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Mechanical Engineer

Engineering Professionals
Job Type:
Permanent, Contract
M32, Stretford, Trafford
Salary Description:
£22000 - £27000/annum
23 Apr 2019
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Main Purpose of the Job

Fundamentally the role will be to assemble and test Valves, fire hydrants, deluge systems and firefighting equipment to customer specifications and high industry standards. This could also include onshore / offshore servicing and commissioning visits in the UK and overseas dependent upon experience.

Main Duties and Responsibilities
-Assembly and test of valves & components including repairs and servicing.
-Assembly and test of valves/ equipment designed to protect oil and gas terminals / tank farms and other oil and gas systems onshore/offshore.
-Material identification traceability log reporting.
-Issuing and documenting test logbooks from product work instructions.

Following processes and quality standards to meet with ISO 9001 2015 during the assembly and test process.
Support senior site service engineers with commissioning and service agreements.
Creating site reports and all relevant risk assessments prior to service visits.
Liaising with the Quality department upon receipt of defective components / parts. Participate in stock counts and reconciliation against inventory.

Key Relationships:
Production Manager
Site Service Manager
Quality Manager
Mechanical Engineers

Knowledge and Skills:
-Knowledge of MRP systems and processes.
-Customer Focused.
-Understanding of valves and control systems
-Ability to work efficiently and accurately with Excellent Organizational skills.
-Literate, analytical, numerate with good IT skills.
-Fully competent with all Microsoft systems Application and internet.

Hours of Work:
-Monday to Thursday 07:30am - 16.00 pm.
-Friday: 07:.30am - 12:.30pm.
-Plenty of overtime available.

Basic Salary is circa £22K with Overtime available @ time & 3rd Mon-Fri and time & 1/2 Saturdays.

-Time served mechanical engineering apprenticeship or equivalent
-Good general level of education.
-Knowledge of mechanical engineering

Behavioural Capabilities
-Good team player, willing to listen and take new ideas on board.
-Resourceful and well organised.
-Have practical hands on approach and a ‘can do’ attitude.
-Ability to deal effectively with people at different levels.
-Ability to work in a logical and structured manner, keeping excellent records and a disciplined approach to data management and filing.
-Flexible and dependable with a proactive approach to your work.
-Excellent time-keeping.
-Ability to manage multiple priorities.
-Excellent analytical, critical thinking and strategic skills.

Please send your CV in the first instance.

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Core Values

Taking OWNERSHIP and full ACCOUNTABILITY of our actions


Giving 110% to every task we undertake and being PASSIONATE


Admitting when we have been WRONG and doing our utmost to put it RIGHT

When you TALK we stop and LISTEN

TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT - Knowledge is endless

Always ACCESSIBLE - Day or Night, if you need us we will be there

SELF MANAGEMENT - We operate a flat line structure where everyone has a role to play from the Administrator to the MD

HONESTY and INTEGRITY at ALL times - Even when you may not want to hear what we say

PEOPLE are ASSETS not NUMBERS - Every person has a skill, we do our best to understand these skills and match them to the best environment

What Candidates Say

I'd also like to take the chance to thank you for all your help during my time with Ambitek. I have always been paid on time and any worries I had were sorted out incredibly quickly either by yourself or your colleagues. Thank you for making my time as a contractor as painless as possible. I would certainly have no qualms about being employed by your agency again sometime in the future. Although obviously not any time soon!!!!

I contacted Ambitek last year about employment. They quickly responded and helped me get a job! I now have a full time job thanks to Ambitek and their staff. They have always paid me on time and have always been there to help me if I needed any advice! Now me and my family are doing great all thanks to Ambitek.

"Hi, hope your all set for Xmas just wanted to say thanks to you and all the staff at Ambitek. You have all been ace this year sorting out my wages and holiday pay and the rest, it's been a real pleasure working for you this year and can't thank you enough for getting me the job in the first place it really pulled me out of it when I was down and to say I appreciate it is an understatement

Hi, thank you for having me work for Ambitek, it’s been a pleasure

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