Mechanical Technician (Nights)

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    Nailsea, Somerset

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    Ben Mcrae

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Role: Mechanical Technician (Nights)

Location: Nailsea (Bristol)

Duration: 6 Month initial contract

Rate of pay: Negotiable hourly + 40% shift premium

Shifts: 11pm - 7am

Role Summary:

To Build and assemble Electrical/Hydraulic control units. Carry out Automated flush and Pressure testing. Ability to work to engineering diagrams, drawings and routings. Build assemblies to meet required quality standards, prescribed costs and agreed lead times.

Key Activities:

  • Mechanically assemble hydraulic system
  • Flush units to procedures ensure they are hydraulically clean.
  • Fit and torque bolts in sequence ensuring build standards are met.
  • Carries out simple Looming of Electrical Harnesses on the unit.
  • Feed back quality issues using company procedures.
  • Maintain Health and safety standards within workshop.
  • Any other tasks as specified by Team Leader

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Ability to carry out Mechanical Assembly
  • Read Mechanical schematics.
  • Good knowledge and use of Handtools.
  • Simple Pipe fit.
  • Carry out testing and calibration on modules to predetermined test process under the guidance from test engineers


  • Educated to NVQ level 2/3 in Mechanical Assembly
  • City and Guilds certificates.
  • Experience in mechanical build
  • Qualifications in Car maintenance