Mechanical Fitter

Pin icon M24 Manchester
Pound Sterling icon Salary up to £32,234 depending on experience
Clock icon Permanent
Calendar icon 16 Apr 2024
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Are you a Mechanical Fitter looking for a secure days-based position, for a globally renowned company, all whilst maintaining a great work life balance? Then look no further – apply online today!

Mechanical Fitter
Middleton, Manchester, M24 1GQ

  • Full time, permanent
  • Salary up to £32,234 depending on experience

Please Note: Applicants must be authorised to work in the UK

Our client is a global technology company. With its broad portfolio of systems, products, services and digital applications, the business sets standards in the markets of energy, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, the company today has around 21,000 employees, sales of €4.9 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.

About the Role:

You will work as part of a talented workshop team to provide high-quality services to customers who expect nothing less than excellence from the leading full-line supplier to the paper industry.

Your new role will involve the setup, disassembly, inspection, repair and re-assembly small, medium and large paper machine rolls.

Experience in mechanical roll service is desirable but a full training programme will be given to those with fitting experience from other industries.

The Ideal Candidate:

Are you a self-starter with attention to detail? Our client is looking for:

  • Formal engineering qualification (apprenticeship, HNC, or similar)
  • Strong numerical, and computer skills
  • Flexibility and reliability
  • Team player and an effective communicator


Not only will the successful applicant be developing a rewarding career, but they will also be able to expect the following perks and benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Overtime opportunities
  • 6% employer pension contributions
  • Bonus Plan, Life Assurance, health cash plan
  • Retail discounts and Cycle to Work Scheme

How to apply for the role:

If you have the skills and experience required for this position, click “apply” today and check your inbox for an email providing more information on how to tailor your application and provide a cover letter or any supporting documents.

You must be authorised to work in the UK. No agencies please.

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Other suitable skills and experience include Mechanical Technician, Maintenance Engineer, Machine Operator, Industrial Fitter, Production Technician, Manufacturing Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Workshop Technician, Plant Technician, Field Service Engineer.