Mechanical Fitter / Senior Mechanical Fitter

  • Permanent
  • West Midlands, Birmingham
  • £26K to £28,900 + paid sick scheme, free life assurance

Summary Information

Job ID: 359

Salary: £26K to £28,900 + paid sick scheme, free life assurance 

Contract type: Permanent

Location: West Midlands, Birmingham

Job Description

A vacancy has arisen to join the Mechanical Department.  This is an excellent opportunity to work as part of a highly skilled Mechanical Engineering team within a lower tier COMAH facility. The successful candidate will be an experienced, qualified Mechanical Fitter (Senior) dependant on which role and we are looking for an immediate start.

The ideal candidate will have the following experience listed below:

  • Mechanical plant installation and modification work including TIG welding of pipework etc.
  • Mechanical preventative and reactive maintenance work in an industrial environment working on equipment such as gearboxes, pumps, mechanical seals, pipework etc.
  • Statutory inspections - pressure testing, plant integrity and commissioning work.
  • The use of Computerised Maintenance Management Systems.
  • The ability to use and interpret equipment drawings, manuals and other technical information to assist with all works.
  • Work in accordance with the company safe systems of work and permit to work systems.
  • Be able to mentor other Mechanical Fitters. (Senior)
  • Be able to mentor apprentices via apprenticeship organisation. (Senior)
  • Be self-managing on tasks and be able to lead other Mechanical Fitters. (Senior)


  • You will need to have a recognised mechanical apprenticeship and educated to ONC or City and Guilds level 3 (RQF level 3) in Mechanical Fitting/Engineering as a minimum.
  • Ideally you would also have training with MEWP’s, Abrasive wheels and Confined Spaces.
  • You will have at least 5 years’ experience in a Petro-Chemical or Heavy Industry environment and be fully conversant with the types of equipment detailed above. (Senior)

Career development will be possible with both internal and external training available.


  • Engineering
  • £26K to £28,900 + paid sick scheme, free life assurance
  • West Midlands, Birmingham

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