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Marine Engineer

Job description

Mechanical Fitter/Marine Engineer

Contract 3-6 months

The Company
Our client is an established Engineering company working within the Marine, Aerospace, Industrial markets. Multi disciplined, delivering design, installation and maintenance solutions.  They now seek a number of experienced Marine Engineers/Mechanical Fitters for a project in Plymouth dock yard.

What is the purpose of the Mechanical fitter role?
Working on re fitting ships. The programme aims to deliver extension of life cycle to vessels.  The contract will be for approximately 3-6 months working 10 hour days.

What will the Mechanical Fitter do?

  • Refitting and disassembly, maintenance and reassembly of main and auxiliary machinery.

  • Both mechanical and electrical with a strong bias towards Mechanical maintenance and fitting.

  • Installation of hoses, stabilisers, coolers, pipework.

  • Overhaul of pumps and generators. 

  • Fitting replacement lids  and other marine equipment

What Skills and experience will the Mechanical Fitter have?

  • Experienced Mechanical/Electrical Fitter (Mechanical bias)

  • Marine Engineering experience working in a port

  • Available immediately or with a short notice period

What will the Mechanical Fitter get in return?
£19.00 - £21.00 per hour Umbrella or Ltd Company
3-6 Month contract with the possibility of additional work