Mechanical Fitter

Mechanical Fitter

Job Title: Mechanical Fitter
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Southampton, Hampshire
Salary: £14 - £18 per hour + Plus Overtime
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH13529_1556546173
Contact Name: Ashley Appleby
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 29, 2019 14:56

Job Description

Mechanical Fitter - Power Station

We are seeking several Mechanical Fitters and Technicians to assist with an Outage/Shutdown of a Power Station on the South Coast. This Outage will start on 16th May 2019 and is suspected to last around six weeks.

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:

  • 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:

  • Rates may vary dependant on experience and qualifications held.
  • This Outage/Shutdown is expected to be roughly six weeks.

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

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