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Mechanical Technician - Hartlepool

  • Location: Middlesbrough
  • Salary: £28 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract
  • Sector: Nuclear Power Station
  • Contact: Natalie Pritchard-Barrett
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01728 832862
  • Duration: 6 weeks
  • Start Date: May 2023
  • Job Ref: 216291NPB

We are currently looking for a Mechanical Technician for our client at Hartlepool power station. This is a contract role for 6 weeks.

The working hours are 37 hours over 4 days. Potential for overtime on additional days.
Based at Hartlepool Power Station, the successful candidate will deliver mechanical installation tasks at Hartlepool Power Station. They will be responsible for ensuring they perform installation and commissioning activities safely and to the right quality standards. As a role focused on project delivery there is an expectation that a reasonable amount of overtime and weekend working may be required to ensure projects are delivered to deadlines.


Report to their appointed Cavendish Engineer/Supervisor for all matters relating to safety and quality.

Undertake all work as instructed by the Engineer/Supervisor to the requirements of the task documentation (i.e. Quality Plans, Method Statement; Risk Assessments etc.), with due care to minimise the potential for inadvertent disturbance to site plant or equipment.

Comply in addition to the above-mentioned documents, with all other relevant safety instructions as identified through Cavendish management.

Walkdown tasks in advance when requested as part of ensuring readiness for installation activities.

Ensure they attend a pre-job brief before performing any work and take a full part in the meeting.

Perform work whilst avoiding danger to themselves and to others that might be affected by their acts or omissions.

Ensure documentation, including drawings and records are kept and tracked as appropriate. If at any point documentation cannot be complied with then stop and seek advise from task supervision.

Report all anomalies, safety hazards, plant damage and specific problems through the Site Manager/Engineer/Supervisor before proceeding further.

Various projects on Hartlepool power station. Backup Filter Skid Refurbs, Tank Cleans, Sand Filter Refurbishment etc

Previous nuclear experience is essential.
Recognised apprenticeship (mechanically biased) or equivalent.
• Candidate must have current CTC in place.
CCNSG Safety passport is required,
• Potential for an extension longer than the suggested 6 weeks

£33 per hour (Umbrella).