Mechanical fitter

£28000 - £33600 per annum + van, tools, pension, 25 days annual leave
19 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Ali Ward
Contract Type
Full Time
To undertake the day-to-day maintenance of, and repairs to, water and wastewater treatment works, sludge treatment centres and pumping stations to ensure all environmental, quality and customer service standards are met, whilst meeting H&S legislation and achieving budgetary targets.

The Process Technician will have one of three speciality areas: Electrical Mechanical Multi-skilled Their core activities are the same, but the outputs are different depending on the nature of the specialism held.


Undertake reactive and planned maintenance of plant and equipment on a daily basis.

Install new plant and equipment as required Respond to alarms and fault find to identify issues, fix these or escalate if required

Update the necessary company systems and databases as required accurately and promptly

Identify possible future risks and recommend changes in the course of their day-to-day work and to raise these for resolution as required.

Provide standby cover on a 24/7 basis in case of emergency or out-of-hours issue

Keep up to date with new technology and approaches to ensure they can service existing plant/equipment and are able to identify opportunities to utilise new methods/approaches in their work.

Technical Knowledge

Understand and/or use standard equipment and tools required of specialty Manufacture simple parts (welding etc) Understands operational processes and impacts Can read and understand technical drawings Commercial Effectiveness and Business Expertise Understands SW operations Aware of new products

Risk and Compliance

Must understand permitted standards of discharge Health and Safety (selves and public) Regulatory risk Legislative compliance (e.g. Streetworks Act) Skills and Competencies Good written and verbal communication Able to work effectively under pressure Some influencing skills Self motivated Adaptable/flexible Collaborative Supervisory experience helpful Able to mentor Able to provide feedback

Experience and Qualifications

Knowledge or experience of speciality area (electrics/mechanics/both) Experience of heavy industry Has completed a recognised apprenticeship in an industrial area


ONC or equivalent in speciality area

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.

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