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Shift Maintenance Fitter

  • Location

    Worthing, West Sussex

  • Sector:

    Renewable Energy

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £32000 - £35000 per annum + Company Benefits

  • Contact:

    Kyle Shinn

  • Email:

    kshinn@astutetechnical.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    14154KY_1572941392

  • Published:

    7 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-12-05

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Shift Maintenance Fitter
£35,000 + Benefits (incl. overtime)
Worthing, West Sussex

We are currently seeking to recruit a Mechanical Fitter / Maintenance Technician, to carry out a variety of daily maintenance tasks on an industrial Process Plant in the Worthing area. Our client operates within the waste management & energy sectors, with the opportunity for a Mechanical Maintenance Fitter to join their team.

As a Shift 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.
  • Working as part of a shift pattern (days & nights).
  • 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.), and be flexible towards working shifts.

The package on offer for this position includes an attractive salary in the region of £35,000 depending on experience, plus benefits including overtime. The shift pattern for this role working on a 4 on / 4 off days & nights rotation.

If you would like to apply for this Shift Maintenance Fitter role, then please send a copy of your up to date CV to kshinn@astutetechnical.co.uk, or call Kyle Shinn on 02392 288 284 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.

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