Mechanical Fitter

TechNichols Resourcing Ltd
01 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Role: Mechanical Fitter

Hours: 4 on 4 off – 6:00am till 5:00pm - DAYS

Salary: £25,000 per annum, plus overtime (Circa £30,000 per annum with overtime) and benefits

Location: Commutable from Eastbourne, Hastings, Uckfield, Lewes, Rye and surrounding areas


We are currently recruiting for a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer / Mechanical Fitter to work within a leading manufacturing company looking after the maintenance and repair of machinery. You will benefit from a friendly and loyal team of Engineers working in this fast faced environment. The machines include a mix of driers/ovens, conveyors, crushing, mixing, cutting and stacking machinery.


* Maintenance of all plant and machinery through fault finding, planned maintenance and project work.

* Get involved in various mechanical fitting duties, some to include; Bearings, Belts, Welding, Fabrication, Machining, Pneumatics, Hydraulics.

* Work as part of a team in tackling mechanical and electrical problems.

* To work safely at all times and follow safe systems of work.

* Identification of solutions that improve efficiency and reduce costs.

* To be actively involved in the TPM improvement process.

* To work tidily and make a positive contribution to the 5S system.

* To provide good communication to colleagues and production and keep the required logs of work and hours.

* To develop an understanding of machinery operation so that faults can be diagnosed and rectified efficiently.


* Hold relevant qualifications, such as in Mechanical Engineering

* Maintenance or Fitting experience

* Experience of working in an industrial or manufacturing sector or similar

* Keen to develop your fault finding skills amongst others

* Any experience of welding, hydraulics etc. would be preferred

* The willingness to learn new skills or improving areas of weakness

* Proactive work attitude and keen to get stuck in

If this role sounds of interest, please apply now and send your most up to date CV to Wesley at TechNichols Resourcing to be considered. Or call TechNichols Resourcing and speak with Wesley for further information.

We will endeavour to get back to all applicants but if you have not heard back within 5 working days unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful

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