Mechanical Fitter

26000.00 - 28000.00 GBP Annual
24 Nov 2016
09 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client, a flow control manufacturing business in Wakefield, seek to appoint a Mechanical Fitter with competent electrical skills to their Service team. This is a site based position without travel. The appointed Mechanical Fitter will be working on a wide range of rotating equipment, stripping and inspecting products returned to site for repair, completing brief paperwork on faults, selecting parts for rebuild, and then re-assembling and testing products ready to be shipped back to the customer. You will receive an excellent salary for a a days based role (08:00 to 16:30) in a positive atmosphere working for a large manufacturing business with excellent prospects. Previous experience of flow control equipment, specifically pumps, would be advantageous.

Mechanical Fitter - Role and Responsibilities - Workshop Engineer:

* Stripping and inspection of pumps returned for repair
* Report writing on faults and analysing for root cause of failure
* Rebuilding of stripped pumps, post build testing and associated paperwork
* Responsible for the general cleanliness and care of personal workbench area and that of the main workshop

Mechanical Fitter - Skills and Abilities - Workshop Engineer:

* Mechanical Engineering apprenticeship or equivalent with good electrical knowledge of motors
* Prior experience of working on complex rotating machinery. Experience of pumps advantageous
* Good working knowledge of electrical fault finding of motors
* Able to carry out testing and fault finding to determine the serviceability of 3 phase motors, re-cabling of pumps, and carry out basic functional testing and dry running of motors

Mechanical Fitter, Flow Control, Pumps, Workshop Engineer, Motors