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Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Contract type
Fixed term
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Immingham VPI CHP Plant
Dates that interviews will take place
week commencing 17th August 2020
Salary to be Advertised
£26,322 to £28,793 plus overtime, Pension
Summary of vacancy

We are one of the most experienced providers of dedicated water and wastewater technologies,   services and support in the world. Whatever you’ll be doing here at SUEZ, you’ll be contributing to a  better future and protecting our precious resources. Do you want to be part of a team that’s building  new solutions for our planet ?

The Role

This is a 12 month fixed term contract based at VPI Immingham CHP Plant.

The maintenance Technician will be responsible for delivering front line mechanical maintenance on the Water Treatment Plant systems at the VPI contract. The role will also include working closely with and supporting projects and other maintenance eliments within the business.

About the role

What will I be doing?

Visible leadership on HSE issues at all levels both in the client organisation and within SUEZ

Understand the multi-skilled (EMI) maintenance function in order to complete basic and/or complex maintenance tasks and to work unsupervised with a proactive attitude.

Pro-active approach to safety, inputting into monthly safety stats and KPI’s, and taking an active part in ensuring the team meet its targets

Establish and maintain professional relationships with SUEZ personnel, and sub-contractor staff

Development and maintenance of good housekeeping practices

Continually look to improve methods and systems

Identify faults, evaluate rectification measures and to make initial recommendations, in order to carry out basic and/or complex repairs.  Interpret advanced technical literature and drawings to affect repairs

Display good knowledge of all electronic systems used for maintenance work, i.e. CMMS

Utilising plant information, identify any changes in equipment performance and/or potential operational problems, evaluate and make initial recommendations to return plant to its optimum operating condition

Working in partnership with the Process Plant Operators

What are the requirements?

Extensive experience of carrying out all aspects of a Mechanical planned maintenance programme

Operational and maintenance knowledge of water & effluent treatment plants

To be able to demonstrate through previous work experience, an ability to interpret advanced technical literature and engineering drawings to affect repairs of complex items of plant

To be able to demonstrate knowledge of complete cycle of maintenance work from planning stage, to implementation and to completion of tasks

Demonstrate the ability to work within a quality system

Hard working self-starter/self-motivated able to work on your own with little local support following initial training/induction periods

Experience of working in a ‘virtual team’ environment, good IT skills

High level problem solving/fault finding skills

Good interpersonal skills, able to liaise with multiple commercial/technical internal and external contacts


Who we are

SUEZ Industrial Water Ltd. is a rapidly growing industrial and environmental service business managing contracts in across many industrial sectors in the UK and Europe. SUEZ business model is based on long term service agreements with permanent site presence. Contracts typically cover the complete water cycle including site operations and maintenance as well as project development and delivery.

The company offer considerable development and progression opportunities in multiple locations in all ranges of roles – engineering, consultancy, operations, maintenance, project management, general and profit centre management.

SUEZ Water were awarded “Water Company of the year” for 2018 at the Global Water Summit in London. The Group also received two distinctions in the “Desalination plant of the Year” and the “Industrial project of the Year” categories.

Want to be part of the team? Visit www.suez.com/careers to apply

SUEZ Industrial Water UK are an equal opportunities employer.

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