Matchtech

Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Recruiter
Location
Southampton
Salary
£33000 - £34000 per annum
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Ref
EMP395505
Contact
Charlotte Hope
Discipline
Mechanical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The main purpose of this role will be to ensure that all safety systems are fully functional for continues safe operation. This will be by carrying out mechanical maintenance work throughout R&D and manufacturing. You will need to help to increase plant availability and be involved in the ongoing diagnoses of performance and business needs. Equipment you will be working on includes but is not limited to; seals, rotating equipment, valves, pressure systems, agitators and vessels.
Please note that this is a safety critical environment therefore experience/awareness of health and safety is important. Also you may be required to work in confined spaces or at height.
Responsibilities;

* Preventative and reactive maintenance to machinery and equipment
* Fault finding and repairs
* Mechanical fitting including rotating equipment, hydraulic and penumatic systems
* Fabrication and machining
* Decision making on selection of components
Requirements;
* Time served in mechanical discipline or NVQ level 3/ BTEC3
* Strong mechanical maintenance experience within an industrial environment
* Willingness to work at height or in confined spaces
* Machining and fabrication experience
* Team player with good interpersonal and communication skills
* Health and safety awareness

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.