Maintenance Fitter

Full Time Permanent

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Maintenance Fitter


Temporary Contract

£16.35 per hour

Our client based in Portsmouth is looking to recruit an experienced Maintenance Fitter.

To provide mechanical services to ensure production plant and services remains operational and new installation meets deadlines.

Work within a small team to maintain production equipment and plant

Identify reasons for failure – fault analysis to rectify the problem

Perform planned and routine maintenance assessments

Install new equipment/services and improvement/modifications to existing equipment

Provide – bench fitting, fabricating, lubrication, pipework fitting

Liaise with maintenance manager to agree daily priorities and discuss on-going breakdowns and corrective actions.  This requires a formal handover at key times such as the beginning and end of each shift

Perform overhaul and servicing of equipment.  Carry out pre-commissioning tests

Minor building services work

Ancillary maintenance tasks including cooling system, water softener, compressors

Maintenance of accurate records and ability to follow equipment manuals/drawings

Adhere to all Health & Safety policies and procedures

Will be required to work any maintenance shutdown periods to ensure tasks are completed and labour resource is available on restart

Other Duties:

Be available to cover overtime requirements to support production and meet business needs.  Overtime is not guaranteed

Have a flexible approach to providing support to production which may at times involve staying on at the end of the shift to see a job to completion

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