Lubrication Fitter

Location Staffordshire
Discipline: Civil Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££36000.00 - £39000.00 per annum + Company Bonus
Contact name: Luke Norton

Contact email:
Job ref: BBBH8249_1631781515
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP

We have a new opportunity for a Mechanical Craftsman (Lubrication) to join our Preventive Maintenance team. You will help to ensure that the Lubrication maintenance schedule is adhered to in order to meet the demands of the Plant as part of the Preventive maintenance team, whilst responding to any additional tasks that may arise around the site.

About the role

You will plan, coordinate, implement and carry out lubrication activities and maintenance of lubrication units to ensure proper functioning of equipment.

Other elements to the role include:

  • You will be responsible for patrols and checks whilst applying and changing lubricants, obtain oil samples, evaluate and raise work orders according to the lubrication schedule and carry out repairs when required
  • Liaise with other teams to ensure effectiveness of work carried out on all tasks
  • Ensure the maintenance schedule is adhered to and targets are met
  • Assist with additional mechanical maintenance to positively impact on Plant reliability
  • Proactive approach to Health & Safety and to maintaining a safe working environment
  • Take lubricant samples according to scheduled period for analysis purpose
  • Follow systematically the lubrication inspection program
  • Analyse the results of sampling with the Head of methods and inspectors and propose actions accordingly
  • Share with inspectors possible anomalies observed on the equipment while lubrication is being carried out
  • Proactive approach to Health & Safety and to maintaining a safe working environment

What will you bring?

  • NVQ Level 3
  • HNC Mechanical Engineering (not essential, or equivalent experience)
  • Time served / apprentice trained mechanical engineering craft
  • Multi-skilled engineering maintenance
  • Mobile plant experience and competence
  • Knowledge and understanding of Health, Safety & Environmental issues

What's on offer?

  • Competitive Salary, bonus and benefits recognizing the contribution you bring
  • Opportunities for Career Progression both at home and abroad
  • An inclusive and safety focused culture with people at the heart of the business

We are committed to building a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.