Maintenance Fitter

Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
11 Feb 2018
21 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Reporting into the Maintenance Manager, as a Maintenance Fitter you will be a key member of the maintenance team.

Client Details

Our client based in Swansea are part of a global manufacturing group who supply their products into multiple sectors. They are currently searching for highly motivated Maintenance Tradesmen.


As a Maintenance Fitter your responsibilities will include:

  • Always work in accordance with the company's Health and Safety policy
  • Provide first hand maintenance support for all process and facilities breakdowns.
  • Provide planned preventative maintenance support in line with PPM Schedule.
  • Support Maintenance team in the delivery of agreed objectives.
  • Maintain professional development and industry compliance.
  • Track the maintenance requirement as per agreed schedule.
  • Analyse and resolve work problems, or assist workers to resolve theirs.
  • Work with and support Maintenance Supervision to keep accurate records of activity.
  • Work to maintenance schedules and estimate worker hour requirements for completion of job assignment.
  • Recommend ways to improve maintenance methods, equipment performance, and quality of equipment.
  • Ensure best practice in the workplace organisation and apply Lean principals including 5s and 'Waste' analysis across the department to promote a culture of continuous improvement and 'right first time'.
  • Participate in improvement projects within the area to ensure that the most efficient and effective processes are available and utilised.
  • The individual will be expected to work days or shifts in line with the department's requirements and work a reasonable amount of overtime during peak demands.


To be considered as Maintenance Fitter you will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • The successful candidate will be a time served tradesman in a mechanical discipline.
  • Ideally the candidate will be educated to HNC level or equivalent.
  • Logical fault finding skills on both electrical and mechanical systems to establish route cause.
  • You must be an excellent communicator and be able to plan and organise your time efficiently.
  • The role requires a 'can do' attitude and a resilient personality, an individual who is prepared to take ownership and be accountable for their work, whether working as an individual or within a team.

Job Offer

Salary, bonus, pension, development

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