My client is a well-known and highly respected industrial plant in Limerick is looking for an Energy Consultant to join their team.
Due to expansion, this is a new role, it is a very exciting opportunity to work with one of the largest energy consumers in Ireland.
I have assisted this company with their recruitment needs since 2006 and every person I have placed there has been incredibly happy.
It is such a great place to work, they have a wonderful reputation in the local area.
The successful Energy Consultant will support ongoing improvements in energy efficiency and energy management
Ensure that energy management is in line with best international practise.
Initiate and execute studies and projects leading to improved energy efficiency.
Liaise between the IT / DCS and the Process Control Group (PCG) to ensure the plant operates at optimal efficiency.
Monitoring of energy efficiency and ensuring that early corrective action is taken if performance deviates from target.
Ensure that our client is aware of the latest technological developments in energy efficiency.
Identify opportunities to improve energy efficiency via upgrade of existing technologies and the introduction of new technologies.
Use appropriate software tools to analyse current plant performance and predict how performance will change with new equipment or different operating conditions.
Contribute to the development of the site long term energy strategy.
Contribute to the formulation and resolution of process improvements, practices and controls.
Working to high plant standards in the areas of safety and quality.
Qualification and Experience
Degree Qualified Chemical Engineer or Energy Engineer.
At least 5 year's experience in a highly automated plant.
First principle understanding of thermodynamics.
Understanding of the plant mass & energy balances.
Experience of process control system in a highly automated operating plant.