Anaerobic Digestion Plant Operator

Job Title: Anaerobic Digestion Plant Operator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Salary: £24000 per annum + Overtime + Bonus + Pension
Reference: 10125/001
Contact Name: Steve Walia
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 25, 2017 16:12

Job Description


Great opportunity to join a national company who turn food waste into biogas to produce green electricity through anaerobic digestion.


Working at an anaerobic digestion plant, this hands-on role involves the operation and maintenance of the plant and machinery.


Your role will include:


  • Maintaining the overall operation of the AD process to meet site targets.
  • Using equipment including telehandler and forklift.
  • Completing all maintenance and safety checks.
  • Operating the SCADA monitoring system, Weightron weighbridge and food de-packaging machinery.
  • Maintaining health, safety, quality and environmental standards.
  • Ensuring compliance with the environmental permit, ABPR and PAS 110.
  • Liaising with clients, drivers and management.


The ideal candidate will have a mechanical and proactive aptitude, be computer literate, able to operate a telehandler or forklift and have a practical knowledge of health and safety.


In return you will be offered a competitive salary along with the opportunity to earn overtime and a bonus.


At Sustain Recruitment our focus is on placing talented candidates at all levels across the renewable energy sector.

Sustain Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.