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Mechanical Fitter - Automation - Contract

£15 - £16 per hour Overtime rates

Mechanical Fitter - Automation and Special Purpose Machinery

£15 - £16ph (umbrella/ ltd) plus overtime

South Leicestershire

Interviewing Now for Immediate Starts


My client is a specialist engineering firm based in Leicester close to the M1, they specialize in special-purpose machinery for various industries, including healthcare medical and automotive FMCG and Pharma. This well-established company has had a dramatic increase in production in the last quarter to successful large tenders, and they are now looking for an experienced Mechanical fitter to support their growth. If you are an experienced mechanical please read on….


  • Competitive Pay
  • Monday - Friday
  • Contract role
  • Potential further projects
  • Established business
  • Stable company


  • Collect drawings

  • Use of hand tools
  • Creating sub-assemblies
  • Reading 2D and 3D drawings
  • Use of threading machines
  • Completing build before an inspection
  • Use of air tools
  • Working as part of a team


  • Experience of automation/ Robotics/ CNC Machine Build
  • Mechanically minded
  • C&G in engineering an advantage
  • Used to build from scratch
  • Automation experience
  • Ready to start now

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 Chris Buffham on 0116 254 5411 between 8 am - 5 pm or email outside of these hours.
  2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure I have the right skills to have 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 is committed to keeping our candidates informed and offer a guaranteed response within 7 days when applying through the application system.


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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