Mechanical Fitter

  • Location

    Basingstoke, Hampshire

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  • Salary:

    Up to £15.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Paula McLaughlin

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    4/6 weeks +

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Mechanical Maintenance Fitter

Location: Basingstoke

Salary: £25.00 per hour

Contract Length: 6 Weeks +

We are currently seeking to recruit a Mechanical Fitter/Maintenance Technician, to carry out a variety of daily maintenance tasks.

Our Client is a Global Farming & Food Business, who have invested in onsite renewable electrical power generation by utilising energy from food waste and they currently have an opportunity for a Mechanical Fitter to join their maintenance team.

As a Mechanical Maintenance Fitter, you will be responsible for:

  • Planned and preventative maintenance (PPM) across the site, as well as responding to breakdowns.
  • Mechanical maintenance on heavy process plant/power generating equipment (conveyors, pumps, motors, gearboxes, compressors, hydraulics etc.)
  • Ensuring that the plant runs at optimum capacity with minimal downtime.
  • Adhering to health & safety requirements at all time.
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this position, you should ideally have a mechanical engineering qualification (apprenticeship / HNC / HND / City & Guilds / NVQ etc.). You should also have relevant experience maintaining large/heavy process equipment (pumps, gearboxes, conveyors, hydraulics etc.).

If you would like to apply for this Mechanical Fitter role, then please send a copy of your up to date

CV to pmclaughlin@astutetechnical.co.uk, or call Paula McLaughlin 02393912368 on for more information.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.