Shift Plant Attendant - 11691148

Location Leeds
Discipline: Property
Job type: Temporary
Salary: ££16 per hour
Contact name: Evie Cambridge

Contact email:
Job ref: BH-10619
Published: 19 days ago
Job Title: Shift Plant Attendant

Location: Leeds

Pay Rate: £16ph (Days off paid)

Basis: Temp

Shift pattern will be as follows (to be finalised):

  • Will start with 2 weeks on days, starting 7am for 8 hours for 40 hours per week.
  • Following that will be 7 days on, 7 days off, 7 nights on and 14 days off.
We are hiring for an Shift Plant Attendant to assist out client in the operational control of the plant, correct and report any abnormalities, record plant performance and carry out routine operational duties for an Energy Centre.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Promoting an Excellent Safety Culture and the highest standards of operational performance.
  • Operate any item of plant from local or Control Room as directed.
  • Normal start up and shut down operations and adjustments to maximise efficiency and availability.
  • Plant condition logging and monitoring.
  • Fault finding and reporting.
  • Represent the Company in a professional manner to customers and external agencies, by reasonable dress and demeanour and ensure the site and all Company property are maintained in a clean and tidy condition.
  • Ensure that all work records are accurate and meet requirements of contract and our clients policies/procedures and undertake regular audits to check compliance.
  • Be available for call out rota and when business needs demand.
  • Provides support to the team during abnormal conditions or during times of high work load.
  • Following a satisfactory assessment assumes the Role of Authorised Person for Permits as delegated.
  • Operational surveillance of all plant and operate systems to retain the required performance.
  • Isolate plant in times of emergency.
  • Carry out unsupervised routine maintenance, remedial work and maintenance of an immediate nature and general duties to ensure reliable and efficient operation of the plant.
  • Operate the PPM system including the feedback of information and data.

  • Demonstrate self-motivation
  • Ability to manage both internal and customer expectations
  • Flexible approach to work and adaptable
  • Ability to think clearly work under pressure
  • Good communicator, concise and clear
  • Reliable
  • Honest, trustworthy
  • Ability to prioritise, organise and work to tight deadlines
  • Innovative
  • Assertive
  • Goal focused achiever
  • Appreciation of good housekeeping and a tidy work environment
Experience Required:
  • Applicants must, ideally, have Naval, boiler house, power generation experience.
  • Demonstrable understanding of Health & Safety at Work.
  • Understand the requirement for safe systems of work and permit to work systems.
  • Be physically fit for the job and be willing to undergo a medical examination.
  • Must be computer literate in Microsoft packages
  • Must be prepared to cover absences for other Shift Plant Operators as detailed in the shift rota to ensure adequate staffing levels are maintained at all times.