Mechanical Fitter (Days)

£29000 - £31000 per annum
14 Nov 2018
12 Dec 2018
Tom Bostock
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experience mechanical fitter to join a blue chip manufacturing organisation based in Manchester

Client Details

My client is a blue chip manufacturing organisation based in Manchester.

  • Ensure all engineering tasks are carried out and recorded on time and in a safe manner.
  • Action on T-cards to ensure work is carried out in accordance with planned activity.
  • Effective communication with key stakeholders to ensure full awareness of plan activity.
  • Ensure systems are left in a fully functioning state on handover.
  • Properly record all parts used for maintenance and repair, booking out against department/assets.
  • Interface with the maintenance planner and stores personnel for the planning & provision of spares, materials and equipment.
  • To identify and carry out Continuous Improvement (CI) activities in conjunction with key stakeholders, and create T-Cards to cover these.
  • Design and fabricate steel structures and pipe work installation across the site using specialist welding and associated engineering skills.
  • To take the Site lead in managing and maintaining welding equipment/standards/risks assessments including abrasive wheels.
  • To perform preventative maintenance schedules and tasks including lubrication, overhaul of spare modules, and planned downtime activity (in association with the maintenance team), using T-Card (or other) system to record actions and to generate follow-up works as needed.
  • Self-training to maintain skill and knowledge base, sharing knowledge with colleagues.


Time served mechanical apprenticeship

5 years' + experience in a similar position

Blending experience would be desirable

Job Offer

£31,000 basic salary on a days role

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