Blargoans Ltd have a 12 month contract opportunity for a Craft Technician to work within our Client's facility in Caithness.

Job Description
The purpose of the post is the delivery of maintenance. The Job Holder will support plant maintenance activities.

Main Responsibilities
The Job Holder will:
Prepare the work area for more complex maintenance of plant, systems or components.
Carry out planned maintenance activates and defect rectification efficiently
Identify and rectify routine maintenance problems when applicable
Carry out operational monitoring
Utilise diagnostic techniques to identify faults in plants, systems or components
Assess the effectiveness of maintenance procedures and provide required amendments and changes
Identify obsolescence and end of life issue
Reinstate the work area after completing the maintenance of plant, systems and components
Seek technical support for problems from suppliers/manufacturers/internally
Identify areas/opportunities for improvement in processes, working practice, equipment utilisation, etc offering solutions where applicable
Carry out planned maintenance activities and defect rectification efficiently, includes defect investigation of causes and proposal of solutions whilst maintaining a focus on the programme and resources.
Conduct safe and effective handover of plant and equipment to others
Produce fit for purpose job reports describing accurately the work that has been carried out

Desirable Qualifications and Experience
Apprenticeship plus HNC Engineering, or equivalent qualifications plus experience
Minimum 2 years Engineering
Disciplines required Electrical and Mechanical.

Mandatory: LC28 Examination, Inspection, Maintenance & Testing

Additional Skills
Recognised time served electrician/mechanical technician
Experience in maintenance activities
Experience in working to tight schedules
Knowledge of safe systems of work

Terms and Conditions
Basic Annual Income - 29,449, overtime rates apply as standard.
37.9 hours per week, Monday to Friday
Holiday Entitlement: 25 days annual leave, 8 public holidays, 2.5 privilege holidays.
12 Month Contract

Closing date for CV applications will be on Thursday 11th October 2018 at 16:00
To apply email CV and covering letter to
For further information please contact: Caroline Hay - 01847 851200 with reference BL17008

Blargoans Limited operates as an employment business for temporary/contract recruitment and an employment agency for permanent recruitment for technical and professional roles to the Engineering, Office & Commercial Industries.