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Mechanical Technician Job

Date: 23-Nov-2021

Location: Glasgow, GB, G51 4SD Fairlie, GB, KA29 0AZ Greenock, GB, PA16 8UU

Company: Peel Ports

Vacancy - Mechanical Technician


At Peel Ports we’re already one of the UK’s leading port and logistics companies with ambitious plans to grow and transform the supply chain to benefit our customers. With multiple settings across the UK and a huge choice of career paths, our business offers exciting opportunities. Much of our success depends on our unrivalled facilities and technology. But in our sector, it always comes down to having the right talent. So, if you’ve got what it takes to rise to the challenge, then a potential future with Peel Ports could be for you.


Applicants are invited to apply for the above vacancy within the Engineering Department based at KGV Docks, Glasgow.


Role Purpose: To work with the Engineering Manager and Engineering Team Leader to deliver; On-time delivery, Continuous flow, Customer satisfaction, Zero defects, Compliance of all statutory electrical safety checks and tests.


This role will include the following responsibilities:


- Ensure all mechanical/maintenance equipment is compliant with current standards and legislation

- Complete planned and reactive maintenance work in an effective and safe manner

- Utilise fault finding diagnostic equipment to ensure the reactive maintenance impact is minimised

- Complete the workload as stipulated by the Manager or Team Leader

- Attend to unplanned failures in a timely manner to meet reliability targets

- Suggest tactical decisions to the Engineering Team Leader/Manager to stay on schedule


Applicants interested in this role should ideally possess the following skills and experience:


- Experience of maintaining heavy diesel plant and machinery in a heavy industrial environment

- Strong understanding of hydraulics and pneumatics

- Excellent fault finding skills and the ability to use fault finding diagnostic equipment

- Willing and able to work at heights

- Willing to multi-skill in mechanical and electrical engineering

- Demonstrate commitment to maintaining Peel Health and Safety standards

- Capable of working effectively under pressure in a critical busy environment

- Understand permit to work systems and accident reporting


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