Mechanical Craftsperson

Temp to Perm, Temporary
Full Time
Job Sector:
Manufacturing / Warehouse
South Wales
Caerphilly, Merthyr Tydfil
Salary description:
£14.27 - £14.28/ hour
Start Date:
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Key Responsibilities

* Ensure all statutory maintenance requirements are adhered to as part of the preventative maintenance schedules

* Installation of new equipment is in line with current regulations

* Monitor engineering and plant performance

* Reduce plant spares and consumables to a minimum

* Any other relevant task that is safe and within capability and training

Key Behaviours

Compliance with Health and Safety, Health and Environmental standards/legislation as well as delivery and review of preventative maintenance schedules.

The Craftsperson must proactively seek improvement in plant and equipment that could increase operating efficiency.

Utilise best practice maintenance tool and techniques.

Flexibility must be developed within the Engineering team to enable efficient cover for all area.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience

* Mechanical or Multi-Skilled Apprenticeship

* Mechanical or Multi-Skilled NVQ Level 3 (or City & Guilds equivalent)

* Mechanical Engineering ONC (or equivalent)

* Relevant City & Guilds or qualification in the second discipline (Electrical)

General Duties & Key Tasks

* Good all round mechanical and electrical maintenance ability, including hydraulic & pneumatic systems

* Have a working knowledge of effluent pump systems

* Upkeep of technical brochures, manuals, reports and drawings

* Recording modifications carried out to plant/equipment/systems

* Have sound working knowledge of relevant Health and Safety regulations

* Use computerised Maintenance system to record work carried out, and highlight issues

Specific Mechanical Skills

* Good knowledge of mechanical maintenance, installations & modifications to plant

* Good knowledge of mechanical fitting tasks

* Ability to dismantle and repair complex systems including gearboxes, linkages, pumps as well as hydraulic, pneumatic and vacuum systems

* Other specialist skills include - Pipework, Abrasive wheel changing and compressed air systems

Specific Electrical Skills

* Safe isolation of an electrical system

* Removal/replacement/connection of an AC & DC motor

* Test for continuity

* Relay control of electrical loads

* Provide minor electrical installations and modifications to plant

Application by CV only.

Successful candidate will be subject to a DBS check.

Job Type: Temporary

Salary: £14.27 to £14.28 /hour

PMP Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy

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