Maintenance Fitters

  • Permanent
  • Sheffield, South Yorkshire
  • Posted: 15th March 2019
  • Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
  • Duration:
  • Reference: BBBH4569
  • Industry: General Manufacturing
  • Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
  • Start Date:
  • Skills:

Would you like to work for a well-respected and award-winning engineering company? This is your chance as they currently have a requirement for a number of experienced and apprentice trained Maintenance Fitters to support their production team reacting to breakdowns and undertaking preventative maintenance, including the production of spare parts using tool room machinery

Positions are available on either a 3-shift system or on a continental shift pattern of days and nights.


  • 3-4 year apprentice trained as a Maintenance Fitter/Engineer
  • Previous experience in a heavy engineering environment
  • Previous experience repairing and maintaining overhead cranes
  • Able to demonstrate a good knowledge of the importance of Health and Safety in the workplace


  • Knowledge and experience of 5/6S Lean Techniques
  • IOSH Working Safely or equivalent qualification
  • Previous experience of using tool room machinery to produce and repair machine parts
  • Previous experience working on machine tools such as lathes, milling machines and cylindrical grinders

Working Hours

  • Average 40 hours per week Monday – Friday
  • 3-week rota of 3 Shifts covering Mornings & Nights/Afternoons & Mornings/Nights & Afternoons


Continental Shift Pattern

  • 12-hour shifts – 6am-6pm/6pm-6am
  • Continental Rota

Company Benefits

  • Long established local employer
  • Competitive Salaries
  • Potential for paid overtime
  • 33 days annual leave
  • Central location with Free onsite parking
  • Matched Pension scheme up to 4% and Life Assurance (Death in Service)
  • Free Employee Assistance Programme
  • On site Occupational Health Team; Health Screening, well-being focus topics
  • Discount Westfield Health Cash Plan Scheme
  • Occupational Sick Pay Scheme
  • You at Work – Access to Online Discounts
  • Comprehensive Learning & Development Opportunities


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