Cabot Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan, currently has a vacancy for a Mechanical Technician. An attractive salary package for the right candidate of £32k - £41k basic is available depending on experience, plus up to £3k for on call and shift allowances and an attractive premium payment overtime system. The successful candidate would also be eligible for an annual bonus award.
The successful candidate will be a strong team worker with excellent communications skills and a continuous improvement mindset. This role sits in a larger team of both Mechanical and I&E technicians and is expected to take ownership of the installation, commissioning & maintenance of all mechanical equipment on site to ensure equipment is maintained at its optimum performance. The successful candidate would provide maintenance cover as part of an on-call roster. The successful candidate will display an aptitude for problem solving in their area of expertise and always think of safety first and work in a safe manner at all times. the successful candidate will be proactive and driven to succeed.
Founded in 1882, Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) is a global specialty chemicals and performance materials company, headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. The company is a leading provider of rubber and specialty carbons, activated carbon, inkjet colorants, cesium formate drilling fluids, fumed silica, aerogel and elastomer composites.
The Barry site is part of the Fumed Metal Oxide Business within the Performance Chemicals Segment of Cabot Corporation, and has an ‘over-the-fence’ relationship with Dow Corning who is both a key supplier and customer. As a Mechanical Technician you would be joining a successful maintenance team and play an integral part of providing maintenance support to an operational plant.
Cabot offers a base salary in the band of £32,000-£41,000 dependent on relevant experience and qualifications plus on call allowance, premium callout payments, pension scheme, private medical cover, annual bonus, 26 days holidays plus other local benefits.
You would benefit from working Monday to Thursday: 07:00-15:15, Friday: 07:00-14:30 (this includes a 30 minute meal break). The successful candidate would provide maintenance cover as part of an on-call roster.