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Mechanical Fitter


E3 Recruitment are proudly supporting a globally operating engineering organisation with the recruitment of a Mechanical Fitter vacancy.



Because of continued demand of their products & services, this employer is looking to increase their headcount by bringing a Mechanical Fitter into their team on a permanent basis.



Employing over 3000 across the world, this impressive manufacturing & engineering organisation specialise in the manufacture, service and maintenance of industrial rotating equipment and offer their services to a variety of industries including Oil & Gas, Power Generation and Steel/Metal processing.



This employer is based in ELLAND, just a few miles from the M62, meaning the successful Mechanical Fitter will easily be able to commute from surrounding towns & cities including Huddersfield, Halifax, Bradford, Wakefield, Oldham, Rochdale, Dewsbury and Leeds.



Key Responsibilities of the Mechanical Fitter:
· Working primarily in the service department, dismantling and stripping industrial rotating equipment, including worm, helical, spur and bevel gearboxes
· Inspecting internal components and reporting on condition and repair/refurb required
· Re-building/assembling gearboxes in line with OEM standards
· Working directly from engineering/technical drawings
· Supporting other internal departments where required (new gearbox build etc.)

The ideal Mechanical Fitter will have:
· Formal qualifications within Mechanical Engineering (apprenticeship, NVQ Level 3, City & Guilds etc.) - NOT ESSENTIAL and candidates with strong, stable & relevant career history will also be considered
· Experience working with industrial rotating equipment - gearboxes, pumps, motors, valves, compressors, turbines or similar
· The ability to read, interpret and work directly from engineering/technical drawings

Working Hours of the Mechanical Fitter:
37 Per week spread across a regular day shift:
· Monday to Wednesday - 07:30 to 16:15
· Thursday - 07:30 to 15:45
· Friday - 07:30 to 12:00
Regular overtime available midweek and on weekends

On offer to the Mechanical Fitter:
· Starting Salary: £28,000.00 rising to £30,000.00 after 12 months
Holiday Allowance: 28 Days including public holidays
· Statutory pension scheme
· Excellent career progression opportunities - the current production manager started with this company 7 years ago as a stores operative!
· Permanent & full time employment with a globally operating organisation

To apply for the Mechanical Fitter position, please click “Apply Now” and attach a copy of your CV.

Alternatively, please contact Callum Good at E3 Recruitment for more information.


  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: Up to £28000.00 per annum + £30K After 12 months
  • Location: Mirfield, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Recruiter: E3 Recruitment
  • Tel: 01484 645269
  • Fax: 01484 500385
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2022-02-21 13:21:56 -

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