Mechanical Maintenance Engineer/Fitter

DATS is currently recruiting for a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer/Fitter to join our client, one of the world’s largest chemical manufacturing companies, based in Merseyside, Northwest.

Role: Mechanical Maintenance Engineer/Fitter
Position Type: Contract
Hours: 8-4 Monday-Friday
Location: Merseyside
Industry: Chemical
Reference: HQ6927

What does the job involve?

To help maintain and repair all manufacturing plant and equipment. To install various items of manufacturing equipment. Use to attending breakdowns and resolving them in a timely and effective manner. One of the main jobs that the contractor will be doing is fabricating a compressor house and installing the associated pipework for the new compressor

  • Maintaining manufacturing machines and understand PPM Techniques
  • Carry out Reactive and Preventative maintenance
  • Assisting with breakdown repairs
  • Maintaining auxiliary equipment and general site repairs
  • Carry out daily, weekly and monthly maintenance schedules
  • Annual Mechanical Overhauls
  • Carrying out risk assessment when applicable
  • Working within the permit to work system

What skills and experience do you need?

  • Time Served apprenticeship in the Engineering background
  • Solid skill set, basic workshop and fitting skills
  • Welding Skills
  • Electrical (desirable)
  • Working on boilers (desirable)
  • Working to H&S and COSHH regulations

DATS is an equal opportunities employer that promotes and celebrates diversity in the workplace.

If you feel this opportunity could be a fit for your skills and experience, please reply to this advert and one of our Consultants will contact you to discuss the role in more detail. Recruitment processes with our Clients usually move quickly and successful applicants will advance to interview stage promptly. Regrettably, only applicants who demonstrate the required experience outlined in the advert will be contacted.

If successful, candidates will need to prove eligibility and legal entitlement to work in the UK