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Mechanical Maintenance Fitter

Our client is an industry leading manufacturing business with a multimillion-pound turnover and impressive growth plans, supported with large scale investment, and an existing established network of manufacturing facilities across the UK.

With recent investment at their Nottinghamshire factory, our client is now seeking to appoint a Mechanical Maintenance Fitter to join their team.

The working culture is friendly, and one that encourages the sharing of best practice, whilst providing a platform for continuous learning and development.

What's in it for you?

TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT - Our client aims to operate to world-class standards and the successful candidate will be required to commit to a focused programme of training and development which will include:


TPM Tools & Techniques inclusive of 5S principles.

Asset care, RCM and TPM and CMMS training

Leadership and management training for those who are keen to progress their careers and demonstrate ambition

Salary circa £38/40'000 per annum, pension contribution up to 10% company contribution, life cover, cycle to work scheme, child care vouchers, + overtime opportunities at a premium,

The ability to work a continental shift pattern covering days and nights, 4 on, 4 off 6am to 6pm, 6pm to 6am

Position Overview

The role will be working as part of the Maintenance Team providing ‘Hands-on' Mechanical & Technical support to both Production and other internal functions throughout the Factory.

Providing plant wide mechanical maintenance service, departmental support and mechanical repairs on a wide range of machinery such as conveyor-based systems, hydraulic presses, moulding machines and packaging machinery, ensuring that all production targets are maintained - Specific machinery training will be provided.

Within the position as a Mechanical Maintenance Fitter you will have the opportunity to be involved with a wide of range of mechanical maintenance operations and projects, which will be supported with a wide range of training opportunities, including accredited training programs.

Experience and Qualification Required:

Recognised Mechanical Engineering Apprenticeship & Qualification or equivalent level 3 qualification - NVQ, City and Guilds etc

Hydraulics, bearing, and/or welding skills would be a distinct advantage

Ability to fault find, repair and provide solutions to mechanical machinery problems.