Craft Technician Mechanical

Job details

Job title Craft Technician Mechanical
Ref CBS9JP00004991
Location Dounreay
Region Scottish Highlands
Company Dounreay
Salary Negotiable
Duration 12 Months
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Main Purpose of the Job:

The purpose of the post is the delivery of maintenance.


The individual will support plant maintenance activities.

The Job Holder will:

• Identify and rectify routine maintenance problems where applicable.

• Carry out planned maintenance activities and defect rectification efficiently, includes defect investigation of causes and proposal of solutions.

• Reinstate the work area after completing the maintenance of plant, systems and components.

• Utilise diagnostic techniques to identify faults in plants, systems and components.

• Identify and report common equipment performance issues.

• Identify obsolescence and end of life issues.

• Assess the effectiveness of maintenance procedures and provide required amendments and changes.

• Produce fit for purpose job reports describing accurately the work that has been carried out.

• Mentor apprenticeship development and may be an SVQ Assessor.

• Conduct safe and effective handover of plant and equipment to others and accept and confirm responsibility for the control of the plant and equipment within the work area isolation boundary.

• Perform the responsibilities of Management Appointments relevant to post. Hold a relevant disciplined nominated appointment.


Mechanical Apprenticeship

NC in Engineering or equivalent qualifications plus experience

Essential and Desirable Skills

• Site knowledge

• HGV experience

• Vehicle maintenance experience

• Team working experience

Additional information about the process

Title: Craft Technician Mechanical

Reference: CBS9JP00004991

Location: Dounreay, Thurso

Salary: £25,794 PAYE

Job Type:12 Months Contract

Contact details:

Tel: 07753221031

Capita Resourcing is the strategic resourcing business within Capita plc. We are the chosen provider of agency workers and permanent recruitment for the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) collaborative framework, across nuclear sites and offices UK wide.

Terms and Conditions

Full Time Monday-Friday 37.9 hours per week

Temporary 12 months contract

Rate £25,794 PAYE

Overtime will apply at enhanced rates

*Closing date Wednesday 28th August 2019 at 12 noon*

NuclearWorks welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation. NuclearWorks is a trading name of Capita Business Services Ltd. Services offered are those of an Employment Agency and Employment Business.

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