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Mechanical Technician Job

Date: 29-Apr-2021

Location: Liverpool, GB, L21 1LA

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 Containers Engineering Department, based at the Port of Liverpool.


Role Purpose  To work within a team across a rolling shift pattern to carry out planned preventative maintenance and reactive maintenance efficiently, effectively and in a safe manner

This role will include the following responsibilities:


- Complete planned and reactive maintenance work and modification to all types of heavy mobile plant, cranes and equipment

- Liaise with operations and prioritise breakdown repairs, using fault finding diagnostic equipment to ensure reactive maintenance impact is minimised

- Ensure completion of documentation, including daily logs and job reports

- Carry out all duties with due care and attention, adhering to the Company's Health and Safety Policy and HSE regulations

- Report parts and material deficits without delay, suggesting tactical decisions to stay on schedule

- Demonstrate commitment to multi-skilled activity where appropriate


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


- Time served apprentice or qualified to a minimum ONC/HNC or equivalent qualification in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering

- Previous experience of working with heavy plant, cranes and equipment

- Have an understanding of hydraulic systems and excellent fault finding skills

- Demonstrate commitment to maintaining Peel H&S standards

- Fault finding and repair is an absolute prerequisite for this position

- Knoweldge of effective maintenance strategies, i.e. RCM, PM, CBM, TPM, is preffered but not essential

- A full valid Driving Licence

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