Mechanical Fitter

Mechanical Fitter Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Mechanical Fitter to join our team.


  • To read and understand drawings and engineering part specifications;
  • Flexible will be required to work extra hours during peak season, and occasionally working off-sites;
  • Be able to work under pressure and to deadlines;
  • Ensure all assets have 3 monthly planned preventative maintenance;
  • Work on customer sites as well as in the Workshop;
  • Provide support to the Project Managers with all types of project work;
  • Carry out any duties within level of competence, as requested by the Team Leader / Heavy Maintenance Manager;
  • Production of mechanical sub-assemblies (water treatment equipment);
  • Use of all PPE in accordance with Standards and Local Instructions;
  • Drill/ream/countersink of metallic and carbon structure;
  • Maintenance & servicing of industrial catering equipment i.e. ovens, dishwashers, conveyor systems;
  • Operate (drive) rail vehicles as required, within depot operating limits, and in accordance with all relevant operating procedures;
  • Operate milling machine, lathes and grinders;
  • Carry out work as allocated by the Team Leader / Heavy Maintenance Manager within set timescales and to the recognised standards;
  • Final assembly and testing of product.


  • Background in mechanics (engines, motors, gearboxes, conveyors, pumps, toolroom engineers, industrial engineering);
  • Hands-on experience of Subsea Trees test and assembly;
  • Sub Assembly;
  • Experience working on HGV would be advantageous;
  • Responsibilities;
  • Requirements;
  • Forklift driving qualification;
  • Recording build and test information;
  • Assembling product to designated work instructions;
  • Relevant mechanical qualifications to include; ONC, HNC, NVQ or City & Guilds or equivalent are advantageous;
  • Appropriate Mechanical Engineering Qualification;
  • First class communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Proven experience as assembler;
  • Abrasive Wheels;
  • General maintenance experience.