Mechanical Maintenance Fitter/Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Maintenance Fitter/Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Shepton Mallet, England
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-07-26
Reference: BH-86539
Contact Name: Kelly Nolan
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 27, 2018 16:32

Job Description

Mechanical Maintenance Fitter/Engineer – DAYS (Monday to Friday) - £33,000 - £35,000

Shepton Mallett – Somerset

A leading Manufacturer within heavy industry are expanding and currently seeking a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer. Working on an industrial plant, you will be responsible for working in a team and conducting all maintenance tasks associated with Mechanical Engineering,

The right person for this role will be an experienced time-served, mechanical engineer/fitter possessing knowledge and experience of hydraulics, pneumatics, conveyors, gearboxes, shafts and all other associated machinery.


    • Ensuring all equipment is serviced and repaired efficiently

    • Pre-Planned Maintenance is carried out effectively and downtime reduced

    • Fault finding and problem solving on machinery and systems

    • Continuous improvement

    • Working with gearboxes, conveyors, shafts, bearings

    • Welding and fabrication


    • Apprentice trained (Mechanical)

    • Experience of working  on a heavy plant  or similar equipment 

    • Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Conveyors, Welding

    • Experience of working on automated plant and machinery


    • £33,000 - £35,000

    • Bonus

    • Overtime

    • Pension

    • Holidays

    • Extra benefits

Key skills

Manufacturing, production, conveyors, planned maintenance, maintenance, electrical, mechanical, conveyor, robot, gearbox, shaft, bearing, time served, apprentice, process improvement, product quality, shift engineer, HNC or ONC, mills, kilns,