Mechanical Technician

Mechanical Technician

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    United Kingdom

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  • Salary:

    £28,000 to £32,000 Basic OTE 45K.

  • Contact:

    Lee Evans

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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Job Title – Mechanical Technician

Job Location – Based close to Heathrow

Job Start – ASAP

Shift Pattern –  Monday to Friday

Salary –  £28,000 to £32,000 Basic OTE 45K.


Job Description: The role is ideally suited for a dynamic Mechanical or Electrical Technician who is looking to join a global organisation.

The position will require daily travel to customer sites, covering the UK and Ireland. Often staying overnight for periods of time on some projects.

As Mechanical your main responsibilities will be to carry out fan upgrades on-site of our customers.

Stocking your van with the correct materials to carry out the fan upgrade. This will include making sure the correct fans and cables are onboard,

the van is equipped with the correct consumable parts to carry out the upgrade (this includes keeping the van stocked to an acceptable level).

Once on site, ensure the safe off-load of the equipment. You will work within the scope of works of our RAMS.

Liaise with the site contact to make sure the correct air handling unit is turned off for a pre- determined time.

Ensure all safety aspects are considered while working on the Unit. Depending on the size of the project, you might oversee a team up to 4 subcontractors.

Removal of existing fan and motor assembly, using reciprocating saws and lifting equipment when necessary

Installation of the fan wall according to the specification.      

Electrical installation of the cables into our terminal box, electrical testing

Test the fan according to pre-determined criteria including recording data on a sign off sheet.

Some customer sites require you to remove waste (big fans and motors) to the customer waste facilities.

Mechanical recognised apprenticeship, 3 years’ experience with mechanical installations and rip outs.

Used to heavy lifting and safety implications. Confident with cutting and grinding

Electrical knowledge and experience of 3 phase power supply

17th edition qualification would be advantageous

Working in the HVAC industry with experience of working with scroll fans and plug fans is desired but not essential

CSCS card

Prepared to travel to customer sites and stay overnight if needed

Clean driving license

Criminal Record Check will be carried out to be able to work on customer sites


Consultant Contact Details – Please call 01895 80 81 88 and ask to speak to Lee, alternatively please email lee.evans@ppronline.co.uk.