Mechanical Fitter

  • Job Reference: 568
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2020
  • Employer: DWR Cymru Cyfyngedig Welsh Water Plc
  • Location: North East Wales (LL18 5JA), United Kingdom
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Undefined
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Who we are


Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water keep 3 million people healthy each day with safe, reliable water, and take away wastewater to clean, before returning it safely to our beautiful rivers and seas.

What you'll do


•    Carrying out scheduled planned maintenance work on mechanical equipment relating to the Sewage Pumping Stations in compliance with company procedures in order to minimize plant breakdowns.
•    Reading and interpreting engineering drawings of various plant to ensure correct tolerance and fits are maintained for efficient plant operation.
•    Maintaining a general knowledge of the water treatment process and the variations at individual Sewage Pumping Stations to enable an accurate and speedy assessment of problems and their consequential results
•    Inspecting, repairing, installing and testing mechanical equipment in order to ensure that mandatory legislative requirements are met
•    Carrying out an assessment of spares and materials required to complete work effectively, where necessary ordering additional items via the Supervisor or direct from supplier
•    Implementing and maintaining the Information Management System (IMS) procedures at all times to ISO standard. Keep IMS records to ensure that they are satisfactory for internal and BSI audits.
•    Using a mobile device to record all work details and all accounted for time.
•    Liaising closely within the Alliance Partnership to ensure that all large capital schemes are implemented effectively and efficiently.
•    Undertaking any other duties as required to meet the needs of the business.

What you'll need


•    A driving licence
•    A recognised apprenticeship in mechanical engineering or City & Guilds or ONC in Mechanical Engineering or relevant experience in a similar role.
•    Enthusiastic about putting our customers first every day.
•    Ability to work alone and as a member of a team.
•    Strong IT skills.
•    Specific knowledge of chemical dosing systems, rotating machinery, hydraulics and pneumatics.



As well as a market competitive salary and 25 days annual leave (pro rata), we offer a range of employee benefits including:

•    Variable pay schemes
•    Enhanced employer pension contributions
•    Reduction on gym memberships and high street shopping
•    Cycle to work scheme
•    Car-leasing scheme
•    Health CashBack scheme
•    An employee assistance programme for employees and their immediate family


And many, many more.

Closing date


23:59 Tuesday, 21st July 2020.