Maintenance Technician (Mechanical)

Morson International
21 Jul 2017
18 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is looking for 2x Maintenance Technicians (Mechanical Bias) to be based at their site in Sheffield.

Candidates must be certified to work with:

* Heights
* Confined Spaces

This will be working in a Heavy Forge which will involve working with the following types of equipment:

* 10,000 tonne forging press with a fully integrated 300 metre tonne manipulator, centrally controlled through interlocked computers,3 electric overhead cranes (2 × 330 tonne + 100 tonne auxiliary hoist and 1 × 120 tonne service crane + 40 tonne auxiliary hoist)
* 4,000 tonne press with a 80 tonne rail bound manipulator, fully integrated with size control accurate to +/-1mm, 1 electric overhead crane 70 tonne
* 2,500 tonne press with a 50 tonne rail bound manipulator, 8 tonne mobile manipulator, 2 electric overhead crane (1 × 70 tonne + 15 t auxiliary hoist and 1 × 30 tonne + 10 tonne auxiliary hoist)
* Modern re-heating furnaces fired by clean gas and equipped with sophisticated controls to ensure accurate and uniform temperature control
* Computer controlled gas fired horizontal furnaces with a unit capacity of up to 250 tonnes supported by oil and water quench facilities
* Vertical electric resistance furnaces with a maximum unit size of up to 3.7 metres diameter by 21.5 metres deep
* Vertical oil and water quenching facilities of up to 20 metres deep

Shifts will be on a 12 hour basis with potential weekend work.

Rates are negotiable so we would be keen to speak with candidates from all areas of the UK that would be open to a minimum of 6 months work.