Back to job search

Mechanical Fitter

  • Location:


  • Sector:


  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £25000 - £28000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jemima Khan

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0) 207 247 5747

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    26 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


ROLE – Mechanical Fitter
SALARY - £12-14 per hour (dependent on experience)
TYPE - Permanent

My client designs and manufactures bespoke products and machinery. They are looking for a Mechanical Fitter to join their team in Exeter on a permanent basis.

The Mechanical Fitter will ideally have the following attributes:
  • HNC / HND / BTEC / NVQ / Degree qualified in Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • Some industry experience ideally working in a hands-on manufacture/assembly role
  • Able to read and work to technical drawings
  • Excellent proficiency with CAD software – ideally SolidWorks or similar
  • Basic understanding of electrical systems
  • Good mathematical and general engineering knowledge
  • Excellent knowledge of manufacturing processes and materials – sheet metal, castings, machining etc.
  • Be technically minded and proactive, with a head for problem solving
  • Self-motivated with excellent attention to detail
  • Have excellent communication skills both verbal and written
The Mechanical Fitter role will involve:
  • Mechanical assembly of various products and machines
  • Working to company standards for test and repair
  • Maintaining equipment and machinery
  • Performing development activities and finding new mechanical solutions
  • Being involved in the product design and development process using CAD
  • Producing the relevant documentation that is required
  • Driving continuous improvement