Mechanical Fitter / Tester

Are you a Mechanical Fitter / Tester with previous experience of working on Hydraulic pump or valves?

This is an opportunity for a skilled Mechanical Fitter to join a world class engineering manufacturer who are market specialists in the build and supply of valve control systems across the globe and employ approximately 3,000 people across the UK.

The position of Mechanical Fitter / Tester will offer you the opportunity to join a leading business that offers career development couple with all the fringe benefits you would expect from a global organisation.

The role/ responsibilities of a Mechanical Fitter

The appointed Mechanical Fitter / Tester will Undertaking assembly, Testing, instrumentation and associated tasks related to Valves & Controls to a high standard and must be able to read engineering drawings and work instructions.


  • Heavy mechanical build and assembly (pumps, valves, hydraulics etc.)

  • Take on the responsibility for the mechanical testing and assembly work of hydraulic valves, pumps and similar equipment

  • Building new machinery according to engineering drawings and build instructions

  • Hydraulic testing / pressure testing / vessel testing

  • Report writing on faults as appropriate after analysing for root cause of failure after testing

  • Responsible for the general cleanliness and care of personal workbench area and that of the main workshop

  • Minimum of 3 years' experience in the assembly

  • Apprentice trained engineer (NVQ 3 or equivalent qualification minimum).

  • A Mechanical assembly engineering background.

  • Knowledge of Valves, Control, Instrumentation and Testing

About you:

  • To be successful for this Mechanical Fitters role, you'll have previously worked within the engineering industry with previous experience of Mechanical building and Test.

    If this position sounds like something you would be interested in, I would like to hear from you.

What's on offer?

The position is offered a Permanent basis working 37.5 Hours per week 7.30am-4.00pm (Monday to Thursday) 7.30am - 12.30pm (Friday) and paying a salary of £25800 + overtime with 33 days holiday per year and you will receive benefits such as

  • Workplace pension scheme of up to 8%

  • free onsite Parking

  • Life assurance

  • Childcare Vouchers

  • Cycle to work Scheme

This position is being advertised on behalf of E3 Recruitment who operate as an employment business.

  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: Up to £25800 per annum + overtime
  • Location: Halifax, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Recruiter: E3 Recruitment
  • Tel: 01484 645269
  • Fax: 01484 500385
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2019-06-17 16:32:11 -

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