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Mechanical Maintenance Technician

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Job ID 286947 Date posted 02-21-2024 Location : Hull, United Kingdom Category  BUILD OPERATE MAINTAIN (PLANT OPNS) Job Status  Hourly Full Time

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s food ingredients and bio-industrial business, where we anticipate trends around taste, nutrition and safety to innovate and provide solutions to manufacturers, retailers and foodservice companies.

Mechanical Technician 
As a global leader in speciality chemicals, we continue to succeed and strengthen our delivery of innovative, sustainable and high-performance solutions.  Cargill is a global food, agricultural, financial, and industrial products business, with 155,000 employees across 70 countries and will provide a positive platform for future growth for the business and its employees.  

We currently have an opportunity at our Hull site for a Mechanical Maintenance Technician. You will be responsible for both the planned and reactive maintenance of the site’s process plant and services, including preparation of equipment for third party inspection, pump overhauls, pipework installation and troubleshooting. The position will be on days, however a willingness to occasionally provide cover for a five-shift system is required.

Our ideal person
As a business, it’s really important to us that we find the best person for the job and that you have the best opportunity to succeed in the role. To help, we have outlined our expectations for the role and what core skills and experiences we require as well as what would make you an ideal fit. In turn, we hope this helps you evaluate if this is the right job for you.

Hours : Mon - Thurs 8am - 4:15pm , 8am - 2:30pm Fri


  • You will have served a recognised mechanical apprenticeship and achieved a minimum of NVQ level 3 or equivalent
  • You will have a good knowledge of mechanical maintenance
  • Previous experience working in the process / chemical industry
  • Good awareness / knowledge of health and safety on a manufacturing site


  • City & Guilds ONC
  • Lifting and slinging experience
  • Pipe fitting experience

Our Offer
We provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.

Interested? Then make sure to send us your CV and cover letter in English today:  
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