Mechanical Fitter - Energy from Waste

Mechanical Fitter - Energy from Waste

Job Title: Mechanical Fitter - Energy from Waste
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dudley, West Midlands
Salary: Company Benefits
Reference: BBBH13560_1556875335
Contact Name: Daniel Grosvenor
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 03, 2019 10:22

Job Description

Mechanical Fitter- Energy from Waste
West Midlands
3 Month Fixed Term Contract - Immediate start

Our client own and operate a 7MW Energy from Waste Plant North West of Birmingham near the M5. We are looking for a Mechanical Technician / Fitter to join the Maintenance Team, responsible for carrying out maintenance to ensure the safe and efficient operation of the plant.

Role & Responsibilities
Your duties as a Mechanical Technician will include reporting to the Maintenance Manager you will be responsible for:

  • Fault finding and maintaining mechanical assets including pumps, gearboxes, valves, etc.
  • Working in line with maintenance techniques and best practices
  • To ensure compliance with the pressure regulations and lifting gear inspection requirements
  • Assisting in plant developments and projects
  • Supervising and setting to work on site contractors
  • Maintaining accurate maintenance records on the site CMMS
  • Assist in outage planning, scheduling and coordination
  • To ensure the availability of plant spares

What you will need
Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • A relevant technical qualification such as a C&G / NVQ / Apprenticeship in a Mechanical Engineering field.
  • Experience working on pumps, compressors, gearboxes, valves etc.
  • Practical knowledge of process plant and equipment gained in a heavy engineering environment such as power generation, petrochemical, steel works, CHP plant, paper mill etc. Royal Navy Marine Engineers will also be considered.
  • Strong H&S mindset with experience working to safe systems of work, permit to work, RAMS etc.

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Fixed Term Contract 3 months - potential to be extended.
  • Immediate start.
  • Overtime.
  • Benefits package.
  • Shift work 7 days on, 2 days off, 3 days on 2 days off.

How to Apply
If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to find out more, please contact Dan Grosvenor on 02392 288 286 or email a CV & Cover Letter to

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