Mechanical Technician

Job Title: Mechanical Technician
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Chesterfiel, Sheffield & Nottingham
Salary: £19 - £21phr
Start Date: Projects start in April
Reference: MechTechnorth
Contact Name: Brendon Hogan
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 13, 2017 09:21

Job Description

We are recruiting Mechanical technicians around Sheffield, Chesterfield and Nottingham for a series of projects which are due to start in March and continue through to August. The client you will be working for is a family run business who mainly work in power generation, oil & gas and renewable energy sectors.  

To be successful for this position must have:

  • Fully served apprenticeship or equivalent as a mechanical or electrical technician
  • At least 5 years’ experience in assembly and stripping of industrial equipment such as Pumps and Valves, pipework, generators and motors.
  • Be mechanically bias
  • An in date Safety passport (CCNSG)
  • Have experience in dealing with plant breakdowns and shutdowns.

It will be advantageous if you have:

  • The ability to read wiring diagrams
  • Be able to do basic mechanical tasks (gearbox rebuilds) and light fabrication (drilling, lathe work, etc.)
  • Experience with single & three-phase electric motor drives
  • Experience in overhaul of most major valve types
  • be able to perform simple electrical diagnostics.

This is an excellent opportunity for Mechanical technicians to join a well-established company which is growing year on year due to repeat client business. If you would like to be part of this team please apply with your CV ASAP