Mechanical Fitter


Job Details

Published on 27/03/2024
Reference No. BBBH12602_1711030793
Job location Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary £35,739





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:

  • Building and assembling a range of industrial rotating equipment
  • Dynamic balancing of components, including impellors, shafts and rotors
  • Reading, interpreting and working directly from a range of technical drawings, BOMs and schematics, ensuring that products are built in line with tolerances and specifications

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: £35,739.20 (£18.58 per hour)
  • 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
  • Opportunity to work frequent overtime, paid at 150%
  • Free onsite car parking


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


Start Date: ASAP