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Mechanical Fitter

Up to £19 per hour Overtime rates

Mechanical Fitter

6 Month Contract Expected

£19ph (umb/ ltd) Monday - Friday (0800 - 1700)

Overtime Rates Available upto £38ph (umb/ ltd)

Festiniog - North Wales

My client is a specialist engineering firm providing engineering resource to the Power Industry, in particular renewable energy. Due to continued a specialist installation on site now hitting its peak, this client requires 2 x mechanical fitters for a project in North Wales - This long-term contract will include a lot of hours and fantastic earning potential for a skilled mechanical fitter from the power generation sector.

The Benefits

  • Excellent earning potential

  • Growing company

  • Weekly pay

  • Lots of hours during outage season

  • Long term contract

The Role of Mechanical Fitter

  • Installation of mechanical pumping equipment

  • Installation of large turbines
  • Keep records and reports of maintenance activities
  • Perform fault diagnosis on plant and equipment

  • Liaise with other teams in production performance issues

  • Maintaining heavy mechanical plant

  • Pressure and hydraulic systems

  • Working to safety procedures and practices

  • operating workshop machines

  • Using various welding techniques

The Right Mechanical Fitter


  • Completed a recognised apprenticeship

  • City & Guilds Part III, NVQ level 3 and Key Skills or equivalent

  • IOSH Working Safely Certificate or equivalent


  • Hydraulic Plant Experience

  • Pneumatic and Pressure Systems


  • BTEC National Certificate in an engineering

  • MEWP Driving Certificate

  • IPAF Certificate

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 - NWales

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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