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Mechanical Fitter

  • Job reference: 924955
  • Location: Helensburgh, Argyll & Bute
  • Salary: Up to GBP152 per day
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Trades, Marine
  • Date posted: 17/04/2019

924955

Mechanical Fitter

Location - Faslane, Helensburgh, Clyde

Rate - competitive

6 months+ contract role

Immediate start

Candidates must have valid SC Clearance to work on this site.

Certification required- Apprenticeship Indentures. Craftsmanship Certificates, NVQ level 3 or City & Guilds Level 3 as a minimum


Marine experience is usually a necessity


  • Undertake installation, repair, maintenance and manufacture of ship equipment.
    *Competent to work on mechanical equipment and systems in the marine defence and commercial industry.
    *Read drawings, interpret work instructions and perform the work to time, cost and quality.
    *To be able to carry out surveys and pre-refit examinations of equipment, machinery and structures / fittings.
    *Set to work by the use of test equipment.
    *Carry out functional testing.
    *Competent to use general workshop machinery and hand tools related to the role of mechanical fitter.
    *Cleaning up of own work arisings.
    *Slinging duties as required.
    *Any other task within the individual's competence as directed by the Company.

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As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.