Maintenance Technician/ Mechanical & Electrical Engineer

£20000 - £23500 per annum
16 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Elina Lund
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Seasonal Maintenance Technician (Ride Engineer)

Location: Narberth, SA67

Salary: £20,000 - £23,500 per annum

Job Type: Seasonal – June to September 2017

Working Hours: Full time post which involves a working week of 40 hours based on a departmental shift pattern and this also includes working early mornings, weekends and Bank Holidays

Closing Date: Sunday, 28th May 2017

Our client is part of an ever expanding group operating over 60 attractions across Europe. Here in the UK they have 9 sites ranging from aquariums, theme park and caves.

Job Role

As a Maintenance Technician at our clients company you will need a flexible approach to carrying out mechanical and electrical inspection duties as required at this fast paced attraction. You will play a key role in maintaining the guest rides ranging from white knuckle rides to children’s smaller rides to the highest standards, ensuring all safety guidelines and procedures are always adhered to. Preventative and on-going maintenance must be done on a daily basis within the attraction and your problem solving and technical expertise will be required to address ride breakdowns and technical issues.

The Candidate

* You will need to have completed a recognised apprenticeship and/or hold recognised qualification(s) in a relevant engineering discipline. For example: City & Guilds/NVQ Level 3/BTEC/ONC/HNC.

* You must be confident to work at heights when required. Full training will be given.

* Previous experience of Rides Maintenance within the industry would be beneficial.

* Experience in fault finding, diagnostics and working on hydraulic and pneumatic systems is essential.

* Full Driving license is essential

* You will be methodical, thorough in your approach to tasks and will have an eye for detail which will ensure that you are always complying with the numerous regulations that govern some aspects of this role. Health and safety will be your utmost priority in all the tasks that you carry out.

If you have the attributes, experience and enthusiasm they are looking for then please APPLY with your covering letter along with your CV and salary expectations.

Your covering letter WILL be used as a sifting mechanism so make sure it stands out from the crowd!

Our client does recognize the time and effort it takes to apply for a position, but as the employer of choice they receive a high volume of applications and in the interests of economy, and our client does not notify candidates who have been unsuccessful in their application; consequently if you have not heard from them within 4 weeks of the closing date, please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion.

Candidates with the relevant job titles and experience of; Maintenance Technician, Maintenance Engineer, Maintenance Support, Repairs Technician, Repair Engineer, Electrician, Electrical Engineer, Builder, Tradesperson, Multiskilled Tradesperson, may also be considered for this role.

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