Regional Engineering Manager

£68,000 - £75,000 per annum
13 Feb 2017
28 Feb 2017
Beth Vick
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an experienced engineering professional looking for a new challenge? Are you ready to take on an exciting regional role?

Viridor is one of the UK’s leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies.​ Part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group, Viridor puts waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy.​ 

This is an exciting time to work at Viridor.​ We are at the forefront of the UK’s green economy and are one of the UK’s leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies.​  We use smart people and smart technology to deliver our vision, bringing people together to give the world’s resources new life.​

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a resilient and self-motivated Regional Engineering Manager to deliver optimal long-term availability of our ERF plants, to preserve the value of the assets and to meet set health and safety, environmental and financial targets.

What will I be responsible for?​

The Regional Engineering Manager will be primarily focussed on the provision of support and guidance of the site Engineering and Maintenance Managers across the ERF sites to ensure a sustained level of high engineering standards and best practice maintenance procedures. You will also be responsible for:
  • Acting as a first point of contact for site Engineering & Maintenance managers.
  • Deputising in the absence of the National Engineering Manager.
  • Provide site management support in the absence of the Engineering & Maintenance managers.
  • Undertaking routine site visits to;
  • Attend engineering management meetings.
  • Participate in engineering team feedback sessions.
  • Conduct site audits of engineering standards and maintenance practices.
  • Assist with engineering budget scrutiny & reporting.
  • Providing Outage planning and management support to the site to include; Outage QA support, Outage financial planning, Outage reporting/Lessons Learnt
  • Providing support and guidance to the site Engineering & Maintenance managers in the event of breakdown to co-ordinate contractor support and advise on repair solutions.
  • Participate in continual personal development within the organisation to achieve improved performance, promote flexible team working by creating an environment and the resources which will enable the team to identify issues and create innovative solutions to problems and opportunities.
  • Review and authorise purchase orders requests for the site engineering budget.
  • Present written and verbal reports on engineering aspects of the site and complete weekly dashboard report to highlight engineering manpower, equipment, maintenance performance and sustainability issues.
Who are we looking for? ​
  • Extensive knowledge of maintenance and engineering management within the process or power plants industry.
  • Good knowledge of Pressure parts legislation including inspection and repair methods.
  • Experience of health, safety and environment legislation relevant to process or power industry.
  • Experience outage management to successfully deliver work packages to deadlines.
  • Experience managing teams and contractors to deliver agreed Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s.)
  • Possess appropriate Engineering qualifications with a minimum of HNC (or equivalent).
  • Minimum of IOSH (or equivalent) safety qualification.
  • Full, clean driving licence.
Due to the nature of the position this role requires a flexible approach to working hours in order to ensure vital work is completed. A full driving license is essential to this role.

In return for your hard work as our Regional Engineering Manager, we can offer a salary of between £68,000-£75,000 per annum plus comprehensive pension scheme and plenty of opportunity for personal development working within in a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a Company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable.

If you feel you have the skills and experience required to excel in the role of Regional Engineering Manager, we want to hear from you.​ Please click APPLY below to register your interest.​

Closing Date : 27th February 2017
Regional Engineering Manager ERF
£68,000 - £75,000 per annum, Company Car, plus Benefits
37.5 hrs per week
Flexible, South Region


No terminology in the advert you have seen is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we will gladly accept applications from all sections of the community.

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