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    Maintenance Fitter

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Industrial
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: £30000 per annum + Including Shift Allowance
  • Date posted: 20/06/2017
  • Job reference: CMS028561'2002_1497975740

Are you an experienced Maintenance Fitter looking to join a well established Heating Company
based in Preston? If so we would love to hear from you.
As an experienced maintenance fitter you will be responsible for:
Planning maintenance service routines
Fault finding
Correcting activities on a wide variety of automated industrial plants and process equipment including foundry processes, CNC machinery, metal forming/press tool machinery, assembly plant, powder coating and paint plant etc.

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, you will possess the following:
A time served apprenticeship in a relevant discipline.
Be qualified to a minimum ONC level or equivalent in a relevant mechanical discipline (HNC preferable but not essential).
A minimum of 3 years post apprenticeship mechanical fitting experience in an industrial maintenance engineering environment.
The ability to read and interpret mechanical drawings to aid troubleshooting, repair, service or installation activities.
A competency with most aspects of bench, machine and pipe fitting.
Proven working knowledge of hydraulics and pneumatics and be able to fault find using system circuit drawings.
Basic welding experience
Be competent with lifting/slinging.

In addition to the above you will:
Have an FLT driving license/experience (preferable but not essential).
Be flexible with working hours as the role will be based on a 37 hour week with regular overtime cover on double day shifts rotating on a weekly basis (typically 6am-2pm / 2pm-10pm)
Hold a current and clean driving license.
Hold an IPAF license to drive MEWP's i.e. scissor/boom lifts (preferable but not essential).
Have the proven capabilities to work unsupervised when required either alone or as part of the team.