Craftsperson - Mechanical

South West
Industry Sector:
Waste Jobs, Water Jobs, Environmental Jobs, Hydro Jobs, Wastewater Jobs, Environment Jobs, Renewable Jobs, Energy Jobs, Water Treatment Jobs
Job Category:
Engineering, Manufacturing, Energy Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Maintenance Engineer, Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Job Type:
Education Level:
Please see job description
£26,846 to £29,914 per annum
Salary Description:
26846-29914 Per Annum + benefits
Start Date:
South West Water
Job Ref:

Are you an experienced Mechanical Craftsperson looking for a new challenge?

South West Water provide reliable, efficient and high-quality drinking water and waste water services throughout Cornwall, Devon, and parts of Somerset and Dorset. We believe that by investing in the future of our region, we are not only improving the quality of life for today's residents and visitors but are also taking responsibility for future generations. Our aim is to continually drive up standards, particularly in the areas that matter most to our customers and be amongst the best in the water industry.

We have an exciting opportunity to join our team based in Tolgus, Cornwall as a Mechanical Craftsperson.

The Role

The Mechanical Craftsperson will fault find, repair and maintain SWW assets across a range of company sites, predominantly Waste water sewage pumping stations. You will help ensure maximum asset availability and support the SWW Pure vision by assisting minimising risk to compliance, quality requirements and Health & Safety. Duties include:

 *Asset repair and maintenance as scheduled by the scheduling team or your manager. *Undertaking any training required in order to carry out work activities in a safe or legal manner. *Assisting operational staff with the resolution of complex problems. *Accurate and timely feedback of activities completed.  *Keeping our customers updated with activities which may impact on their processes. *Using method statements and safe systems of work for the activities you carry out. *Having a good understanding of Health & Safety responsibilities in a work place. *Working with or in close proximity to chemicals in accordance with COSHH, QMS Procedures and relevant Health and Safety standards including LOLER and PUWER. *Liaising with the scheduling team or your manager to ensure work schedules are optimised.

The Ideal Mechanical Craftsperson:

Able to deliver an effective maintenance service in both workshop and site environments

Experience of working with Waste Water treatment processes would be desirable

Able to fault find and repair large complex pieces of mechanical equipment.

Able to work under pressure to deliver within tight deadlines

Rewards & Benefits:

In return for your hard work as one of our Mechanical Craftsperson, we can offer a salary £26,846 - £29,914 per annum dependent on skills and experience and the opportunity for incremental salary increases as part of an assessed competency scheme. We also offer a range of excellent benefits, working within in a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable.

If you have the skills and experience to join our team as a Mechanical Craftsperson, click apply today to register your interest in either vacancy.

Previous applicants need not apply

No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status.

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