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Mechanical Fitter (Night shift) - 17823

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£30,000 to £33750 inc Shift Allowance

Job Type: Contract

Our established manufacturing Client in Dartford is seeking an experienced Mechanical Maintenance Fitter to work permanent nights – Sunday to Thursday, 10pm to 6am.  This role is offered as a one year contract direct with the Client.

Essential Skills/Experience
• Work experience as a mechanical craftsperson or fitter with basic electrical fault finding skills.
• Experience of working with equipment and systems containing mechanical rotating components / instrumentation / PLC controls / electric circuits
• Mechanical craftsperson / fitter with experience of working within the pharma, food or similar industries (FMCG)
• Maintenance, servicing, repairs, fault finding, route cause analysis of manufacturing equipment
• Building services equipment – 3 phase motors, instrumentation, hydraulics, pneumatics, compressors, pumps, pipe work etc
• Basic computer skills and able to complete relevant documentation
• Able to read technical drawings
• Able to work alone or as part of a team
• Self-motivated, able to prioritise own work load
• Physically fit, agile and able to work in confined spaces
• Car owner/driver due to Client’s location

Priority will be given to any candidates with:
• Experience of 17th Edition standards (Elec installations)
• Atex explosive atmospheres experience
• Mechanical bench / welding skills
• Minor alterations to 3 phase / single phase power supplies
• Can alter / create electrical schematics, lean six-sigma experience, can create risk assessments and method statements

Education Level
Minimum requirement - C&G or ONC/HNC in a related subject – Mechanical Engineering

My client offers an excellent basic salary with 25% shift allowance + benefits that include 21 days holiday in year 1 rising to 26 with service – pension, health insurance, 3% non-contractual bonus and occasional overtime + more.

To apply, please email apply@reactrecruitment.co.uk

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