Mechanical technician

Job Ref: mechtechs
Sectors: Engineering, Manufacturing / Production
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 06 August 2018
  • Royston, Hertfordshire, England
  • £35,000 - £36,000 per Annum
  • Hayley Lewis
  • 01763 256331

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Mechanical technician


Day shift (no nights)


We are currently recruiting for an experienced and proactive Mechanical Technician to support Operations at Royston by providing the necessary engineering skills to safely maintain all site equipment, in accordance to engineering standards.

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing mechanical maintenance activities of the plant, therefore the ability to conduct effective diagnostic skills, on a wide range of plant and equipment is required. Having previous experience in chemical process industry would be an advantage.

Key responsibilities:

  • To provide a skilled execution of Planned, Reactive & corrective Mechanical maintenance activities
  • Working with the Maintenance Team Leader to problem solve and effectively identify work priorities
  • To ensure that customers and stakeholders are supported in their daily operational needs
  • Identify and carry out plant modification work to help enhance both plant safety and efficiency
  • Cooperate with reliability Engineer to continually drive our proactive engineering programme, participate in failure investigations, identify and report back reliability issues within the plant

Are you the ideal candidate?

Preferably qualified HNC, C&G, B-TECH in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent level of experience and/or qualification

  • Demonstrable competence in a wide range of engineering skills and disciplines including, Pump, Vacuum and steam systems, Hydraulics & Pneumatics, Plastic & glass pipework
  • Excellent fault finding and diagnostic skills, on a wide range of plant and equipment
  • Basic workshop skills including, fabricating, welding & machining
  • Team player able to support other disciplines if required
  • Skilled and confident communicator who can clearly present ideas and solutions
  • Demonstrable strong health & safety awareness
  • Highly organised and disciplined
  • Strong attention to detail and self-motivation
  • Working knowledge of MS Office

Guidant Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Guidant Group is committed to diversity and flexibility in the workplace. If you require any reasonable adjustments to support you during the application process, please mention this at any stage.

05/09/2018 01:38:34
GBP 35000 35000.