Welder/ Fitter

Salary: 
Competitive
Closing date: 
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 00:00
Employer: 
FCC Environment
Type: 
Permanent
Region: 
United Kingdom

We €™re looking for an experienced Welder / Fitter to join our team.

Working at our Darrington Quarry but covering the surrounding quarries, your day to day work will be varied with the opportunity to work on a wide range of equipment. We cannot afford to have gaps in production so you will be required to think quickly and find a solution to get equipment up and running with minimal delay.

Your responsibilities will be to:

  • Fulfil the full range of duties of a multi skilled fitter maintaining / repairing all types of plant and attending breakdowns at other quarry sites.
  • To undertake fabrication work and adaptations to equipment as necessary.
  • Carry out effective planned maintenance and remedial repairs.
  • Attend emergency breakdowns and complete mechanical fault finding.
  • Work closely with the qualified engineering team and ensure the efficient and effective use of workshop facilities and equipment.
  • Plan your work to minimise waste of raw materials.
  • Communicate with external contractors as necessary.

To be considered for our role you will need:

  • Minimum  BS4872 qualification for welding vertical up and flat, stick and mig, thickness 8mm and upwards
  • Experience with tack-welds or welds components and assemblies, using electric, gas, arc, or other welding equipment.
  • The ability to diagnose and repair mechanical problems.  
  • Familiarity with industrial mobile and fixed plant
  • To be a problem solver, able to think on your feet to fix things. You will need a lot of common sense and be able to come up with solutions and ideas of your own.

About us

FCC Environment (FCC Environment is the trading name for FCC Environment (UK) Limited and FCC Environment Services (UK) Limited) is a leading UK waste and resource management company, which is part of a global group with a strong heritage in providing services for communities and businesses.   Our vision is to be the environmental company of choice, delivering change for a sustainable future.

FCC Environment €™s core business centres on collection, resource recovery and renewable energy providing services for local authorities and commercial customers.   To make our skills and expertise easily accessible to our customers, our business is grouped into five core services:

  • Municipal services  €“ household waste collection, street cleansing, parks and gardens maintenance.
  • Business waste solutions  €“waste collection and recycling services for small and large companies.
  • Recycling  €“ material recycling facilities, household waste recycling centres.
  • Green energy  €“recovery of energy from waste.
  • Waste Processing  €“industrial waste treatment, hazardous wastes and landfill disposal.

We operate over 200 facilities in England, Scotland and Wales and employ around 2,500 employees.   We recycle 1.2 million tonnes of waste each year.

If you wish to be considered for this challenging and exciting role, please click apply and submit your CV. You will receive an email shortly which you will need to read through.

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