Liquid error: internal
Back to job search

Mechanical Fitter

  • Location:

    Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Service & Applications

  • Contact:

    Sarah Farrugia

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Mechanical Fitter / Mechanical Assembly Technician
£26,000 + Overtime 
(Good Pension Scheme)

I am currently recruiting for a Mechanical Fitter to join a business based near Bury who design electromechanical machinery for a number of industries. The company continue to expand year on year and had an increase in sales even during recent times. They are a global business and involved with interesting projects.
The Role
  • The successful Mechanical Assembly Fitter day to day duties will include:
  • Build equipment as per drawing/specification within the specified timescale
  • Ensuring all necessary documentation is completed
  • Machinery is built to the company's high standard
  • Report any faults or part shortages on build to the Team Leader
  • Inspect hire machines and take appropriate action to bring the machines condition/functionality to the current or required standard
  • Conduct a final inspection of mechanical aspects, machinery and tooling to ensure compliance in accordance with the inspection sheets and resolve any problems identified
  • Attend customer sites with the necessary (travel will be 3 to 4 occasions per year)
  • Carry out service/fault finding activities with minimum disruption to the customer
  • Deal professionally, competently and courteously with customers, suppliers and colleagues in verbal and written communications
  • Maintain all appropriate documentation and ensure that all unused components are returned to stores appropriately
  • Maintain a clean and tidy work area
  • Must have previous experience of working with or assembling moving machinery such as motors, gear boxes, hydraulics and pneumatics
  • Ideally a minimum of 3 years experience
  • Completed apprenticeship / training / education as a Mechanical Fitter
  • Relevant mechanical qualifications (NVQ L2 / L3, ONC, HNC etc.)
  • Good communicational (oral, reading and writing) skills.
If this role is of interest please apply or contact Sarah Farrugia –