Mechanical Fitter - North West England

Ref: 515 Date Posted: Monday 10 Jun 2024

2020 Recruitment are working with a global engineering company in Manchester who are looking to add Skilled Mechanical Fitters to their team.

This will be on a temporary to permanent contract.

The Role

  • You will be required to assemble pump and mixer equipment whilst working to company procedures
  • Fitting of components and/or modules as directed by engineering drawings and technical specifications
  • Work closely with colleagues during build/install to ensure a smooth and efficient build process
  • Ability to conduct production tests to established procedures, and complete accurate test reports
  • Ensure all components which are being assembled are fit for purpose
  • Operate machines or use hand tools and power tools to secure parts in place
  • To operate equipment in a safe manner, producing products which conforms to quality specifications
  • Recording work carried out for tracking purposes



You should have a time-served apprenticeship within a Mechanical Engineering discipline, equivalent to either City and Guilds Level 3 or NVQ Level 3 (essential)
or HNC / HND qualified or equivalent, with a Mechanical Engineering bias.

Skills and Experience:

  • Have essential experience of PC pumps and waste water product assemblies 
  • Essential to have Mechanical Seal knowledge 
  • Extensive experience of PC pumps and waste water products, preferably within a service background 
  • Excellent computer knowledge (including good command of Microsoft Office Excel, Word and Outlook) 
  • Must have Manual Handing training
  • Must have Slinging & Lifting Training
  • HSE awareness (essential)
  • Preferable basic Electrical experience 
  • Be Motor Wiring certified (desirable)


Hours of work

6-2pm 2-10pm Mon - Thurs 30 min break Fri 6-12pm 12-1

36 hours per week

34 days holiday

£15.00 hour plus 15% shift allowance