Mechanical Maintenance Technician

24 Nov 2016
09 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a leading energy and services group and they are looking for a Mechanical Maintenance Technician to be based in Leeds.General Overview:

* Working to provide mechanical maintenance for a wide variety of plant items; - reciprocating generation engines, turbines, industrial refrigeration plant, compressors, pumps, fans etc.
* Reactive repair work to plant breakdowns and compliance with preventative maintenance schedules
* In line with process's & policies promote the safety & environmental culture and maintain the highest standards of operational performance


* Represent the Company in a professional manner to customers and external agencies, by reasonable dress and demeanour and ensure the site and all Company property are maintained in a clean and tidy condition
* Ensure that all work records are accurate and meet requirements of contract and policies/procedures and undertake regular checks to ensure compliance
* Be available for call out rota and when business needs demand
* Provides support to the team during abnormal conditions or during times of high work load


* Carry out unsupervised routine mechanical maintenance / remedial work and general duties to ensure reliable and efficient operation of the plant
* Operate the PPM system including the feedback of information and data
* Report on any system within the GSC scope of operation which is not operating effectively & efficiently with suggested improvements / repair
* Ensure that all work is completed in a safe manner that complies with Health, Safety & Environmental policies
* Ensure that all work is completed in line with industry standard


* Demonstrate self-motivation
* Ability to manage both internal and customer expectations
* Flexible approach to work and adaptable
* Ability to think clearly work under pressure
* Good communicator, concise and clear
* Reliable
* Honest, trustworthy
* Ability to prioritise, organise and work to tight deadlines
* Innovative
* Assertive
* Goal focussed achiever

Qualifications or Required Experience:

* Applicants must have served a recognised mechanical apprenticeship
* A naval, chemical industry or power generation background would be an advantage
* Ability experience of any types of welding would be desirable
* Demonstrable understanding of Health & Safety at Work
* Understand the requirement for safe systems of work and permit to work systems
* Be physically fit for the job and be willing to undergo a medical examination
* Must be computer literate in Microsoft packages

If you do not hear from us within seven days, then your application has not been successful on this occasion. We may however keep your details on file for any suitable future vacancies and contact you accordingly