Mechanical Maintenance Craftsperson

  • Devon
  • Permanent / Full Time
£25000 - £27500 per year
Job ref: 615887C

Mechanical Maintenance Craftsperson
£25,000- £27,500 plus £3,200 bonus per year
Girling Jones are currently recruiting for a Mechanical maintenance Craftsperson site based in Exeter.
Key Responsibilities

  • Routine fault finding, testing, manufacturing, replacing, isolation, modifying, inspecting, improving, installing, maintaining and repairing of all mechanical services, plant and equipment in compliance with all good practice guides, operational maintenance manuals and statutory requirements.
  • Be proactive with regard to all forms of maintenance, good site husbandry and security.
  • Working to specifications and drawings, responsible for ensuring completion minimising waste within set dates and times.
  • To understand and adhere to the Trust Health and Safety at Work policy, Fire procedures, Manual handling, Health and Safety at Work Act, Control of Legionella, WRAS, scald prevention, Control of Infection, adherence to set Engineering standards in accordance with health and safety requirements, ensuring safe work practices and standard operating procedures are followed.
  • To be proficient in the safe usage of all hand, machine tools, test, welding and brazing equipment applicable to the trade.
  • To be proficient in carrying out speedy, effective repairs and planned preventative maintenance on all types of plant, clinical, non clinical and other equipment only found in a healthcare environment, including, air conditioning/ventilation, patient trolleys, electrical/mechanical hospital beds, operating tables, patient hoists, water mixing valves, gas installations, boilers, calorifiers, generators, heater batteries, pumps, bedpan washers, macerators, compactors, compressors, refrigeration machinery, chilled water systems, domestic water, fire fighting equipment, medical gases, agss & suction, decontamination equipment, equipment calibration, hydrotherapy pool, fuel systems, alarm and control systems, ward equipment etc. as directed by the Mechanical Supervisor.
  • Work alone, without immediate supervision, in a team, demonstrating trade techniques to apprentices, occasionally assisting other trades and contractors when required.
  • To have the ability to carry out minor duties of other trades when required such as electrical, building and carpentry.
  • Attend all training and lectures when requested by the Maintenance Supervisor to assist with continual and personal development.

Qualifications / Certificates required

  • Apprentice Trained Mechnical Craftspersom
  • NVQ Level 3 or Equivalent
  • Ability to install, maintain and repair mechanical services, plant and equipment.
  • Ability to work alone or as part of a team.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to learn new skills.
  • Able to join on-call team.
  • Undertake out of hours working when required.

Benefits for you

  • £25,000 – £27,500 Basic Salary
  • Annual Bonus off £3,200 paid pro rota monthly
  • 37.5 Hours a week
  • Fleet Vehicle which can be taken home
  • £1.87 an hour standby rate
  • Time and half on call out
  • Blue Card Benefits

For More information please contact [email protected]

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