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Craft Technician – Nuclear – Dounreay, Thurso – 12 months INSIDE IR35

Craft Technician – Nuclear – Dounreay, Thurso – 12 months INSIDE IR35

Real Time Recruitment Solutions https://www.rtrs.co.uk
Client – Dounreay Site Restoration Limited / NDA
Hourly Rate – Up to £26.35 per hour INSIDE IR35 (Umbrella)
Length – 12 months
Location – Thurso / Remote
Security Clearance – SC Security Clearance required


  • Identify and rectify routine maintenance problems where applicable.
  • Utilise diagnostic techniques to identify faults in plants, systems and components.
  • Carry out planned maintenance activities and defect rectification efficiently, includes defect investigation of causes and proposal of solutions whilst maintaining a focus on programme and resources.
  • Reinstate the work area after completing the maintenance of plant, systems and components.
  • Identify and report common equipment performance issues.
  • Assess the effectiveness of maintenance procedures and provide required amendments and changes.
  • Produce fit for purpose job reports describing accurately the work that has been carried out, recommendations, solutions, PMI amendment details, conditions assessments, etc.
  • Mentor apprenticeship development and may be an SVQ Assessor.
  • Conduct safe and effective handover of plant and equipment to others.
  • Identify areas/opportunities for improvement in processes, working practice, equipment utilisation, etc., offering solutions where appropriate.


  • Instrument maintenance experience
  • Instrument Apprenticeship plus HNC in Engineering or equivalent qualifications plus experience  

Manufacturing & Quality