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Date Added: Wed 01/09/2021

Mechanical Fitter

Bradford, UK
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Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £32000 / annually

Role: Mechanical Fitter 

Shifts: Days & Afternoons - Monday to Friday / Weekends Off

Location: Bradford West Yorkshire

Salary: £32 000


The Company:

We are currently working with a well-established client in the textile industry that specialises in processing a specific type of product. This site has an excellent reputation for looking after its employees which is clear to see in its excellent staff retention figures. This means they don't recruit very often, and this opportunity is quite rare. They are now looking to add a new Mechanical Fitter into their experienced team.

The Role:            

  • Working days and afternoons, your main responsibility is to keep the production plant and lines running by performing planned maintenance activities and responding to emergency breakdowns
  • There are quite a lot of machinery breakdowns on shift so this role would suit a Mechanical Fitter who really enjoys fault finding and problem solving
  • You will be working on components such as Pumps, Pipes, Valves, Shafts, Bearings, Sprockets, Gearboxes, Motors, Conveyors, Chemical dosing systems and Hydraulic pressers etc
  • There is a mix of new and old machinery to work on and you won't find this type of technology anywhere else.

Required Experience:

  • You will be Apprentice trained as a Fitter / Maintenance Engineer with an NVQ level 3 or equivalent as a minimum
  • Excellent fault-finding skills
  • Experience within an automated manufacturing environment or simialr
  • A good knowledge of Mechanical components and machinery.


  • Very secure business where people like to stay long term
  • A generous Salary and very competitive all round package which will rarely be matched elesewhere
  • Lots of investment in new equipment and machinery
  • Opportunity to learn new skills and develop technically with great training provided
  • Well established and friendly maintenance team that work well together.

Interviews can be arranged immediately so apply by following the online instructions, by sending a CV to or call #removed#.

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