Mechanical Fitter

Brassington, Matlock
17 Dec 2020
15 Jan 2021
Contract Type
Full Time


Longcliffe Quarries are the UK’s leading independent supplier of pure limestone powders, granules and aggregates. Employing over 170 people across 2 sites makes us one of Derbyshire's largest employers.

We are seeking to recruit a Fixed Plant Fitter working on a day/ late shift pattern at our Brassington Moor Quarry. Reporting to the Mechanical Supervisor this role offers a great opportunity for an ambitious and self-motivated individual to develop within the organisation. Ideally the candidate shall have experience in planned and reactive maintenance and fixed plant inspections in Quarrying or a similar process environment.

Longcliffe are an equal opportunities employer.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensuring the fixed plant is maintained and repaired to a high standard, whilst complying with Company Health, Safety and Quality systems
  • Carrying out periodic inspections and adhering to planned maintenance schedules
  • Where required compile specific reports as specified by your Line Supervisor
  • Be able to work flexible hours to suit production and maintenance needs (including weekends)


  • You will be self-motivated and a good communicator, also be able to work in a team environment
  • Able to challenge ways of working and bring new ideas to the business on planned maintenance activities
  • A time served maintenance engineer is desirable
  • Excellent H&S knowledge especially with compiling task specific Risk Assessments and Safe Systems of Work

Click 'Apply' below for further information and to submit a copy of your application. 

Closing date for applications is Friday 15/01/2021