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Mechanical Fitter

£24,000.00 - £28,000.00

The Role - Mechanical Fitter

This is an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Fitter to join a small team of Engineers refurbishing used machinery. The job is varied and there will be the possibility for some travel both in the UK and Europe.

The Company

A market leader with over 100 years experience in the industry of food processing equipment.

The Right Person

Formal qualifications are not essential for the role of Mechanical Fitter but you must be able to demonstrate a strong level of competency and be able to work on your own or as part of a team

You will have a minimum of 5 years experience within mechanical engineering, you must also be able to measure in both imperial and metric using rules, vernier caliper and micrometers. Marking out drilling and tapping are an integral part of your day to day duties as is the use of power tools. A basic knowledge of electrics and motors (3 phase) and the ability to perform simple milling and turning tasks.


In house repair and refurbishment of commercial food processing machinery

Fitting of motors and safety switches

Rebuilding of mechanical sub assemblies

Assisting in the machine demonstration area

Cleaning and polishing of machines

Preparation of new machines for delivery to clients

Occasional UK and European Travel

Interested? Here are your three options:

1. “This is the job for me, I meet all the requirements” – Call now and let’s talk through your experience. Ask for Jon Webster on 0116 254 5411 between 8.30am – 5.30pm

2. “I think I’m right for this position, but I’m not sure about some of the detail” – Click “apply now” so I can read your CV and come back to you.

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.

About Precision

This Mechanical Fitter vacancy is posted by Precision Recruitment, specialists in Engineering, Technical, Construction and Sales Recruitment. Operating since 2004, we have placed hundreds of engineers in fantastic new roles. Precision cover the whole spectrum of engineering roles from Welders, Fabricators, CNC Machinists, Panel Wireman up to Production Managers.

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