Venatu Consulting Ltd
Elland, UK
18 Jun 2019
03 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Fitter / Tester



The working hours are 7.30am - 4.00pm Monday to Thursday and 7.30am to 12.30pm Fridays.

Business Need / Purpose of Role:

Undertaking assembly, Testing, instrumentation and associated tasks related to Valves & Controls to a high standard.

Objectives & Measurement

Key Responsibilities and Specific Accountabilities:


Establish the tasks required and how they should be carried out, which may involve the adaptation of existing methods and procedures.

Maintain Health & Safety standards within area.

Drive 6's standards in your area. Maintain paperwork for 6's Boards in area.

Manages and updates matrices daily.

Participates in both department projects and overall operations projects when required.

Improves quality and eliminates errors. Improve customer satisfaction.

Able to work as part of a team or under own initiative.

Maintain operational logs for equipment as necessary.

Lead or participate in "Lean" related activities to continually improve the operational effectiveness of the process and areas

Teamwork - Lead by example and gain involvement from team in order to optimise area performance.

* Housekeeping- Ensure area is kept in "presentation" condition at all times.

* Complete in progress check sheet for all valves built

* Develop, maintain and adhere to SOP (Standard Operating Procedures).

* Help to define, diagnose and solve problems as part of a team using a logical and disciplined approach (i.e. 8D).

* To identify cost cutting activities within the area.

* To be flexible and work in bottle neck areas within your skill level.

* To maintain a "can do" attitude.

* Check test equipment is fit for testing of valves and highlight any concerns.

* Hydro test body and seat, FE testing and vacuum testing of valves to procedures, this includes ASME procedures.

* Interface with customer or third-party inspectors where required

* Input data on system for valves which have passed and failed test with reason code so information can be used for first time pass analysis.

* Ensure all work personally undertaken within WVC is carried out in compliance with current H&S rules and WVC safety systems and is in line with the requirements of the WVC duty of care document.

* Measurements:

* Cost, Quality, Delivery and Safety

Job Knowledge / Education and Qualifications

The details described here are representative of those that are encountered by or must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience:

Ideally HNC qualified with a minimum of 3 years' previous experience of working in a Valves & Controls manufacturing environment.

Proven experience of project and process development work desirable

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