Mechanical Maintenance/Machine Tool Fitter

Ambitek Limited
Trafford Park, Greater Manchester
£17.00 - £17.50/hour
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
World Leading Manufacturing Company is now looking for an Apprentice Trained Machine Tool Fitter / Mechanical Fitter.
The role is initially for 6 months with a view to being extended.

Skills & Experience:

• Must be able to read, hydraulic and pneumatic schematic diagrams.
• Will assist in the removal and refurbishment of drives and gearboxes and all plant and equipment.
• Have good communication and interpersonal skills at all levels.
• Have the ability to work shifts and additional hours when required.
• Served an apprenticeship and have worked within an industrial environment.
• Good understanding of basic mechanical principles.
• Must be able to work in a team environment.


Responsible to the line manager your role will include:

• Providing mechanical breakdown cover and to assist with electrical faults.
• Pneumatics & Hydraulics, problem diagnoses and resolution
• Responsible for optimising and sustaining process performance
• Identifying and assisting in improvements
• Carrying out preventative work in line with planned and predictive maintenance schedules.
• To maintain all aspects of site facilities.

Education / Qualifications:

• Time served mechanical apprenticeship.
• Experience in the maintenance and repair of machine tools and some basic electrical knowledge would be advantageous.

The role will be working on a 3 shift system. The rate is around £14 paye or £17.50 LTD Rates