Tuesday , June 15 2021

Portsmouth City Council Vacancies – Mechanical Fitter

Website Portsmouth City Council

Job Description:

At Portsmouth City Council we’re all about developing our staff, because we want to build a bigger and better city but we need the best employees to do so.
Portsmouth City Council controls all its maritime activities through the Port Service.
Portsmouth International Port (PIP) comprises the Cruise & Ferry Port (CFP), Flathouse and Albert Johnson Quays and the Camber.
As a service we take pride in our work by valuing others, focusing on what’s important so that we make a real and positive difference.  Our values are outlined in our Ways of Working and our Guiding Principles and if they reflect how you are and how you work then this could be the role that meets your expectations.

Job Responsibilities:

You will work within the TSG structure of the Portsmouth International Port (PIP) maintenance team providing mechanical fitting, turning and welding skills on a range of works.  You will be responsible to the Maintenance & Facilities Manager (M&FM).

Job Requirements:

  • You will have served a recognised mechanical engineering apprenticeship, and ideally also have a BTEC in Mechanical Engineering (or similar / equivalent) qualification.  You will also have a sound knowledge of and perform the functions specified by the Planned Maintenance System (PMS) for checking and reporting of defects on items of PIP operational equipment and major assets.
  • You will be able to carry out minor works with an emphasis on mechanical fitting, welding, Hydraulics and pneumatics. You will also be capable of working from engineering drawings.
  • You will also participate in the TSG “On Call” roster team for one week in four and also provide additional cover during periods of sickness absence and other unforeseen absences within the group.
  • This is a physically demanding role, and you must be able to work at heights and in confined spaces as well as outdoors in all weathers

Job Details:

Company: Portsmouth City Council

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Coventry, GB

Application Deadline: N/A

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