Mechanical Technician

Ref: ZR_6966_JOB  ·  Posted on 09 May 2022


From supporting national defence to saving lives and protecting communities, our client provides critical, complex engineering services in the UK and internationally.

Our client maintains and repairs a wide range of Mechanical equipment on Defence and Government sites in Gloucestershire.

They are looking for someone to join to work primarily on sites in Gloucestershire, although there may be opportunities for Nation-wide and Global travel.

Key responsibilities
  • Ensure the Safety and Reliability of all machinery & equipment throughout the sites.
  • Mechanical repair & preventative maintenance of all machinery to a high standard in accordance with manufacturers specifications.
  • Mechanical and/or Electrical/electronic fault finding and repair on production equipment.
  • Support the Maintenance Team Leader with planning & implementing preventative maintenance schedules & TPM activities.
  • Improve the reliability of machinery & equipment.
Skills & experience
  • A background in Mechanical maintenance of a wide range of equipment.
  • Preventative and reactive maintenance.
  • Ability to work on daily plans and tasks.
  • Multiskilled, Mechanical or Electrical Apprenticeship qualified to ONC or equivalent NVQ.
  • Experience of PLCs, CNC, Hydraulics, Pneumatics & Industrial Control would be an advantage.

Our client is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace and welcomes applications from all backgrounds.

Additional benefits
  • Our clients are committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment.
  • Holiday entitlement: 25 days, plus bank holidays
  • Pension scheme with employee pension contributions matched up to 8% of salary, with life assurance
  • The option of other flexible benefits: critical illness insurance, travel insurance, healthcare cash plan, dental insurance, childcare vouchers, bike scheme, shopping offers and discounts
  • Employee Share Scheme
  • Free, independent employee assistance programme, offering confidential information, support and counselling, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year
  • Professional memberships, personal development training and opportunities
  • If you are a reservist in the armed forces, our client provide up to ten days special paid leave in support of your training commitments

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