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Electrical /mechanical fitter | Proftech

Electrical /mechanical fitter

  Castle Donington, Derbyshire

Reference #: 894196_1569932184
Location: Castle Donington, Derbyshire
Salary: £26000 - £27000
Sector: Technical & Engineering
Type: Permanent
Posted On: 01/10/2019

Overall Purpose:

· Maintain and replace components Working in a high pace environment

· Dual Skilled Fitter with Strong Mechanical & Electrical knowledge of rotating equipment. Namely, Pumps, Gearboxes & Geared units

· Responsible for ensuring the correct H&S, procurement and administration procedures are followed on every job.

· Key Responsibilities:

· Repair mechanical / electrical equipment on various asset types.

· Be expected to produce high quality work working.

· Be able to swiftly and comprehensively fault-find, rectify problems on mechanical equipment.

· Maintain and repair mechanical/electrical in the workshop & occasionally on site.

· Actively take part in risk assessment, and all related Health and Safety issues.

· Identify problematic plant and the subsequent faults and to take part in finding efficient solutions to return equipment to working order.

· Provide knowledge and information to operational teams and customers.

· Day to day liaison with operational staff.

· All other reasonable tasks and duties as and when required

Relevant contacts in relation to Key Responsibilities:

Internal: Local management and employees within the business

External: Customers, suppliers as required

Objectives & Measurement:

· Accomplishes goals by accepting ownership

· Exploring opportunities to add value to job

· Accuracy of fault finding to ensure each job is profitable

Person Specification - Qualifications

· Apprentice qualification or higher

· Mechanical Engineering qualification or Industry served

  • Five years' Experience working in Mechanical/Electrical environment



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Person Specification - Skills and Knowledge

· Good communication skills;

· Experience in working with Water utility assets advantageous

· Ability to communicate well with team at all levels to discuss, liaise and negotiate work related tasks

· Good customer services skills;

Person Specification - Experience

· Proven working experience in a work shop environment

· Skill in operating machinery & precision measurement

· Ability to interpret documents/drawings

· Must be able to problem solve, re-engineer worn / broken components

Person Specification - General Requirements

· Driving Licence (Desirable)

· Working towards high engineering standards;

· Forward thinking and communication is vital.

· Attention to detail;

· Teamwork and collaboration Initiative

· Flexible working & shift patterns to meet demands of business.

· Potential site visits therefore driving licence would be advantageous but not essential.

Hourly rate £13.50.

37.5 hours per week. 8am - 4pm.

Over Time paid at time plus half.

25 days plus Bank Holidays.

Pension 4% by company 5% by employee.

Two times annual salary life assurance.

PPE and Work wear provided.

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