Mechanical Fitter (Temp)

United Kingdom
11 February 2020

Our purpose is simple and compelling: To release the natural power of stone to enrich modern living.

ROCKWOOL products save energy and water and reduce CO2 emissions, protect buildings from the spread of fire; reduce waste; improve acoustic comfort, building performance and aesthetics; and enhance Precision Growing, thereby improving the efficiency of fresh food production.

While the stone we use may be millions of years old, what we do with it is cutting-edge. Every day, ROCKWOOL colleagues are developing and applying new technologies to release yet more potential of stone wool to enrich modern life.

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ROCKWOOL are seeking a Mechanical Fitter to join the Maintenance team. This is a full time, temporary role based in Pencoed, Bridgend.

This is the role:

  • Responsible for planning and carrying out preventative planned maintenance (PPM) and reactive repairs to all plant within the WER Rockwool plant.
  • To carry out routine/preventative and reactive maintenance on all mechanical aspects of the plant in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Ensure all work is carried out to a high standard as expected in Rockwool.
  • Basic fabrication including welding also a knowledge of Pneumatics and basic hydraulics.
  • Ensure all H&S (Health and Safety) procedures are adhered to including Permit to work.
  • Create and maintain & enhance effective working relationships with key stake holders.
  • Assist in developing SOP’s and Risk assessments.
  • Attend training as required to maintain personal qualification/competence

General H&S Responsibilities

  • Comply with all Health and Safety requirements: as per training, policies, procedures, risk assessments, method statements, safe systems of work, etc.
  • Actively seek to improve safety culture.
  • Report any H&S issues/accidents/near misses to supervisor and report in ROCKSHE.

This is what you offer:

  • A relevant mechanical knowledge
  • Experience in a similar role in Manufacturing / Heavy Industry
  • Mechanical qualification HNC or suitable experience
  • Highly motivated person who will take pride in their area or responsibility

This is what we offer:

  • Competitive salary 
  • Excellent company benefits such as 30 days annual leave and pension 
  • Great working environment 


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