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Maintenance Fitter (Mechanical Bias)


  • Salary:
  • Location: Burton-On-Trent
  • Contract: Permanent

My client are currently recruiting for a Maintenance Engineer to join their team in Burton-On-Trent. They are offering a competitive salary plus paid overtime, an exceptional pension scheme and a single shift working pattern. The role will be working for a very well established client and will have a Mechanical Bias.

You will assist in the maintenance of the plant for maximum effectiveness.  In particular, emphasis on safety, output, quality, and cost is required by utilising the Business System. You will work within the manufacturing parameters of preventative maintenance, monitoring processes and equipment, reporting variances and taking corrective and remedial action when necessary.  You will identify potential improvements to achieve enhanced customer service, and ensure that projects achieve agreed objectives.  The successful applicant will have completed a recognised mechanical apprenticeship or equivalent.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assisting in maintenance of the plant
  • Monitoring processes and equipment
  • Reporting variances
  • Working with the following:
  • Resistance welding machines – Spot, projection, seam, circumferential
  • Power presses up to 200T – Mechanical key & friction clutch
  • In-direct Gas fired process oven
  • Automatic spray booths
  • Automatic and semi-automatic metal forming machines
  • Helium leak testing
  • Pallet wrapping and strap banding machines

Essential Skills:

  • Recognised mechanical apprenticeship or equivalent
  • Experience of modern manufacturing techniques
  • Good communication skills

Keywords: mechanical, mechanical engineering, maintenance fitter


 Unfortunately due to time restrictions we cannot respond to every applicant, in the event that we haven’t contacted you within 48 hours please take it you have not been successful for this particular role, but your details will be kept on file and considered for all future vacancies

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