Mechanical Fitter

  • Permanent
  • Posted: 25th January 2023
  • Salary: £32994.00 - £37635.00 per annum
  • Duration:
  • Reference: BBBH11017
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  • Location:
  • Start Date: ASAP
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This Mechanical Fitter role is with a personal care manufacturer producing a range of bespoke soaps for a number of global personal care companies. They offer an opportunity to work within an excellent, family feel culture where every employee is valued and rewarded for their hard work. They offer a 5% contribution into your pension, sick pay scheme up to 4 weeks full pay in a 12 month period, 32 days holiday per year and more.

The Mechanical Fitter will be working for a well-established, family run business based in Leeds, West Yorkshire. The business has been investing heavily across the site in order to maintain their innovative edge and continue their journey as a sustainable employer. They regularly reward their employees with additional training and are currently going through an upskilling programme across their Fitting and Engineering teams.

Responsibilities of the Mechanical Fitter;

  • Working on a 3 week rotational shift pattern, 5 days per week. (6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm, 10pm-6am).
  • Supporting the production teams across site to enable delivery of the production plan.
  • When required attending and managing break downs across the site.
  • Fault finding using a logical approach, where needed this may be performing engineering, pneumatic or hydraulic activities and / or repairs in order to ensure the plant is back up and running.
  • Carry out light fabrication work supporting day engineering and improvement teams on delivering new installation, with technical input.
  • Engaging in a training and development plan with both internal staff and external trainers in order to upskill and progress through the company.

This Mechanical Fitter role will suit a candidate that is apprentice trained / NVQ / C&G / City & Guilds within Mechanical Fitting. Ideally we are looking for at least 2 years of experience within a manufacturing or engineering environment.

In addition to the benefits outlined above, the Mechanical Fitter will receive the standard company benefits. This includes a summer party and extra day off work (Friday), free parking on site, bike to work scheme, employee assistance programme, free refreshments (facilities and hygiene products) and shutdown over Christmas.

Please apply directly for further information regarding this Mechanical Fitter role.



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