Production Technician - LS1 - LS29

£29,000 + benefits
Ref: 172 Date Posted: Wednesday 14 Jul 2021
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A leading engineering firm with world-wide reach is seeking a driven Production Technician for their site in Leeds. The Production Technician will be a part of the Operations team and aid in driving their testbed operations to the next level. Production Technicians will need to be apprenticed-trained in Mechanical or Plant Engineering and have relevant experience with pressure or pneumatic testing, possibly within a related industry. The Production Technician will have knowledge of Health and Safety in the workplace and have a keen eye on continuous improvement to maintain their demanding schedules.

Applications from ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Mechanical set-up of rotating equipment up to 27MW, including pumps, motors, gearboxes, gas engines and multiphase pumps across five test beds
  • Pipe work routing, alignment, and auxiliary system set-up’s e.g. lube oil, seal systems etc.

 

Knowledge, skills and qualifications required:

Essential:

  • Apprentice trained in Mechanical or Plant Engineering
  • Relevant experience with pressure or pneumatic testing within a related industry
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety in the workplace
  • Proficient IT skills
  • Enthusiastic approach to a varied workday
  • Keen eye on continuous improvement to maintain our demanding schedules

 

Desirables:

  • Pipe work installation
  • Pressure test experience
  • Use of overhead cranes

 

Salary: £29,000

 

Benefits: Pension, Retail discounts, 33 days holiday, Employee Assistance Program