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Mechanical Fitters - Outage

£16 - £32 per hour OVERTIME RATES UPTO £32PH

Mechanical Fitters x 3

14-day initial shutdown

17th June 2018

12 hours per day

£16ph Monday - Friday first 8 hours (- 30 mins lunch)

£24ph after 8 hours and all day Saturday

£32ph Sunday

(Ltd Company Status)


My client is a specialist sub-contract engineering firm providing engineering resource to the power, aggregates, and materials handling sectors. Due to continued growth and increased successful tenders my client require 5 mechanical fitters for a project in East London - This short-term shutdown is due to commence on 17th June if you are an experienced contract mechanical fitter please read on

The Benefits

  • Excellent earning potential

  • Growing company

  • Weekly pay

  • Lots of hours

  • Great earning potential

The Role of Mechanical Fitter

  • 12 hour days

  • Working on compression fit pipework

  • Tack Welding

  • Valve works

  • Assembly of hoses

  • Removal of doors from engine

  • Rigging and Slinging

  • Steel work - hanging hand rails

  • Use of basic hand tools

  • Using air tools

The Right Mechanical Fitter

  • Mechanical apprenticeship/ time served

  • C&G engineering qualifications

  • Experience of power industry shutdowns

  • Can commit to the entire shutdown period

  • Heavy Engineering experience

  • Familiar with large motors

  • Can work on pumps, piping, and associated equipment

  • Rigging/ Slinging experience

  • Crane Operator experience


This Mechanical Fitter role is posted by Precision Recruitment, specialists in Engineering, Technical, Construction, and Sales Recruitment. Operating in our twelfth year, we have placed hundreds of engineers in fantastic new roles. Precision covers the whole spectrum of roles from facilities to projects. With specialist recruiters working in the temp, contract and permanent markets Precision may have the right next step for you.

Interested? To apply for the Mechanical Fitter Position, here are your three options:

1. "This is the job for me! When can I start?" - Call now and let's talk through your experience. Ask for ?? on 0116 254 5411 between 8am - 5pm or email outside of these hours.

2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure I have enough to be get an interview" - Click "apply now" so I can read your CV and let you know

3. "I'm interested but need to know more about what this job can offer me" - email with your CV and questions and I will reply with more detail.

Precision are committed to keeping our candidates informed and offer a guaranteed response within 7 days when applying through the application system

Reference - Outage

About Precision People

This role is posted by Precision People, specialists in Engineering, Technical, Consultancy, Sales and Executive Search Recruitment. Operating since 2004, we have placed hundreds of engineers in fantastic new roles. Precision covers the whole spectrum of engineering roles from Welders, Fabricators, CNC Machinists, Panel Wireman up to Production Managers. We have many engineering roles around the East Midlands including Leicester, Coventry, Derby, Nottingham, Coalville and Northampton, so get in touch today.

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