Mechanical Technician

Mechanical Technician

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    Oil, Gas, & Petrochemical

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    Louis Wellings

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    +44 (0)151 666 8952

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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Our client currently has a vacancy for a Mechanical Technician at their location in Loch Ewe, Aultbea, Rosshire

They to professional experts on bulk fuels storage and transportation by pipelines and their current mission is to provide for the safe, efficient, economic and effective management of 6 Naval Oil Fuel Depots (OFDs) and 2 Petroleum Depots in Cheshire.

The role:
Working as part of a team; this role undertakes the receipt/storage and issue of POL Bulk products for HM Navy and other private customers; always working within Competent Authority standards and regulations and with a strong focus on ensuring no harm to people or the environment.

The responsibilities include:
  • Maintenance of fixed/mobile plant
  • Assisting in the fuelling of vessels (included the manual handling of fuel hoses and operating manual valves)
  • Maintenance of storage tanks and oil water separators
  • Oil Spill response
  • Operate a computerised maintenance system
  • Site maintenance
  • AP Duties (Control of Works/Permit to Work)

The Candidate:

Candidates will be qualified mechanical technicians, either through time served apprenticeships, NVQ or other recognised routes.

You will be able to show you are a motivated team player, be willing to be part of a rostered “on-call” team and to undertake short notice overtime. Hold a current full UK Driving Licence. You will be able to demonstrate a strong understanding of the foundations health and safety and have good safety conscious record, along with high standards of honesty and confidentiality.

The remuneration package:

They offer a good remuneration package, which includes paid overtime and other allowances, 30 days holiday plus bank/public holidays, life assurance and excellent Defined Contribution pension scheme

Scantec Personnel Limited is acting as an employment business and an employment agency. For contract or interim roles (and unless otherwise stated), all pay rates stated are on a Limited Company basis.

Due to the high volume of applications Scantec receives it is not always possible to acknowledge every application. Shortlisted applicants will be contacted within 28 days. If you don’t hear from us within 28 days your application has not been shortlisted at this time, to be considered for future vacancies please register with us on our website.