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A mechanical technician role includes the application of mechanical engineering theories and concepts to a variety of individual projects.
In general, the technician will work alongside engineers and physical scientists. In addition, they will develop, test and make modifications to mechanical equipment where necessary.
The candidate will need to have an analytical mind and an ability to problem solve in a logical way. The ability to work in a team and on your own is vital, as there are often many people in a team from different areas and backgrounds working on the same project.
Employees will be looking to employ candidates with a degree in engineering. If the candidate does not possess this, the degree will need to be closely related. In some circumstances, employees will be looking for candidates who have specialist training, which may include a Masters degree in that field.
The average salary for this position can range between £18,000 and £30,000.
Technicians are required to maintain and repair vehicles, equipment or machinery. There are many areas where they can work, including mainly vehicles business where they repair lorries, motorcycles, vans, etc. Technicians deal with several clients and types of vehicles at the same time, listening to technical problems, diagnosing issues, and fixing failures.
Technicians usually perform many of the following tasks:
• Repairing vehicles.
• Creating reports about technical problems.
• Testing parts.
• Providing cost estimates.
• Using tools and computer software for repairing processes.
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Latest Job Offers
£17000 - £20000/annum Benefits
£17 - £25 per hour
South West London, London, South East
£20000/annum + BONUS
Up to £29000 per annum
Up to £25000 per annum + Bonus
Lincolnshire, East Midlands
Leeds, West Yorkshire, Yorkshire
£24,000 - £27,000
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Co Londonderry, Northern Ireland
£26,000 - £38,000
Jersey, Channel Islands
Birmingham, West Midlands (County), West Midlands
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