Maintenance Assistant

Undisclosed Company
Torpoint, Cornwall
£20513 - £21724 per annum
23 Mar 2018
20 Apr 2018
Manpower UK
Job Type

Job Title: Maintenance Assistant

Location: Torpoint

Are you a qualified Telehandler Operator?

Would you enjoy working in a Marine environment?

Are you able to keep a cool head in pressurised, dynamic situations?

Can you respond to out of hours working requests?

My client is looking to appoint a Maintenance Assistant (Plant Operator) to joint their fast paced environment in Torpoint. My client runs a busy 24/7 service every day of the year with 1, 2 or 3 Ferries running.

The role requires suitable mechanical/plant experience, preferably within a marine environment, to support the upkeep of the ferry service. My client is a vital link between Plymouth and Cornwall and sees around 2.4 million vehicles and 600K foot passengers a year crossing with us.

Tasks and responsibilities:

  • Carry out planned maintenance of the Telescopic Handler
  • Liaise with contractors for any defects to be promptly rectified
  • Maintain operation and maintenance records for the Telescopic Handler
  • Ensure slipways are maintained and kept clear
  • Ensure all staff are correctly briefed on safety precautions
  • Carry out Telescopic Handler lifting operations as requested, using forks hook and bucket
  • Carry out mandatory periodic inspections of all ladders used by technical staff
  • Carry out and record pre-use inspections of mobile scaffolding
  • Carry out routine maintenance and inspection of all lifting equipment
  • Assist other ferry technical staff with maintenance tasks when requested

My client is asking that you hold the below experience/Qualifications:

  • Telescopic Operators Handler Certificate
  • Full Driving Licence
  • IPAF Certificate
  • Attention to detail
  • And good record keeping

The hours of work you would be expected to work are

  • Monday-Thursday - 7.30-17.00
  • Friday - 7.30-2.30

Salary: £20513-£21724 DOE

If this sounds like a brilliant opportunity for you then apply today or if you have any questions please call Lyndsay on 0117 933 8671. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 2 weeks of application; we aim to speak to all candidates that apply.

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