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Shift Manager

Location: Buckinghamshire Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Energy from Waste Type: Permanent
Contact: Jamie Anscomb Job Published: 27 days ago

Shift Manager


Shift Manager needed for a leader within the energy from waste sector. The Shift Manager will be a senior individual within the onsite management team providing leadership to the shift teams. The Shift Manager will be required to deal with; health and safety on site, dealing with visitors and contractors, minimalising environmental impact and dealing with the operation of the site. HNC/ Degree Equivalent and senior authorised person experience is needed.


  • A competitive salary which is dependent on experience within the industry
  • Up to 12% Bonus

What the role entails:

Reporting to the Operations Manager, as the Shift Manager, you will be working on 12 hour shifts responsible for:

  • Providing leadership, direction, strategy and improvement to the team, including leading improvement activities (safety, emergency procedures, training, work instruction, continuous improvement etc).
  • Reporting and investigating incidents onsite/ analysing losses to reduce likelihood of reoccurrence
  • Developing, managing ideas and solutions to improve operational performance and projects
  • Estimating material requirements and placing timely orders
  • Planning and co-ordinating permit requirements and operational activities
  • Assisting with any annual shutdown related activity including taking leadership during planning process
  • Preparing operational strategies ensuring it aligns with overall plans/ requirements
  • Ensuring the operations team is complies with relevant requirements
  • Ensuring contractors are operating safety within the system of work
  • Maintaining a high standard of work from any designated area on site/ meeting housekeeping standards
  • Acting as the operations manager in their absence
  • Maintaining the day shift rota co-ordinating with the shift managers
  • Liaising with suppliers, councils to manage turnaround times and liaising with the EfW sales manager for additional C&I waste fuel inputs when required
  • Carry out Risk Assessments
  • Dealing with any other tasks designated by the operations manager

This is a great opportunity for an individual who has a minimum of 5 years supervisory experience within a steam powered power plant operations role! If you are interested get in touch with Gold Group as soon as possible!

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