Mechanical engineer

  • Location
    Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary
    £ 30000 - £ 35000 / Year
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Mechanical Engineering
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Engineering, Aerospace and Automotive
  • External Reference

Are you a Mechanical Engineer looking for a change in your career? An amazing opportunity has risen to join a vibrant business with a family feel on the outskirts of Preston. This is a company which is growing at pace and the products will be varied, it is perfect for somebody looking to get their teeth stuck into the challenges of the work.

Successful candidates must demonstrate a sound understanding of their specialist subject and be totally committed to developing this expertise. You will be a part of the Production Team and be involved in the full end to end process, from preliminary scoping through to full manufacture and eventually installation and commissioning.


Recognised Apprenticeship in Mechanical/Hydraulic or Plant Based Engineering to HNC/HND

Skills & Experience:

Minimum experience 5 years in a related industry.

Experience in fit out of Pressure Vessels of various pressure ratings.

Piping and Instrumentation tube fitting/bending in various materials.

HP/LP Compressor Maintenance/Installation and Commissioning.

Life Support/Medical Equipment Maintenance/Installation and Commissioning.

Air and Gas (Oxygen/Helium/Nitrogen) Supply and Distribution Panels.

Hydraulic Systems and Maintenance.

Environment Control Unit Maintenance/Installation and Commissioning.

Fabrication and Welding experience would be considered beneficial.

Manual Machining experience would be considered beneficial.

Excellent communication skills; high level of verbal and written English.

The ability to work to tight timescales in a challenging environment.

Plenty of drive, energy and determination.

Ability to use own initiative.

Ability to work in a team environment.

Hours of Work:

Monday to Friday 08:00 hrs to 16:30 hrs

Permanent position, based at our Preston facility

Overtime work as and when required

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Please apply with your CV to: Judi Webster