Mechanical Fitter

  • Permanent
  • Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
  • Posted: 10th July 2024
  • Salary: £29649.3600 - £30825.60 per annum + Plus overtime paid at a premium
  • Duration:
  • Reference: BBBH13557
  • Industry:
  • Location: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Skills:

Mechanical fitter required! Unlock a world of opportunities and benefits with this mechanical fitter role at an impressive manufacturing organization located in Braford. Here’s why you should consider joining the team:

  • Cutting-Edge Facilities & Equipment: Work with state-of-the-art tools and equipment to hone your skills and excel in your role.
  • Competitive Remuneration: Enjoy a competitive salary of £14.62 per hour, with overtime paid x 1.5 and x 2 on weekends. Pay rises to £15.20 after probation
  • Generous Holiday Allowance: Take advantage of 31 days of holiday leave, including 23 days plus public holidays.
  • Scottish Widows Pension Scheme: Matched contribution pension scheme, offering up to 5% contribution.
  • Training Opportunities: Invest in your professional growth with training opportunities.
  • Life Assurance: Gain peace of mind with life assurance coverage equal to 2 times your annual salary.
  • Company PPE & Workwear: Safety and comfort covered with top-quality company-provided personal protective equipment and workwear.
  • Consistent Working Hours: Enjoy a stable work schedule from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm, with the added bonus of early finishes on Fridays.
  • Exciting Projects: Get the chance to work on cutting-edge, bespoke projects.
  • Diverse Industries: Join a major supplier to high-profile businesses across diverse industries, including Chemical, FMCG, and Steel Processing.
  • Continuous Growth: Over the past two years, this company has made substantial investments and are now expanding the team, offering a bright future for skilled and semi-skilled operatives.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Keep production on schedule by following the published production plan.
  • Manufacture items as drawn to ensure commercial accuracy and maintain efficiency.
  • Perform repair, maintenance, manufacturing, test, and installation tasks as required.
  • Identify and report errors or technical issues to your team leader.
  • Operate vehicles and company equipment safely and in accordance with SOPs.
  • Contribute to an efficient workshop that meets regulatory standards, ensuring calibrated and safe equipment.

Ideal Qualifications:

  • Proven workshop experience.
  • A formal engineering qualification
  • Ability to troubleshoot, test, repair, and service technical equipment.
  • Background in commercial/industrial installations as a mechanical Assembler.
  • Experience with various pipework materials, including Stainless Steel, PVC, and Poly Prop would be advantageous but not essential
  • Welding ability is advantageous but again not essential
  • Proficiency in interpreting technical drawings, layout, P&ID, and General Assembly.
  • Capability to pressure test your own work.

Location: The facility in Braford offers a quick motorway commute from Leeds, Huddersfield, Halifax, Wakefield, Bingley, and Keighley.

If you’re interested in this position, please click apply or contact Conor Wood on 01484 645 269.



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