Senior Fitter

£21,693 to £25,463 per annum

The Dockyard, Griffin Lane, Thorpe St Andrew
37 hours per weekFull-time

We are seeking an experienced, multi-skilled mechanical engineer to join our Fitter Team. You will service our fleet of vehicles, vessels, horticultural and heavy plant equipment which we use to maintain the Broads National Park. You will have responsibility for our workshop facilities, assisting the Plant and Equipment Supervisor with the day-to-day running of the team. You will also help to design and implement planned work schedules with a high emphasis on health and safety and comply with LOLER and PUWER regulations.

The successful candidate will have a professional engineering qualification, City & Guilds or NVQ level 2 or above in one of the following: Marine, construction, agricultural, HGV/LGV or engineering. They will also have sound practical skills and experience with welding and fabrication, 12 and 24 volt electrical systems, experience with digital control systems and a willingness to learn new skills. Knowledge of the Broads area and some boat handling experience would be an advantage.

If you would prefer an application pack to be sent to you please contact 01603 610734.

Application forms should be emailed when completed to or sent by post to Broads Authority, Yare House, 62-64 Thorpe Road, Norwich, NR1 1RY, to arrive not later than (noon) 12pm Monday 19 November 2018

Interviews will be held in Norwich on Tuesday 04 December 2018.

If you would like to discuss this post prior to submitting an application please contact Rob Clarke on 07810 833381 or Human Resources, on 01603 610734.

Please note we require a completed application form and will not accept stand alone CVs.

Applicants requiring acknowledgement of their postal application must enclose a stamped addressed envelope.