Mechanical Fitter

JK Recruitment
Swansea (Abertawe)
13 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Mechanical Fitter to join a well-established materials engineering company who are based in Swansea, South Wales. The company supply a range of sectors globally and are a leader within their field. The role is working a shift pattern of days and afternoons Monday-Friday.

The Role
Duties will include:
Provide maintenance support for all process and facilities breakdowns
Provide planned preventative maintenance support in line with PPM Schedule
Support Maintenance team in the delivery of agreed objectives
Work with and support Maintenance Supervision to keep accurate records of activity
Work to maintenance schedules and estimate worker hour requirements for completion of job assignment
Recommend ways to improve maintenance methods, equipment performance, and quality of equipment
Ensure best practice in the workplace organisation and apply Lean principals including 5s and ‘Waste’ analysis across the department to promote a culture of continuous improvement and ‘right first time’.
Participate in improvement projects within the area to ensure that the most efficient and effective processes are available and utilised.
Maintain professional development and industry compliance
Always work in accordance with the company’s Health and Safety policy
Track the maintenance requirement as per agreed schedule
Analyse and resolve work problems, or assist workers to resolve theirs

The Candidate
The successful candidate will be a time served Mechanical Fitter / Maintenance Tradesman / Mechanical Engineer.
Ideally the candidate will be educated to HNC level or equivalent.
Logical fault-finding skills on mechanical systems to establish route cause.
You must be an excellent communicator and be able to plan and organise your time efficiently.
The role requires a ‘can do’ attitude and a resilient personality, an individual who is prepared to take ownership and be accountable for their work, whether working as an individual or within a team.

This role would suit a Mechanical Fitter, Mechanical Engineer, Maintenance Tradesman etc.

The Package
Salary of £31,000
25 days holiday plus bank holidays
Pension 4 % employee and 5% employer contributions

JK Recruitment
Please be aware that we receive a high volume of interest for each of our roles and we cannot guarantee we will be in touch if you are not shortlisted for the position. At JK Recruitment we aim to provide the best possible opportunity to take your career forward, we will be in touch within the next seven days if your application is successful. Please continue to visit our website to keep up to date with further vacancies. We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK

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