Job Title : Site Mechanical Pipe Fitter
Salary : 50,000 - 55,000 Euros
Location : Meath , Ireland ( multiple sites)
My client is a water treatment contractor and they are looking for Mechanical Pipe Fitters with water / water treatment experience for work across several sites across Ireland
Reporting to the Project Manager our Mechanical Fitters complete mechanical installations on water and wastewater plants and equipment. The ideal candidate should have a proven track record of working with a mechanical contractor and working on site installations.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
The main duties and responsibilities of Mechanical Fitters are outlined as follows:
Work as part of a team in the delivery of one or more projects at any one time, embracing the ethos of “one team” culture.
Ensure Health, Safety and Environmental standards, policies and procedures are always adhered to on-site.
Review of design stage mechanical drawings and P&ID in order to validate designs, familiarise with project and spot issues before they arise. Provide input and feedback on design in order to improve the installation efficiency and the quality of the finished installation.
Complete machine and skid assemblies as required at our workshop in Navan, Co. Meath.
Complete site installations of equipment and systems including offload, placement, securing and mechanical fitting.
Complete system pipework and valve installations including supporting brackets and stands. Pipework and valve installations may range from DN4mm to DN2000mm in PVC, DI, PE or SS.
Complete system testing in the form of pipework pressure tests on completion of installation.
Complete Health & Safety checks and permits as required for work activities being undertaken.
Troubleshoot equipment and instrumentation, strip-down and repair equipment as necessary to ensure good working order.
Conduct periodic inspections and preventative maintenance on system installations.
Complete all test documentation and inspection and test plans (ITPs) and issue back to Project Manager.
Liaise closely with project delivery engineering team on-site, HSQE advisor and management in order to ensure safe and timely delivery of the mechanical installation.
Organise and facilitate plant shutdowns and/or diversion of flows as required with project delivery team and the customer through permit to work systems.
Ensure positive experience for the customer and their representatives instilling an ethos of professionalism, collaboration and co-operation.
Seek to improve the mechanical installation process by providing lessons learned feedback and innovative solutions for adoption on future projects.
Keep appraised of latest standards and technology through continuous professional development (CPD).
Other duties as required from time to time.
Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
The main knowledge, skills and experience required of Mechanical Fitters are outlined as follows:
Minimum of 2 years’ experience working in a similar role, preferably in the water and wastewater industry.
Experienced in the mechanical installation of equipment, systems and pipework (including Stainless Steel, PVC, PE, and Ductile Iron).
Ability to liaise directly with customers and answer customer queries.
Relevant Mechanical Fitting or Plumbing qualification.
Good working knowledge of pipe fitting installations
Ability to work as part of a team with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to weld mild steel and ability to weld stainless steel desirable.
Ability to manage time when given a work list, including continuous feedback to line manager on work close-out.
Ability to use own initiative, problem solve and adjust as issues arise on-site.
Full Driving License.