Mechanical Fitter

E3 Recruitment are proudly supporting a globally operating engineering organisation with the recruitment of a Mechanical Fitter vacancy.

Because of continued demand of their products & services, this employer is looking to increase their headcount by bringing a Mechanical Fitter into their team on a permanent basis.

Employing over 3000 across the world, this impressive manufacturing & engineering organisation specialise in the manufacture, service and maintenance of industrial rotating equipment and offer their services to a variety of industries including Oil & Gas, Power Generation and Steel/Metal processing.

This employer is based in ELLAND, just a few miles from the M62, meaning the successful Mechanical Fitter will easily be able to commute from surrounding towns & cities including Huddersfield, Halifax, Bradford, Wakefield, Oldham, Rochdale, Dewsbury and Leeds.

Key Responsibilities of the Mechanical Fitter:

Working primarily in the service department, dismantling and stripping industrial rotating equipment, including worm, helical, spur and bevel gearboxes
Inspecting internal components and reporting on condition and repair/refurb required
Re-building/assembling gearboxes in line with OEM standards
Working directly from engineering/technical drawings
Supporting other internal departments where required (new gearbox build etc.)


The ideal Mechanical Fitter will have:

Formal qualifications within a relevant Engineering discipline (apprenticeship, NVQ Level 3, City & Guilds etc.) – NOT ESSENTIAL and candidates with strong, stable & relevant career history will also be considered
Experience working with industrial rotating equipment – gearboxes, pumps, motors, valves, compressors, turbines or similar
The ability to read, interpret and work directly from engineering/technical drawings


Working Hours of the Mechanical Fitter:
37 Per week spread across a regular day shift:

Monday to Wednesday – 07:30 to 16:15
Thursday – 07:30 to 15:45
Friday – 07:30 to 12:00

Regular overtime available midweek and on weekends

On offer to the Mechanical Fitter:

Starting Salary: £28,000.00 rising to £30,000.00 after 12 months Holiday Allowance: 28 Days including public holidays
Statutory pension scheme
Excellent career progression opportunities – the current production manager started with this company 7 years ago as a stores operative!
Permanent & full time employment with a globally operating organisation


To apply for this position, please click “Apply Now” and attach a copy of your CV.

Alternatively, please contact Callum Good at E3 Recruitment for more information.


  • Location: Brighouse, England
  • Salary: Up to £28000.00 per annum + £30K After 12 months
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: E3 Recruitment
  • Posted: 22-Apr-2022
  • Posted on: careers4a.com