Mechanical Fitter

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  • Location

    Abingdon, Oxfordshire

  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear and Utilities

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  • Salary:

    £15.51 - £18.62 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jayne Davies

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Our client, the Culham Centre for Fusion Energy (CCFE) in Oxfordshire is the UK's national laboratory for fusion research. With a strong focus upon cutting edge science and technology CCFE is one of the country's most prestigious research hubs.

We are currently seeking a Mechanical Fitter to join our established site team

Duties will include: Light and heavy engineering
Mechanical fitting, assembly and maintenance tasks
Operation of typical mechanical workshop machines e.g. Lathes, Mills, Drills, Bandsaws
Desirable specialist experience in the following fields: (pipe fitting, vacuum systems, pumps, fault diagnosis, assembly work, precision mechanical fitting).
Candidates must have either: Apprenticeship or demonstrate equivalent training
City & Guilds
ONC/HNC or equivalent
Desirable: ECITB card or similar
Experience in active area operations and working while wearing respiratory protective equipment
Experience in working in pressurised suits

If you are enthusiastic, motivated and looking for an immediate start on a longer term rolling contract we can offer competitive rates and a dynamic work environment

Access to staff canteen, free parking and excellent train transport links