Blue Pebbles

Mechanical Technician

Vacancy Title: Mechanical Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gosport
Salary: 2 year fixed term contract
Start Date: 2024-05-09
REF: J91978793
Contact Name: Chloe Williams
Contact Email:
Vacancy Published: 15 days ago

Vacancy Description

2-year fixed term contract

What's in it for you?

• Generous holiday allowance of 38 days (including bank holidays).
• Option buy or sell up to an extra week of annual leave.
• Life Assurance coverage worth 4 x annual salary.
• Private Healthcare.
• Exceptional Defined Contribution pension scheme, matching double your own contributions plus an additional 1% and maximum of 15% employer contribution.
• Option for salary sacrifice contributions.
• Complimentary financial advice tailored to your pension scheme.
• Cycle to Work scheme.
• Access exclusive offers through employee discount platform.
• Career training and development opportunities.

What will you do?

• Perform scheduled maintenance and fix issues promptly.
• Notify the Depot Engineer of any site defects right away.
• Complete paperwork for planned maintenance on time with the Depot Engineer.
• Prepare the workspace for more intricate depot maintenance.
• Use diagnostic methods to find faults in depot systems and parts.
• Interpret technical drawings, P&ID's, isometrics, and general arrangements.
• Have a solid grasp of safety protocols and procedures. Review tasks and create safety plans (RAMS) as needed.
• Work on a rostered "on-call" team and be willing to work overtime on short notice.
• Demonstrate a strong understanding of health and safety basics, a good safety record, and maintain high standards of honesty and confidentiality.

Where will you be doing it?

Specialising in fuel storage and distribution, our client is looking for a Mechanical Technician to join one of their small maintenance teams. This safety critical role focuses on tasks being carried out to high standards of safety, to ensure no harm to people or the environment.
Mainly working outdoors with some manual handling and occasional confined space work, travel to other sites or for training may be necessary.

What will you need?

• Must have completed a recognised Mechanical Craft Apprenticeship or equivalent.
• Familiarity with rotating and static plant equipment such as tanks, pumps, valves, pipework, oil separators, compressors, and piping systems.
• Must be able to work in confined spaces and medically fit to use Breathing Apparatus. Medical fitness test may be carried out.
• Full UK driving licence (essential).

What will you need to consider?

• The application deadline is 17th May 2024, and we reserve the right to close it early. Any applications received after this date won't be considered.
• If you're applying from outside the UK and require sponsorship, we regret to inform you that we are unable to provide sponsorship, and your application will be automatically withdrawn.
• If your CV is shortlisted, we will contact you before and after the deadline date, and first stage interviews are set to take place on 28th May 2024.

CV not up to date? No problem. Apply now and we can sort that out later.

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