP
- Ensure that the gas required to meet the budgeted generation targets is available at each of their sites or there is a relevant action plan to mitigate the variation
- Responsible for managing and importing monitoring data and taking appropriate corrective actions highlighted by the Monitor Pro reports
- Oversee system shutdowns and undertake minor remediation and pump service or exchange
- Able to compile operational reports / procedures, analyse data & undertake dynamic Risk Assessments when required.
- Undertaking troubleshooting exercises to understand the scope of potential remedial work on the LGCS's
- Actively ensuring their own health and safety, and the safety of others through understanding and implementing their workplace health and safety obligations, are a role model for health and safety.
- Communicate effectively with all staff, and encourage positive dialogue between team members.
- Oversee works undertaken by contractors when required
- Take ownership of allocated gas fields or Sites with focus on achieving the gas field KPI's

Qualifications and Experience:

- Work based experience in appropriate technical discipline such as Environmental, Civil or Mechanical Engineering, or Environmental Science.