Mechanical Fitter

  • Location

    Dagenham, Essex

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  • Salary:

    £17 - £25 per hour + Limited Company Rate.

  • Contact:

    Ashley Appleby

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    Three Days

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Mechanical Fitter

We are seeking 10x Mechanical Fitters and/or Technicians to assist with an Outage/Shutdown of a Power Station on the Outskirts of London.

This Outage will start on 22nd October 2019 and is suspected to last around three Days.

Roles & Responsibilities
Reporting directly to the Project Manager, as Mechanical Fitter, you will be responsible for:

  • Assisting with all Mechanical work undertaken during the Outage.
  • Handling, assembling and Dismantling Plant Equipment.
  • Completing remedial tasks including manual labour.
  • Completing Install Pipework, Assisting with Leak and Integrity testing.
  • Ensuring that safe working practices are followed.

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • CCNSG Safety Passport is essential.
  • MUST hold a Mechanical Qualification of NVQ (to at least Level 3) B-Tec or equivalent.
  • MUST have Heavy Industry experience.
  • Ideally have Power Station experience.
  • MUST have a good understanding of Health and Safety working practices.

Rate & Contract Length
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • 12 Hour Days.
  • Basic rate is £17 per hour and then overtime.
  • This Outage/Shutdown is expected to be roughly three days.
  • Overtime paid at 1.5x after 7.5 hours worked.
  • Future work will be available.

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to aappleby@astutetechnical.co.uk or ring 02392 288 208 and ask to speak to Ashley who can tell you more.

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