Mechanical Technician

Mechanical Technician

Job Title: Mechanical Technician
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Berkshire, England
Salary: Up to £25.30 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Mech/tech._1548950946
Contact Name: Harry Tremlett
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 31, 2019 16:09

Job Description

Mechanical Technician - Nuclear - ***SC Clearance***

12 months (Minimum)


We are recruiting for an SC Cleared Mechanical Technician with experience within the Nuclear sector for a role on a busy site in Berkshire.

Minimum Expectations
Candidate must have the following:

- Experience of manufacture and fitting of mechanical components
- Be able to use hand tools for assembly
- Work from mechanical engineering drawings
- Experience with site & factory environments
- Lifting & Slinging experience

Skills & Qualifications
The following qualifications would be desirable:

- Advanced apprenticeship / NVQ 4 or BTEC
- NVQ 3 or City & Guilds in relevant mechanical engineering discipline
- CSCS Card

Desirable attributes
Ideal candidates will possess the following:

- Welding experience
- Pipe Fitting experience
- Knowledge of ISO 9001 / 14001 & 45001

What's on offer for this role?

- £25.30 per hour
- 37.5 hours per week

Please be aware that the rate is only applicable for those are set up as a LTD company. If you require that we pay you using an umbrella company, the rate will be affected.

Who are Astute Technical?

Astute is an award-winning technical recruitment consultancy established in 2006. We're proud to have built an industry leading business focusing on the provision of high-calibre contract and permanent staff worldwide to the Power Generation, Renewable Energy, Waste Management, Water Treatment and Nuclear sectors. With highly knowledgeable recruitment teams, experts in their specialist areas of Design, Construction, Commissioning, Operations, Maintenance, Engineering and Management, Astute is perfectly placed to help you take your next step. #

To apply for this role please call Harry on 02393 910035 or email your CV to

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.