Job description Posted 25 March 2022

Mechanical Fitter


£19.33 per hour PAYE

Contract until end of year

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and test a wide range of process plant equipment to ensure mechanical safety and quality compliance.
  • Diagnose and repair process plant equipment and mechanical faults including escalation where necessary to enhance production performance.
  • Inspection of process plant equipment to verify the correct and safe operation.
  • Verify and support the installation, operation and performance of new project installations as part of commissioning to ensure validation.
  • Accurately Record and Report all maintenance activities to provide documented evidence of analysis and audit trail.
  • Provide coaching & mentoring to apprentices and new technicians to contribute to their development.
  • Ensure all activities comply with site safety procedure and safe systems of work including accepting permits for mechanical systems carrying out electrical isolations.
  • Conduct suitable handover to ensure job status is communicated to appropriate person.

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Broad knowledge of maintaining mechanical equipment.
  • Knowledge of maintaining process plant equipment.
  • Able to comply with internal and external engineering and regulatory standards.
  • Experience of working with process and processing systems including working in hazardous areas.
  • Systems knowledge; Working knowledge of SAP systems and IT skills.
  • Interpersonal skills; Good communications (written/oral) and team player.
  • Organisational skills; Practical/methodical/forward thinking.