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Date Added: Tue 06/09/2022

Workshop Assistant

Plymouth, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, PartTime

Salary: £17,583 - £20,165 per annum

Workshop Assistant (Mechanical)

Job Type: 2 years fixed term

30 hours per week (7.5 hours per day to be worked over 4 days)

Salary: £17,583 to £20,165 pro-rata, per annum (£21,686 to £24,871 per annum) depending on experience

Location: Plymouth

The role

Do you want to be part of one of the longest running and most geographically extensive marine ecological surveys in the world? The Continuous Plankton Recorder Survey has a new position for a Workshop Assistant with mechanical skills to join the team. You’ll be repairing, maintaining and setting up sea-going mechanical instruments and will undertake a variety of tasks from stores to logistics to ensure the safety and effectiveness of the workshop and the successful deployment of the recorders at sea. Full training will be given on the mechanical instrumentation but experience in an engineering environment is an advantage.

Salary and benefits

  • Salary will be based on experience
  • The company will contribute 10% of your basic salary into a defined benefits pension scheme. You are required to make a 3% minimum contribution. You can contribute over the 3% minimum and the company will match up to a maximum of 5%
  • Annual Leave allowance is 30 days plus bank holidays/privilege days (pro-rata if part time)
  • Potential for some flexible working

The company welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates and seeks talented people with diverse backgrounds and perspectives in order to enhance all that they do.

Interviews will take place 18/19 October 2022Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK

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If you think you are a suitable candidate and would like to work for this reputable company then please do not hesitate in applying.

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