Mechanical Technician

Job Title: Mechanical Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Essex
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-04-09
Reference: 19788
Contact Name: harrison smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 09, 2018 15:17

Job Description

Mechanical Technician
Salary £26,000 + Bonus + Company Van + Pension

We are seeking a mechanical maintenance technician to complete day to day operational tasks and mechanical / general maintenance and inspection duties to meet the requirements of planned maintenance schedules.

The Main duties will include:
Working to planned maintenance, inspection procedures and schedules.

Responding to corrective maintenance and inspection defects, maintaining records and plant history files.

Supervising colleagues and contractors in safe systems of work,including preparing risk assessments, work procedures, method statements and gas testing procedures.

Responding to emergency situations including dealing with emergency authorities.

Working within a standby rota and working additional hours to fulfil extraordinary maintenance and inspection duties and project work.

Required Experience / Job Skills:
In order to fulfil this role, candidates will have a recognized qualification in a relevant mechanical or engineering discipline to NVQ level 3 or equivalent standard and have previous experience in maintenance and fault finding of mechanical plant and equipment.

Previous operational experience within the oil, gas or other bulk processing industry is preferable although not essential.

Please note that a valid UK driving licence is a requirement of this role and that a Criminal Records Check will be required. A company vehicle will be provided.