Multi Skilled Fitter

NHS Professionals - No
Competitive salary
10 Jan 2021
15 Jan 2021
Role Type
Start Date
Job Title: Nukti Skilled FitterMechanical Maintenance

Location/Trust: Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust M6 8HD

Department: Estates & Capital

Band/Pay rate: 4-£11.20 (Enhancement for weekend work)

Hours: 37.5 per week - Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:00pm

Placement Ref: 38151

The Role

Can you bring your excellent Michanical engineering skills and knowledge to our Estates & Capital Department?

Would you like to be part of a team that works well together, always there to help each other? Would you like to work in a Trust that recently had outstanding in their CQC report? This location is easily accessible by public transport and has onsite parking.

If you have answered yes, The Salford Royal Foundation Trust would love to hear from you.

We have a temporary placement opportunity available for a Multi Skilled Fitter at Salford Royal Hospital. They will be providing the following support to the Estates & Capital team

Gas and oil fired steam raising equipment & boiler plant.
 Understand the workings of the Mechanical / Electrical systems in NHS buildings.
 An understanding of steam and condensate pipework and associated valves, steam traps, fittings, etc.
 Heating pipework CT & VT systems, pumps, bearings, mechanical seals etc.
 Steam and low pressure hot water calorifiers.
 Industrial, commercial and domestic hot & cold water systems.
 Medical vacuum and compressed air plant
 Air handling units (AHUs), water chillers and air conditioning plant.
 Control of environmental conditions using a building management system (BMS).
 Act as first line response to all Estates requests out of normal working hours.
 Act as 1st response to CEF Boiler/CHP plant.
 Act as 1st response to CEF Borehole plant.
 Ass An understand of the operation of backup Diesel generators
 Various other hospital equipment and installations.
 Perform a wide range of work of other crafts.
 Manufacture, assemble, erect, and install new work.

Please see full job description

The skills required are:
  • City & Guilds / NVQ 3 in Mechanical Engineering / Fitting or equivalent
  • Fully time served craftsperson.Minimum 2 years experience in a similar role or hospital environment.

Salford Royal is based at Stott Lane, and it is easily accessible via both car and public transport. There is onsite parking (fees will apply). It has four on site cafes and two restaurants where staff are eligible for a discount. The hospital also has on site shops.

Staff who work at Salford Royal have said the following

"It is a great environment to work in and has a good support network from managers"

In return for your hard work commitment NHS Professionals (NHSP) can offer you some fantastic benefits: -
  • Competitive Pay Rates - work this week, get paid next week!
  • Dedicated consultants
  • Flexible working options
  • Free DBS and free training
  • Build holiday allowance
  • Support when you need it - 24/7 365 days
  • Stakeholder pension scheme

Who are NHS Professionals?

NHS Professionals (NHSP), owned by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC), works in partnership with hospital trusts to provide a bank of highly skilled temporary workers who want to work flexibly within the NHS.

Working through the NHSP bank means Trusts don't have to rely on expensive agencies. Right now, we have over 130,000 members registered on our bank from various roles, grades and specialities, saving the NHS over £70 million each year. This money is then reinvested back into the NHS.


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