Mechanical Technician

Mechanical Technician

Job Title: Mechanical Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Corby, Northamptonshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: asap
Reference: BBBH11030_1504107408
Contact Name: Arjun Patel
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 30, 2017 16:36

Job Description

Mechanical Technician - CCGT Power Station

Salary: Competitive + benefits

We're currently recruiting a Mechanical Technician to join a Combined Cycle Gas Turbine Power Station. As a Mechanical Technician you would typically be responsible for the planned and reactive maintenance of the plant.

Located in Northamptonshire this is a highly efficient 350MW CCGT Power Station able to provide enough electricity to power c.400,000 homes.

What is the job?

We have an excellent opportunity for a Mechanical Maintenance Technician to join the Maintenance department of a Combined Cycle Gas Turbine Power Station. Reporting to the Maintenance Leader typical duties will include:

  • Fault finding and maintaining assets, including pumps, valves, conveyors, boilers etc, in accordance with the technician's specialist technical discipline.
  • Maintaining accurate maintenance records using the CMMS.
  • Supervising and directing contractors.
  • Assisting in commissioning activities.
  • Ensuring HSE compliance at all times.

What is required to be considered?
To be considered for this Mechanical Technician position you should have:

  • At least 3 years' experience as a Mechanical Technician and hold a relevant qualification in this discipline (City & Guilds, NVQ Level 3, HNC, ONC, HND, B.Eng etc)
  • Significant knowledge of Mechanical maintenance gained from a heavy engineering industry such as Renewable Energy, Power Generation, Petrochemical or Chemical Production etc
  • Excellent team work and communication skills
  • Proactive attitude towards health & safety

What is in it for me?

  • Competitive salary
  • Competitive benefits package

If you are interested in applying for this position, please contact Arjun Patel on 02392 288 282 or send a CV and Cover letter to

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