Shift Team Leader

Marske Site Services
Excellent Staff Benefits
11 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
MSS Recruitment are working with a large engineering contractor who require a Shift Team Leader for their Gasification Power Plant, located in Hertfordshire. Leading a team of Plant Operators, the Shift Team Leader will be responsible for ensuring the station hits its production targets in a safe, reliable and efficient manner. This role will involve a mixture of shift and day work. Responsibilities Reporting to the Operations Manager, the Shift Team Leader will be responsible for: •The day to day management of Plant Operators who will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the plant •Ensuring the plant is operating within its parameters whilst complying with strict HSE rules and regulations as well as company policies and procedures. •Managing the sites safety systems including the permit to work system and acting as a Authorised Person (AP1) for the purpose of issuing permits, switching and carrying out isolations (preferably with experience up to 11kv). •Providing technical supervision and assistance where necessary for company and contract staff engaged in work •Providing effective training and monitoring of shift staff to ensure personnel are competent to undertake their duties •Working within the Company Health & Safety, Environmental and Quality Systems Please note this role will involve a mixture of day work (Mon to Fri) and shift work. Knowledge, Skills and Experience •A relevant technical qualification such as an HNC/HND/DEGREE in an engineering discipline •Experience in an operational environment on a power station. This could be energy from waste, coal, CCGT, biomass, CHP or nuclear. •IOSH or NEBOSH qualification •Excellent proven leadership skills •Team player •Strong interpersonal and communication skills •Able to schedule and co-ordinate work to tight deadlines •Excellent organisation skills This job was originally posted as