Mechanical Fitter

Salary: Negotiable

Industry: Chemical

Job Type: Permanent

Location: North East

Reference: 28518ch

Expiration date: 01 March 2018

Our client is an international leading Chemical manufacturer who currently have an immediate requirement for a Mechanical Fitter to support the maintenance team. The post holder will operate in a regulated environment.


Roles and Responsibilities:
Maintenance of plant and equipment.
Accessing problems, diagnosing faults and effecting repairs.
Preventative and reactive maintenance of a wide range of mechanical equipment, including:-
• Heavy industrial pumps
• Compressors
• Gear boxes
• Fans
• Valves
• Gearboxes
• Agitators
• Basic Pipe Systems

Workshop repairs and overhauls of equipment.
Mechanical Plant modifications.
Able to read and interpret technical drawings.

Person Specification:
High standards of work.
Focused on safety.
Good investigation and diagnostics skills.
Good attention to detail.
Excellent work ethic.

Essential Experience:
Mechanical apprenticeship or equivalent
Educated to HNC or equivalent in a maintenance discipline.
A current forklift truck licence.
Preferably experience of a chemical manufacturing environment