Maintenance Technician

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South East
£36,600 per annum
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Exciting opportunity to develop your career with our pipeline and terminal operations client, who are undergoing a site expansion. This site provides Heathrow airport with the majority of its aviation fuel requirements.

If you are experienced in mechanical maintenance within hazardous area site operations (shift based) and you are looking for a long term opportunity to join an organisation that invests in its people with ongoing professional development, we would like to hear from you

Maintenance Technician

Location: Slough

Salary c�36,600 (including allowances)+ Bonus + Pension
4 on 6 off shift pattern

Summary of the key duties/responsibilities of the role

* Perform safe and efficient train unloading duties and pipeline operation as part of the site operations team.
* Undertake mechanical, electrical and instrumentation maintenance and inspection duties to meet the requirements of planned maintenance schedules
* Provide response to breakdowns and faults on the Terminal, pipeline and Fuel Receipt facility
* Work in accordance with company safe systems of work and equivalent systems in place at sites operated by others. This includes preparation of risk assessments, work procedures and method statements for colleagues and contractor works.
* Work in a shift pattern to provide operational and maintenance resource for the unloading of trains; the shift pattern will be governed by the train schedule.
* Provide maintenance and inspection services to maintain plant availability targets.
* Work additional hours as reasonably expected to fulfil maintenance and inspection duties, provide holiday/training cover for other site team members, to respond to breakdowns and to assist with project work.
* Maintain plant at a minimum of 98% operability status.
* Work to planned maintenance and inspection procedures and schedules, interfacing as necessary with the computerised maintenance management system including the upkeep of plant history files.
* Respond to corrective maintenance and inspection defects, maintaining records and plant history files as appropriate.
* Undertake operational activities for the Offloading Terminal and the pipeline wayleave.
* Supervise colleagues and contractors in safe systems of work, including risk assessment and gas testing procedures up to PTW Level 1.
* Provision of reports to supervisors and administrators for the corporate and divisional KPI monitoring (eg. safety conversations, near miss and incident reporting)
* Partake in safe shift handover, including communication of any plant or safety issues
* Undertake Emergency Response role (Incident Controller) as called-for at Terminal or Pipeline locations.


* A recognised qualification in a relevant engineering/technical discipline to NVQ level 3 or equivalent standard.

* Experience in electrical and mechanical maintenance and fault finding of plant and equipment. NB: Role requires a level of dual-skilling (Electrical and Mechanical) to provide maintenance and breakdown support. If a candidate is not currently dual skilled then conversion training can be given to cover the missing discipline.

* Awareness of Health and Safety in industrial environment, knowledge of statutory legislation on HSEQ matters and working understanding of risk assessments and safe systems of work.

* Ability to work under pressure and respond to emergency situations including dealing with emergency authorities and statutory bodies.

* Basic PC skills are essential for use of spreadsheets, computerised maintenance systems and sending Emails.

* Full driving licence

* Desirable – Experience in a maintenance role within the oil and gas pipeline and storage industry.

* Desirable – Knowledge of fuel handling, pipeline operations / pumpstation and reception facilities.

Please contact Kellie Dance for a confidential discussion or apply to

Contact Details:
Tel: 01233658012
Fax: 01233 645702
Contact: Kellie Dance

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