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Mechanical Maintenance Technician

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    £25 - 38 per hour

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    Francesca Coltham

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    24 days ago

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Mechanical Maintenance Technician - Peterborough

Initial 12 Month Contract - highly likely to be extended

Hours – Mon-Thurs 8am-4:30pm & Fri 8am-1pm

We’re looking for a Maintenance Technician to join a multi-million Global Engine Test facility in Peterborough.

The maintenance team has responsibility for the manufacture, implementation and upgrade of test facility support systems and rigs to assist in engine development and verification.  In addition, commissioning the engine test facility.

The Maintenance Technician will have the knowledge, base skills, and experience to be able to maintain the mechanical plant within the facility to the high standard required to keep the company at the forefront of today’s technology.

  • Responding to testbed and other facility breakdowns using fault finding to effectively conduct repairs using a variety of techniques.
  • Cover the maintenance, repair, and installation of new facility equipment.
  • Engaging with a diverse, multi-disciplinary team including peers, engineers, and external contractors. 
  • Run improvement and root cause investigation projects and present findings through technical presentations to the wider teams and management.

Qualifications and experience required of the Maintenance Technician

  • Served a full engineering apprenticeship and/or Qualified to a minimum of NVQ level 3 or equivalent and/or relevant job-related experience
  • Must have a thorough knowledge of maintenance processes and tools, machine shop operations, equipment, and processes plus familiarity with materials and quality objectives
  • Ability to read and interpret, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical drawings and schematics

  Competitive Rate available – Umbrella or PAYE

To apply, please submit a copy of your up-to-date CV clearly indicating your relevant experience. Applicants must have an existing right to work in the UK and evidence of eligibility will be required. Suitable candidates will be contacted.

The above represents a summary of the contract assignment.  A full description of this contract assignment is available. A full explanation of this rate and all deductions will be explained in a key information document (KID) supplied to registered candidates.