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 a relevant Engineering discipline (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 this 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: Brighouse, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Recruiter: E3 Recruitment
  • Contact: Callum Good
  • Tel: 01484 645269
  • Fax: 01484 500385
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2022-04-22 16:20:13 -

  • View all Jobs from E3 Recruitment


Share Job