Mechanical Fitter - Essex

Job Title: Mechanical Fitter - Essex
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East, England
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-03-27
Reference: 70540
Contact Name: Kelly Nolan
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 20, 2018 08:44

Job Description

Mechanical fitter – Romford, Chelmsford, Basildon

£32,000 - £36,000 + Massive overtime potential + Out of hours call out earnings (1 in 3 weekends) – Stability with a large organisation.

An established and growing Manufacturing company is looking to increase its capabilities and processes by adding a Mechanical Fitter to their team. The ideal candidate will be a self-sufficient, responsible Mechanical Fitter who has had experience in a similar role.

Are you a Mechanical Fitter/ Fitter / Senior Fitter who is looking for stability, progression & the perfect work/life balance?

Responsibilities of the Mechanical Fitter
  • Assisting electrical and production departments when required
  • Operate mobile plant equipment
  • Fault find and repair mechanical issues on plant equipment
  • Update all areas of knowledge as required to carry all jobs with maximum effectiveness and attend training/development courses when required.
  • Out of hours breakdown cover on a callout rota arranged with management team
  • Health & Safety to others and yourself
  • Ensuring safe and efficient use of all resources
  • Ensuring all maintenance is carried out accurately and recorded for reference purposes
  • Assisting with the development and improvement of the existing plant & equipment
  • Making sure isolations and procedures are carried out accurately
  • Correct storage and distribution of  oils, Lubricants & gases
  • Identifying unacceptable spillages within the plants and taking necessary remedial action
  • Working Knowledge of health & safety, environmental and quality requirements
  • Electrical and Mechanical Isolation procedures
  • Ability to operate without supervision
  • Control system fault knowledge
  • Industry experience working in cement, mining, steel or heavy industry
  • Apprentice – time served  ( Mechanical qualification)
  • Excellent Communication ( Written and Verbal )
  • £32,000 - £36,000
  • Pension
  • Holidays
  • Extra benefits
  • Overtime
  • Responsibility within a large company
Key Words; Mechanical Fitter, Fitter, Hydraulic, Pneumatic, Gears, Shafts, Fault-finding, repairs, Reliability, PPM, maintenance, welding, gas-welding, drawings