IST Power recruitment opportunities

IST Power is a renowned specialist transformer manufacturer engaged in the design, engineering, manufacture and supply of a wide range of transformers, reactors and other wound components up to 8MVA. We have developed considerable expertise in voltages typically up to 66kV for grid systems and 250kV for test transformers supplying solutions to a diverse range of markets and applications throughout the world.

We are looking for flexible, enthusiastic and pro-active individuals within the winding, assembly and materials handling departments at our Wythenshaw site with the following skills and responsibilities:

Trainee Winder/Insulation Cutter:

Coil winding experience is not necessary, but would be an advantage. Some hands on experience in an engineering or heavy manufacturing environment preferred, but we will consider all candidates who work well with their hands, have good core strength; and who are able to calculate & work with precise measurements – keen to learn but focused on detail.

Assembly Assistant:

Experience is not necessary, but a background in heavy engineering manufacturing/assembly would be an advantage. We will consider all candidates with good diy capabilities &  core strength – who are keen to learn but focused on detail.

Assembly Assistant (with aptitude for basic wiring)

Experience is not necessary, but a background in heavy engineering manufacturing/assembly would be an advantage. The successful candidate will also be able to demonstrate an aptitude for basic wiring techniques.   We will consider all candidates with good diy capabilities &  core strength – who are keen to learn but focused on detail.

DIY Handperson/General Assistant

The role includes general DIY and maintenance – spare time will be filled with receiving and handling parts and materials (and possibly some van driving). The role would best suit someone who is mature, wise & steady, as well as physically fit and strong. Fork lift experience and (many) years driving experience would also be an advantage.

For further details, please contact Judith Clark via email address: Judith.c@istpower.com