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Mechanical Engineer

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Utilities, Power & Telecoms

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £20.58 - 27.06 per hour

  • Contact:

    Theo King

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 037

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Job Role - Mechanical Engineer
Location - Cumbria (50/50 Home and Site)
Contract Length - 12 Months
Pay Rate - £20.58 Per Hour PAYE/£27.06 Per hour Umbrella
The right candidate's role will be to oversee the assigned system area to ensure that the maintenance and operation of the system(s) are performed and managed safely, efficiently and effectively in accordance with the site licence condition(s), regulations and identified processes. A key output is the increased Mean Time Between Failure for Assets.
Job Deliverables:
·Monitor and evaluate assigned system performance for example through observation, review of work logs and histories and regular walk downs to maintain awareness of current condition, performance, and environmental impacts.
·Identify issues with systems and components, engaging with specialists to initiate appropriate mitigation to achieve short and long-term resolution
·Support the development of system modifications including identification of need, system requirements and design work to enable optimal system performance.
·Liaise wit other local technical experts in the operations and maintenance delivery communities to ensure the changes following review of maintenance instructions and plant/facility drawings are appropriately approved and embedded into the future process documentation.
·Prepare periodic system health report and maintain log range plans for the system/area(s) to ensure optimal asset performance
Key Qualifications/Desirables
·HNC/HND/Degree or relevant training/experience in mechanical engineering
·Evidence of development of asset management strategies
·Relevant engineering qualifications and considerable experience in an environment of a similar context and complexity
·Experience of trending and predicting asset performance
·Experience developing asset hierarchies
This is a great opportunity for the right candidates, and so it will be a popular position. Please apply without delay or call Theo King at Carrington West on 02393876037 for any further information you may require.