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Mechanical Technician

Reference: 1712-18
Sector(s): Engineering
Salary: £28,000 Per Annum
Benefits: Company vehicle, Pension scheme
Town/City: Wyboston
Contract Type: Permanent
Date Posted: 07/12/2017 09:32:00
End Date: 18/01/2018

Mechanical Technician
Salary DOE
25 Days Holiday & Pension Scheme & Company Vehicle

We are now recruiting on behalf of our client, a dynamic Mechanical or Electrical Technician who is looking to join a global organisation.

The position will require daily travel to customer sites. We look for a candidate in reasonable distance to our clients workshop in Wyboston where all the spare parts are stored, who has experience in Heating Ventilation and Air Condition.

You will have a minimum of a Mechanical recognised apprenticeship, 3 years' experience with mechanical installations and rip outs.

Key Duties & Responsibilities
As Mechanical Technician your main responsibilities will be to carry out fan upgrades on-site of listed customers;
•    Stocking your van with the correct materials to carry out the fan upgrade. This will include making sure the correct fans and cables are onboard, the van is equipped with the correct consumable parts to carry out the upgrade.
•    Once on site, ensure the safe off-load of the equipment.
•    Ensure all safety aspects are considered while working on the Unit. Depending on the size of the project, you might oversee a team up to 4 subcontractors.
•    Installation of the fan wall according to specifications provided
•    Leave customer site in a clean and safe manner at all times. Good housekeeping skills are essential throughout each refurbishment.
•    Some customer sites require you to remove waste (big fans and motors) to the customer waste facilities.

Knowledge & Education
•    Mechanical recognised apprenticeship, 3 years' experience with mechanical installations and rip outs.
•    Used to heavy lifting and safety implications. Confident with cutting and grinding
•    Electrical knowledge and experience of 3 phase power supply, with minimum of 17th edition qualification would be advantageous
•    Working in the HVAC industry with experience of working with scroll fans and plug fans is desired but not essential
•    Good communication skills are required.
•    CSCS card
•    Prepared to travel to customer sites and stay overnight if needed
•    Clean driving license

We are looking to arrange interviews for suitable candidates asap, for a start date in January at the latest.
Established in 1995, Osborne Appointments is an independently owned recruitment agency specialising in the supply of temporary, contract and permanent placements. OA are committed to placing the right candidate in the right job every time and pride ourselves in outstanding levels of Candidate Satisfaction
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