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Mechanical Technician

Horsham, West Sussex

£45475 - £47789.00 per annum + Benefits


Sector: Waste & Recycling

Posted: 20/11/2023

Ref: BBBH23255_1700473895

Mechanical Technician - Renewable Energy
West Sussex
£45,475 - £47,789 + excellent benefits
About the role:
Astute's Renewable Energy team is partnering with a large energy provider with a commitment to becoming more of a circular economy. They are looking to recruit a Mechanical Technician for their West Sussex site.

The highly valued Mechanical Technician role comes with a salary of £45,475 rising to £47,789 after successful completion of probationary period, pension, ongoing development and training, life assurance as well as generous retail, holiday, travel and leisure discounts. This is a 4 on 4 off shift pattern - 2 days - 2 nights - 4 off & repeat.

If you're a Mechanical Technician and are looking to work for an organisation that is providing greener and more sustainable solutions to waste, then upload your CV to apply today.
Responsibilities and duties:
Reporting to the Shift Supervisor you will:
  • Carrying out reactive repairs and maintenance work including breakdowns to minimise downtime across the site
  • Preventative maintenance on all mechanical systems including pumps, motors, conveyors, gearboxes etc.
  • Always working to minimise downtime across all equipment site-wide
  • Remaining health and safety focused at all times
  • Other duties as required
Professional qualifications:
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • Level 3 minimum Mechanical qualification (HNC/HND/NVQ 2/NVQ 3)
Personal skills:
The Mechanical Maintenance Fitter role would suit someone who is:
  • Experience with hands on maintenance within a similar environment (waste management, water treatment, anaerobic digestion etc.)
  • Previous health and safety training/IOSH/NEBOSH desirable
Salary and benefits of the role:
  • £45,475 - £47,789 (4 on 4 off shift pattern - 2 days - 2 nights - 4 off & repeat)
  • Pension
  • Ongoing development and training
  • Life assurance
  • Retail, holiday, travel and leisure discounts
How to apply?

To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up-to-date CV and covering letter to or call 07441 391174 to speak to Sandra who can tell you more.

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. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. 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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