Mechanical Fitter

Staffbase Recruitment Limited
£28k - £33k pa + OT
15 Jul 2017
21 Jul 2017
Our client is expanding their maintenance team and Staffbase have been appointed to recruit for the position of Mechanical Fitter to undertake heavy plant / machinery service, maintenance & repair duties at a busy production plant near Grantham. The Role: Reporting to the engineering manager the successful applicant will be responsible for implementing scheduled and reactive maintenance activities throughout a large heavy industry production facility. As an experienced and flexible mechanical maintenance engineer your duties will include but is not limited to the following; - Making scheduled checks on machinery and parts including conveyors, crushers, shredders, bailers and other, heavy plant & machinery - Oiling and cleaning machinery and parts - Carrying out scheduled overhaul and replacing parts that have reached the end of their working life. - Responding immediately to machinery breakdowns - Mig / stick Welding & fabrication work Candidates: Applicants must have at least 3 years previous mechanical maintenance experience ideally in a heavy industry environment. You will demonstrate excellent knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics, conveyor systems, motors and gearboxes. Candidates who have previous work experience in quarries, aggregates and / or waste & recycling sectors will have an advantage. The successful candidate will display a positive 'can do' attitude towards your work. Hours of Work: Monday to Friday Days Overtime Benefits: Excellent salary & pension 28 days annual leave Life Insurance