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Mechanical Fitter

Ref no. BHN557991
Location Port Glasgow, Scotland
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract
Job status Closed

Job summary

An opportunity has arisen for Mechanical Fitters, based in Port Glasgow

Key skills required for this role

Mechanical Fitting experience


Mechanical Fitting experience

Job description

You will be involved in shipbuilding projects, therefore previous marine experience is ideal or other heavy industries will also be considered.

Responsibilities & Accountabilities:
* Installation of hydraulic and pneumatic ship machinery and equipment following current up to date engineering drawings.
* Carry out routine commissioning checks including pipework checks and machinery reporting back to the Supervisor
* To have the capability to communicate issues and problems with the relevant knowledge and ease.
* Diagnosis of malfunctioning machinery using detailed manuals and drawings.
* Carry out quality inspections on new equipment
* Work with both minimum supervision and as part of a team to successfully reach goals set to them.

Person Specification
* Ability to work as part of a team and also alone with a strong safety ethic
* Good time keeping and flexible to start / finish times
* Effective communicator
* Applying professional knowledge

Required Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience:
* Certified time served apprenticeship
* City & Guilds

PAYE only, standard week Mon - Thurs 37 hours
Dayshift - £15.52/h plus £1.87/h holiday credit
Overtime - £19.40/h plus £2.34/h holiday credit

OT rates are paid after 37 hours

Contracts are long term, on going

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