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Fitter - Great Yarmouth

A&P North East are recruiting for a Fitter based in Great Yarmouth.  

To work within the ship repair and engineering team in the Gt Yarmouth facility. The core business is supporting our client’s requirements in marine engineering, fabrication and mechanical maintenance on vessels and various onshore assets. 

Assisting the Engineering Department to complete mechanical overhaul, repair, renew or modification of mechanical and hydraulic equipment / systems. When required, to assist in the interpretation on work scopes, identification and sourcing materials and planning.

Time served engineers will complete the technical aspects of overhaul, repair, renew or modification of vessel or other assets mechanical equipment & systems.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintaining hydraulic systems
  • Maintaining and repairing pumps and other mechanical equipment
  • General structural maintenance of installations
  • Thruster removal and replacement
  • Thruster blade removal and replacement
  • Removal & reinstallation pumps, pipes, valves and other mechanical items.
  • Removal & reinstallation compressors, generators, coolers and filter systems.
  • Removal & reinstallation of heavy mechanical items such as bow / stern doors, ramps winches etc.
  • Transporting items through the vessel as required by fleeting using lifting equipment.
  • Assisting in the overhaul, repair, renew or modification of the vessel’s main engines, generators compressors and other engineering equipment.
  • Cleaning work areas during and after work.
  • Cleaning mechanical items for inspection or as part of repair

Qualification and Experience

  • Trade time served fitter/engineer
  • Welding/fabrication experience would be an advantage

A Job Description or further information about this vacancy is available upon request.

Direct applicants only - Strictly NO recruitment agencies

To apply for this vacancy please send your CV and a covering letter including salary expectations to Human Resources – laura.parker@ap-group.co.uk