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Outage Engineer

Outage Engineer

Mac Recruit Group require an Outage Engineer to join our client, a global leader in the energy from waste sector. The Outage Engineer will play a crucial role the includes a range of responsibilities related to planning, coordinating, and executing maintenance and outage activities to ensure the safe and efficient operation of the company’s plants all over England.

Outage Engineer duties & responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with plant management, operations, and maintenance teams to plan and schedule outage activities, including maintenance, repairs, and upgrades.
  • Coordinate resources such as manpower, equipment, and materials required for outage activities, ensuring availability and efficiency.
  • Conduct risk assessments to identify potential hazards and develop mitigation strategies to ensure the safety of personnel and equipment during outage periods.
  • Manage outage projects from initiation to completion, ensuring adherence to schedules, budgets, and quality standards.
  • Provide technical expertise and support to resolve issues and challenges encountered during outage activities, including troubleshooting and problem-solving.
  • Maintain accurate records of outage activities, including work orders, reports, and documentation of equipment conditions and maintenance activities.
  • Coordinate communication among various stakeholders, including plant personnel, contractors, and suppliers, to ensure smooth execution of outage activities and timely resolution of issues.
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, safety standards, and environmental regulations governing power plant operations and maintenance.
  • Identify opportunities for process improvements and efficiency enhancements in outage planning and execution, and implement best practices to optimize plant performance.
  • Ensures that risk assessments and method statements (RAMS) are reviewed with regards to HSE requirements and that work is carried out in accordance with the RAMS

Requirements for Outage Engineer:

  • Education as Process or Mechanical Engineer
  • Experienced in site management and control of outage / retrofit project mechanical services for large industrial plants
  • Experienced in the co-ordination of contracts / contractors on site
  • Experienced as a leader of HSEQ and has knowledge of relevant HSEQ legal and management system requirements

Salary & benefits for Outage Engineer:

  • Base Salary – £62,000
  • Car or car allowance
  • Bupa Private Medical
  • Up to 10% Contributory Pension
  • 4x salary DIS
  • Income protection plan
  • Overtime Rates – Monday to Saturday 140%, Sundays, and bank holidays 180%
  • Daily Accommodation
  • Meal Allowance – £25 / day
  • Bonus – targeted at 8.5% of base salary
  • Annual leave – 24 days holiday per annum, plus public holidays

This is an excellent opportunity to join a worldwide renewable energy company who are passionate about the development and safety of their employees.

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