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Mechanical Engineer

Liverpool, Merseyside
12/07/2019 (12:56)
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We are recruiting for a Mechanical Engineer to be based at a static site in the Liverpool area. This is a full-time role working 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday 8:00 - 16:30. This is a temporary ongoing position to start as soon as possible, Mon-Fri circa 40 hours per week paying £14.40ph PAYE.

General Overview:

The successful candidate will be responsible for the preventative and reactive maintenance of the primary heating systems on site. This is an important role within the workflow process; the person will be actively involved in developing detailed knowledge, ensuring compliance, and the maintenance of the core plant and equipment.

Duties & Responsibilities

· To understand the working of mechanical heating systems.

· Diagnose and repair faults of the system and its component plant and equipment.

· To deal with new situations as they arise and pass on knowledge to others.

· To inform the immediate Supervisor of any delays or difficulties encountered.

· To be familiar with working in engineering areas and environments - taking all safety measures to prevent danger, damage and avoid injury.

· Knowledge of PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) and the correct use of the same.

· To be available, within reason, to work at short notice, out of normal hours, in emergency situations.

· To be aware of the criticality of the heating system and the requirement to maintain full operation at all times.

· To be knowledgeable in the control of legionella in water systems (HSE Books L8) and statutory Water Regulations

Skills & Background Required :

DBS check required but not essential immediately

· City & Guilds (or equivalent) Mechanical qualifications.

· Indentured apprenticeship or equivalent training.

· Understanding of mechanical and electrical aspects of plant, systems and equipment.

· CHP experience would be advantageous.

· Experience of work with up LTHW/MTHW to 4-megawatt boilers.

· Ability to use hand tools, associated trade tools, equipment and machinery for maintenance, repair and minor improvement/new work to the required standard.

· Ability to work as part of a team.

· Good understanding of Health and Safety(IOSH or NEBOSH preferred)

If you are interested then please click the APPLY button now

PRS a re a leading specialist recruitment and search & selection consultancy within the Building Services, FM and Support Sectors.

Please note if you have not heard from us within 5 days, then your application has not been successful.

PRS is an equal opportunities employer.

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