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Mine Mechanic (undergroud)

Zoek Pin Stafford, Staffordshire, England

Permanent (Full time)

Posted 7 days ago

Mine Mechanic (underground) - Saint-Gobain - British Gypsum - Burton on Trent

At Saint-Gobain people matter to us, and we try to show that every day. As part of this, our aim is to create an enterprising and innovative working environment, where you have the opportunity to learn new skills, and develop your career. Did you know we have been awarded top UK & Global Employer 5 Years Running!?

We have a great opportunity for a confident Mine Mechanic to join our team at British Gypsum, based in Fauld, Burton on Trent. The hours are 39 hours a week, 3 shift working pattern. You will assist the Mechanical Engineer and Mechanical Team Leader in the day to day discharge of duties, including that of daily personal supervision of personnel in a geographical area (District) defined on the Mine Plan.

Shift Working pattern:

Days - 06:00am / 14:00pm
Afternoons - 13:30pm / 21:30pm
Nights - Monday to Thursday 21:00pm / 06:00amWhat skills and experience are we looking for in a Mine Mechanic?

Qualified to a MQB Mining certificate or NVQ level 3 in Engineering.
Safety risk assessment process knowledge
A good understanding of mining legislation, major hazards and mine rules, maintenance planning and engineering operations
Able to deliver mine performance KPI's (Safety, machine availability and reliability etc.)
Heavy duty equipment, machine maintenance experience
Strong team working ethos
Knowledge of compressed air and hydraulic systems and fault finding on them.
A background knowledge of underground vehicles would be beneficial.
An understanding of vehicles for man and materials transport . Land Rovers, Telehandlers etc.
Able to work within a small dedicated team or on their own initiative.'Making the world a better home' - Saint-Gobain's purpose, we have a history spanning more than 350 years and have a responsibility to address the major challenged faced by humanity. We are on a journey to make the world a beautiful and sustainable place to live and have pledged to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050!

Flexible packages designed for you!

We know employees value different things more than others. As well as a great range of standard benefits we understand circumstances in life also change so flexibility through these changes is important. We give employees the ability to change and alter their package to match their needs. This flexibility is self-administered through our on-line employee hub called bubble! (Winner! UK & Ireland 'Best Flexible Benefits Plan' award at the Employee Benefits Awards 2020)

In return you'll get some great benefits

A defined contribution pension scheme
Competitive salary
Access to 100's of high street and leisure discounts, as well as a state of the art rewards system
Automatically covered by the Saint-Gobain Life Assurance scheme.
Plus, plenty more!We are an inclusive employer and keen to hire talented people regardless of their background, abilities, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender, national origin, what football team you support, taste in music, fashion sense or anything else that makes you, you!

An evolving world! / The future of tomorrow

Saint-Gobain UK & Ireland is home to some of the best known and respected companies in the construction sector including Jewson, British Gypsum, Isover, Graham The Plumbers Merchant and Artex. We manufacture and distribute materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all.

We are an equal opportunities employer, we embrace diversity and are on a mission to make our organisation inclusive and accessible to all, we believe that working in a diverse business can be more enjoyable, teams can be more innovative, and make better decisions. We already employ many fantastic people from diverse backgrounds, but we still want to do more.

We want to be a business that you'll be proud to work for; one that is committed to improving people's daily life, being responsible, doing the right thing, and to preserving the environment by embedding sustainability in all our businesses.

Apply Now to complete our quick application process and be a part of our future

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