Test Bed Fitter

  • Permanent
  • Morley, West Yorkshire
  • Posted: 21st November 2023
  • Salary: Up to £33748.0100 per annum + 15% Pension + 33 Hols + Bonus
  • Duration:
  • Reference: BBBH12602
  • Industry:
  • Location: Morley, West Yorkshire
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Skills:

15% Pension, £1700 bonus, access to the on-site Gym & Canteen, 33 Holidays, overtime paid at 150% and the opportunity to work on impressive projects & products are just a few of the perks that the Mechanical Fitter will enjoy whilst working with this impressive manufacturing business.

This award-winning organisation was recently ranked as one the top 25 engineering employers world-wide. Since their establishment over 160 years ago, they have become a household name within a number of high-profile industries including Oil & Gas and Power Generation, and now employ over 15,000 people across 180 facilities world-wide.

Their UK flagship facility is based in LEEDS, just a few miles from the M1 & M62 motorways, meaning that the successful Mechanical Fitter can easily commute from Wakefield, Bradford, Selby, Castleford, Pontefract, Huddersfield, Wetherby and Harrogate.

Key Responsibilities of the Mechanical Fitter will include:

  • Working as part of a skilled engineering team, responsible for setting up the testing process for industrial equipment & machinery
  • Precision shaft alignment with gearboxes and motors
  • Fitting auxiliary systems such as pipework, lubricant & coolant systems and seals

For the Mechanical Fitter position, we are keen to receive applications from individuals who possess the following:

  • Possess formal qualifications within a relevant discipline (Apprenticeship, NVQ/BTEC/City & Guilds Level 3, HNC, HND etc.)
  • Previous experience working in an assembly and/or building role, ideally within industrial rotating equipment (pumps, gearboxes, compressors, turbines, valves, diesel engines etc.)

Working Hours of the Mechanical Fitter:
37 Hours per week working a regular day shift

  • Monday to Thursday – 07:00 to 15:30
  • Friday – 07:00 to 12:30

In return, the Mechanical Fitter will receive:

  • Annual Salary: £33,748.01 (£17.54 per hour) + frequent overtime paid at 150%+
  • Holiday Entitlement: 33 Days including public holidays
  • Annual Bonus up to £1,700.00 per annum – subject to company performance
  • Pension Scheme: 15% Combined Contribution (9% Employer / 6% Employee)
  • Access to the onsite canteen (subsidised) and gym
  • Free onsite car parking

To apply for the Mechanical Fitter position, please click the “Apply Now” button and attach a copy of your CV, alternatively please contact Callum Good at E3 Recruitment



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