Temporary Mechanical Technician - VR/29499

Status: Temp/Contract
Location: Aberdeen
Rate: Available Upon Request

We are currently looking for a Mechanical Technician on an initial 4-month, temporary basis with the potential for the role to turn permanent thereafter.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring all equipment is maintained to planned maintenance schemes, repair assets, inspect assets to ensure fit for purposes.
  • Coordinating third parties for maintenance of compressors and pumps.
  • Performing daily and weekly checks on all compressors, vacuum pumps, cryogenic pumps, topping up levels when required and maintain accurate records on work completed.
  • Repairing and servicing Cyrogenic and vacuum pumps.
  • Carrying out repairs to compressors as required, including PDC Compressor (450 BAR).
  • Regular change of valves on Q16 and Q64 packs for service.
  • Using welding equipment, grinders and burning torch, carry our repairs to packs, including repairs to manifolds, frames, removal of welds, repairs to guards.
  • Conducting repairs to damaged packs or wrongly assembled packs.
  • Removing and fitting valves onto cylinders and fitting of DIP Tubes when required.
  • Creating and raising permits as and when required.
  • Working in conjunction with the Production Team to resolve any ongoing issues with the automatic system.
  • Checking alarms on automatic systems to ensure programmes are operating correctly and resolving alarms.
  • Repairing manual filling systems, repairing and/or replacing valves.
  • Replacing sensors on filling systems and cryogenic pumps.
  • Conducting general repaits to damaged plugs on equipment (both 110V and 240V).
  • Manual handling of cylinders.
  • Servicing and repairs to mixing tables, including replacement of switches for levelling.
  • Complete shutdown of systems for contractors or internal work, locking off when required and starting up again.


  • Time served maintenance technician (ECITB/VQ or equivalent).
  • Forklift Operator.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritise assignments.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge of laws, regulations and ISO requirements.
  • Experience of operating engineering equipment including welding equipment, grinders, drills and mechanical cutting equipment.

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