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Mechanical Fitter

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Closing date
19 Jun 2024

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Job Title: Mechanical Fitter
Location: Hinkley Point C, Bridgwater, Somerset
Vacancies: Multiple Positions Available
Compensation: ECSA pay rates + Excellent Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF57720

Are you an experienced Mechanical Fitter ready for your next adventure? Cavendish Nuclear are seeking experienced Mechanical Fitters to join our team at the prestigious Hinkley Point C project. This is your chance to contribute to the construction of the UK's first-ever third generation nuclear power plant, shaping a sustainable future.

What is in it for me?
Want the biggest Projects? Want a 4-day week? Want ECSA pay rates? Want enhanced overtime? Want job security? Want a better work-life balance? Want three days off? JOB DONE!

We are offering a competitive salary in line with ECSA pay rates and an exceptional benefits package that includes a generous holiday allowance, contributory pension scheme, and more. With a 4-day week and enhanced overtime, you will have the stability you need to thrive.

The Role

  • Play a pivotal role in building the UK's clean energy future.
  • Work within the MEH Alliance, collaborating effectively to deliver complex piping and cabling systems.
  • Work from mechanical engineering drawings, general arrangement drawings, and method statements to achieve the objectives.
  • Work with assembly and installation drawings.
  • Perform hand and machine shaping of materials and components.
  • Assemble and install mechanical plant and equipment.
  • Test mechanical equipment and pipework, employing fault-finding techniques and adjusting mechanical plant as needed.

You are a great fit if you have:

  • Proven experience in the installation, assembly and precision lining and levelling of mechanical plant and equipment.
  • Knowledge and understanding of mechanical jointing techniques.
  • Proven track record in nuclear power preferred.
  • Experience working on major construction projects.
  • NVQ 3 / Ace Card in Mechanical Fitting / Others considered.
  • CCNSG Safety Passport.

Cavendish Nuclear

As a leader within the UK nuclear industry, Cavendish Nuclear, part of Babcock International Group, provides a comprehensive range of critical nuclear solutions in clean energy, defence and civil new build and decommissioning projects. Together, we are innovating to make nuclear safer, faster, and cost-effective across the nuclear energy life cycle. Your career with us could take you anywhere within Babcock International Group - from Canada, the USA to Japan. Work with us to create a safe and secure world, together.

We are a disability confident committed employer. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please email with the subject header 'Reasonable adjustments requirement'. We're committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.


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