Marine Mechanical Fitter

  • Location

    Cornwall, England

  • Sector:

    Marine and Shipbuilding

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  • Salary:

    Up to £27000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Paul White

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Our client has 2 full-time permanent positions for Marine Mechanical Fitters based in Torpoint, Cornwall.

Successful candidates will have served a recognised apprenticeship to an NVQ level 3 or equivalent and be able to demonstrate good working knowledge of mechanical repair and refit on a range of craft from 3m speedboats to 36m 350 ton vessels.

You should:

* Be familiar with most propulsion and steering systems
* Be conversant with all aspects of diesel engines including fault finding, maintenance & servicing.
* Have good knowledge of engine / gearbox installation including ancillaries and alignment of engine / gearbox to shafts.
* Have a knowledge of systems including, fresh water, domestic, salt water systems , e.g. engine cooling.
- Basic knowledge of Hydraulics, LP air systems
- Bilge systems & black/grey water systems
- Heating systems
* Have a good knowledge of workshop machinery including lathe and milling machine.

You will be required to work 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday 0730 - 1615, overtime worked outside these hours is paid at time and a half.