AD Plant Operator

Are you a Plant Operator with experience in Whisky, Biomass or Renewables seeking a new and exciting opportunity in a company pathing the way in its industry? Look no further!


You’ll be stepping into a company with innovative and ambitious growth plans, and you’ll play a role where you are expected to contribute to the daily operation and maintenance of the plant


What does a day look like?

  • Operating and monitoring AD plant equipment to ensure optimal performance and efficiency.
  • Conducting routine inspections, sampling and acting on results of the samples.
  • Conducting routine and non-routine maintenance.
  • Monitoring and analysing process parameters such as temperature, pressure, and flow rates using SCADA systems.
  • Troubleshooting operational issues and implementing corrective actions as needed.
  • Maintaining accurate records of plant operations, including production data and maintenance logs.
  • Collaborating with team members to optimise plant performance and identify areas for improvement.
  • Participating in training programs and staying current with advancements in AD technology.




  • Previous experience working in a similar role, preferably in the whisky, renewable energy or waste management industry.
  • Strong understanding of SCADA systems and equipment.
  • Knowledge of health, safety, and environmental regulations related to AD plant operations.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and mechanical aptitude.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.
  • Good communication skills and the ability to interact effectively with colleagues and stakeholders.
  • Flexibility to work rotating shifts, including nights and weekends, as needed


Interested? Apply directly here or contact Euan Shields on 07494205927 or email:

HRC Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer committed to Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion. We actively encourage applications from all backgrounds. Do you require a tailored recruitment process? Please let us know how we can support you.


Highlands & Islands
Manufacturing - Operations
Job Posted: 
Tue, 21 May 2024
Closing Date: 
Wed, 12 Jun 2024

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