Mechanical Technician

  • Location

    Nailsea, Somerset

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  • Salary:

    Up to £13.5 per hour + nigh shift allowance

  • Contact:

    Marek Mazurowski

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Mechanical Test Technician - 6 month contract, Nailsea, nights

We are looking for a Mechanical Test Technician for a 6 month contract with a major Oil&Gas client. Working on site in Nailsea you will be responsible for carrying out build and production testing of Subsea Control Modules and associated assemblies to procedures as well as carrying out systems level and sub-assembly level testing of subsea system and associated products.


  • To carry out system testing of Assemblies and Sub- Assemblies as specified in test procedures for both subsea and topside equipment.
  • Carry out cleanliness and pressure testing of Hydraulic assemblies as specified in Procedures
  • Carry out mechanical build of assemblies
  • Carry out essential maintenance where applicable
  • Ensuring all aspects of production is carried out in accordance with company procedures relating to HSE and relevant quality Codes of Practice.
  • Provide engineering feedback to relevant engineering department to improve, products, processes, and design. Also includes First off Reviews.
  • Ensure Work Order documentation is correct and completed to date before, during and on completion of the Test process.
  • Ensure safe working practices are adhered to at all times and general housekeeping is maintained to a high standard.
  • To report defects appropriately and in a timely manner using the Quality systems in place and feedback to team leader.
  • Ensuring all aspects of production is carried out in accordance with company procedures And documentation is complete.
  • Supervise Apprentices as required and provide feedback on their performance
  • Provide support for engineering activities including qualifications and first off's feeding back observations and completing necessary documentation as required.


  • BTEC Level 3 in either electronics, mechatronics or mechanical + 5 years experience
  • BTEC HNC in either electronics, mechatronics, or mechanical + 3 years experience
  • Relevant Degree + 2 years experience
  • Relevant Military training and experience will be considered
  • Proven track record in test and fault finding of Hydra -Electrical assemblies
  • Ability to read electronic schematics and mechanical/Hydraulic schematics.
  • Ability to have technical discussions with senior design and product engineers
  • Good working knowledge of software and firmware for both products and test equipment


  • Location: Nailsea
  • Duration: 6 monts
  • Salary: £13.5 ph + 50% night shift allowance

Please apply by submitting your CV.

Experis Consultancy is a Global entity with a well-established team with over 1000 consultants on assignment across 20 clients globally. Our UK operation is growing and has very aggressive plans for expansion over the coming years. We form part of the Manpower group of companies that turn over $20 billion a year collectively.

Experis UK have partnerships with major clients across the UK spanning multiple industries; our approach is a very personal one, with both our clients and our own employees. We are passionate about training, technology and career development.