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Date Added: Sat 05/08/2023

Mechanical Technician

Kintore, AB51, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £13.80 - £16.75/hour + holiday pay

We're looking for a number of Mechanical Technicians to join our client in the oil and gas industry on a 3 month contract with a high possibility for extension or to go permanent after the contract period. The role will be based in Kintore, Aberdeenshire.


Pay Rate circa £13.80 - £16.75 per hour

Location: Kintore

Duration: 3 months (high possibility for extension or to go perm)

Work Schedule Details

39 hours per week; Mon-Thurs 07:00-15:30 & Fri 07:00-14:30


What does the job involve as Mechanical Technician?

As a Mechanical Technician you will be responsible for reading and interpreting drawings, positioning parts for assembly as well as performing repairs, reporting quality issues of the day-to-day assembly and fitting of the full range of ISE product lines. You will support, improve and participate in on-time assembly of ISE products through specific techniques as well as innovative idea generation and efficient problem solving. As part of a team of manufacturing technicians you will dedicated to maintaining high quality standards and providing products that are expected to be right first time on time.

- Operate designated machine safely and competently, ensuring that all HSE and housekeeping standards are maintained.

- Carry out designated tasks as instructed.

- Complete schedules, sequences and assignments for assembly line activities.

- Carry out work instructions as given by Cell Leader, e.g. work specifications, equipment operation.

- Monitor and control materials, products or equipment to detect defects or faults.

- Maintain assembly line performance standards, e.g. by monitoring gauges, dials and other indicators.

- Maintain quality and quantity of production.

- Check work via use of gauges, visuals and measuring tools.

- Maintain an organised / visual workspace (5S understanding).

- Support key initiatives such as (on time delivery, schedule attainment, cost of quality).

- Generate and implement improvement ideas and encourage idea generation among team members and stop work for safety, stop production for quality, and escalate concerns.

- Be familiar with and use of proactive root cause problem solving (Fishbone etc.).

- Evaluate current production estimates and outputs.

- Carry out training in job-related skills for workers.

- Enforce safety and quality regulations.

What skills and experience do you need as a Mechanical Technician?

* Time served apprenticeship or HNC/ higher education in a relevant subject

* Working knowledge within an assembly & manufacturing environment including the preparation of components

* Ideally a background in a mechanical based profession

* Computer literacy (including good command of Microsoft Office Excel, Word and Outlook).

* Ability to operate basic hand and power tools.

* Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings

* Forklift and overhead crane certificates- desirable

What is the pay for the Mechanical Technician role?

Pay Rate up to £16.75 per hour

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