maintenance fitter in plymouth

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Maintenance Fitter

Randstad Engineering are currently looking for a Maintenance Fitter for our major UK based materials manufacture based in Plymouth.

As a Fitter reporting to our Maintenance Supervisor, you'll be responsible for safely and efficiently carrying out planned and unplanned maintenance and repairs to the site and equipment.

Contributing to the development of safe working methods for repair procedures, you'll also provide a timely response to plant breakdowns whilst maintaining a high standard of housekeeping by keeping areas clean, tidy and hazard-free. Liaising with site management on a regular basis, you'll support and train operatives to complete maintenance tasks, in addition to carrying out daily plant and other inspections and completing documentation. Other key responsibilities include:

- Respond to unplanned repairs and other requirements
- Respond to plant breakdowns - ensuring it is returned to production in a timely manner, and temporary fixes are followed up with a permanent solution.
- Maintaining a high standard of housekeeping keeping areas clean, tidy and hazard free
- Deal with all daily issues professionally and liaise with site management on a regular basis
- Support and train operatives to complete maintenance tasks

An experienced fitter, also skilled in welding, cutting and fabricating techniques, you'll need an NVQ3 technical qualification or equivalent, together with excellent communication and team-working skills. Highly motivated, with drive and enthusiasm, you're able to plan and implement maintenance schedules and have a good working knowledge of engineering drawings. Together with a good understanding of Health & Safety.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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