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  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Engineering & Technical

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £37000 - £38000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Andy Jones

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    11 October 2023

Mechanical Fitter Engineer


Circa £37,500

A leading manufacturing company based in Newport is currently seeking an experienced Mechanical Fitter to join their team. The successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining and repairing a variety of equipment on a 2 shift pattern, ensuring that production targets are met while adhering to all health and safety regulations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conducting planned and reactive maintenance on a variety of equipment, including conveyors, motors, and control systems
  • Diagnosing faults and implementing effective solutions in a timely manner to minimize downtime
  • Collaborating with the production team to identify areas for improvement and implementing preventative maintenance measures
  • Conducting regular safety checks and ensuring that all equipment is safe to operate
  • Maintaining accurate records of maintenance activities and producing reports as required

Key Skills:

  • Qualified to at least NVQ Level 3 in Mechanical Engineering or a related field
  • At least 2 years of experience in a similar electrical maintenance role within a manufacturing or industrial environment
  • Strong knowledge of mechanical systems, with the ability to read and interpret technical drawings and schematics
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, with the ability to work well under pressure and to tight deadlines

If you are an experienced Mechanical Fitter/ mechanical Maintenance Engineer looking for a new challenge in a dynamic and exciting environment, we would love to hear from you. Please apply with your CV and a covering letter outlining your suitability for the role to Andy Jones.

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