Multi Skilled Engineer/Technician

April 15, 2024
£29 - £29

Job Description

Aqua-Tech Recruitment are supporting one of our key clients in the maintenance of their operational sites throughout Central Scotland whereby we are looking for 2 multi-skilled technicians/engineers and 1 Senior technician/engineer.

The ideal candidates will be multi skilled Engineers/Technicians used to working in a hands-on position, be well organised with the ability to maintain attention to detail whilst working under pressure in a busy working environment.

Typical sites will include Canal Locks, Moorings, Pontoons, Marine Bollards and various Buildings where tasks would include:

– Carry out plant checks and readings on essential equipment.

– Work efficiently to ensure all electrical/mechanical engineering work is completed in a safe manner.

– Provide mechanical or electrical assistance to breakdowns.

– Undertaking Planned Preventative and reactive maintenance works which includes diagnosing and correcting faults

– Ensuring that jobs are completed on time in compliance with PPM plans and service level agreements

– Assist, where necessary, with the works of external contractors

– To maintain a good standard of housekeeping in workshops, stores and plant rooms

– Liaison with Operations to provide pro-active support ensuring maximum performance and efficiency of production runs

– Compliance with all company ISO, SAP & HACCP procedures, ensuring all works are carried out in a safe, tidy and hygienic manner

– Escalate issues of serious level immediately to the Engineering Manager

– To work to agreed training plan, bringing any skill shortfalls/difficulties to the attention of the Supervisor.

– Ensure understanding of expected standards and targets before commencing any task.

– To have a flexible approach to workloads/hours to ensure agreed throughput and yield targets are met.


– The successful candidate should be apprentice trained with a minimum of 5 year experience

– Experience of working in a marine environment is beneficial or in a similarly demanding working environment

– Proven experience of planned maintenance systems, breakdown maintenance and installations and knowledge of hydraulic and pneumatic systems

– It is essential to be a multi skilled engineer, electrical skills would be beneficial