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Assistant Mechanical Technician

Northampton, Northamptonshire
£20,000 to £30,000
Job Type
2 Sep 2022

WHAT IS IN IT FOR YOU?The opportunity to join a forward-thinking business - receiving high levels of training and developmentSalary £20K-£30K depending on experience23 days holiday plus bank holidays (rising to 25 days with service)Permanent contractCompany pension schemeDeath in service life insuranceTHE BUSINESSAre you a Time Served Mechanical Technician or are you a recent Mechanical Graduate? Are you looking to develop your skill set and increase your competency? Do you hold a good mechanical skill set? Are you confident working with a range of hand tools and working in a mechanical discipline?If so, Westray Recruitment Group would like to hear from you today!Westray Recruitment Group is seeking to recruit an Assistant Mechanical Technician for our client based in Higham Ferrers.The Company s principal focus is the design, manufacture and operation of specialist equipment and temporary works for the construction of bridges, buildings, offshore structures, refineries, power stations and industrial plants.THE ROLEAssist during equipment maintenance, repair, testing, and upgrade.Provide site support and training to customers worldwide.Assist Operations to team to ensure QA / QC compliance during manufacturing.Assist with the loading and unloading of equipment from transportAssist with the housekeeping of the WorksAssist with the servicing and maintenance of equipmentAssist with the pre-mobilisation preparations of equipmentAssist with record keeping in the WorksAssist with the Installation and commissioning of equipment on siteAssist with the operation of equipment on siteAssist with record keeping on siteProviding training to customers on the use, servicing, and repair of the equipmentAssist with writing of technical literature to accompany equipmentAssist with providing customer support by telephone or email.Working in accordance with the Company s 9001 accredited management systemOccasionally attending Factory Testing of equipment (usually in China)Assist with carrying our Environmental, Health and Safety related inspections / tasks in theWorks.THE PERSONGenerally fit and healthy - able to undertake manual workDriving LicencePassportWillingness to travel at short notice for prolonged periodsGCSE or equivalent in English and MathsExperience of mechanical fittingExperience in Workshop environmentWilling to take on additional responsibilitiesPreferableSome construction site experienceExperience with Hydraulic systemsExperience with High Voltage or Low Voltage electricsExperience with enginesFLT licenceCSCS cardTHE PACKAGEOffice hours: nominal 37-hour week 9am - 5:30pm (Monday to Thursday) and 9am-5pm (Friday)Remuneration: £20k-30k per annumHoliday entitlement: 23 days per annum (plus usual public holidays). After 3 years service, an additional day s holiday for each year of service up to a maximum of 25 days.Other benefitsMembership of the Company s pension scheme.Death-in-service life assurance.TO APPLYPlease send your updated CV to Tony Hutchinson or apply direct by calling Westray Recruitment Group

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  • Job Reference: 702713481-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Westray Recruitment Group
    Westray Recruitment Group
  • Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
  • Salary: £20,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent