Mechanical Fitter

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Leicester
Salary
32500.00 - 33000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
22 Apr 2022
Closes
18 May 2022
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Mechanical Fitter / Fabricator
Basic Salary: GBP32,689
Shifts
Week 1: Mon-Fri 5am - 2pm
Week 2: Mon-Fri 11am-8pm
Benefits:
* 15% Pension (5% Employee, 10% Employer contribution)
* Overtime rates x1.5 and x2 for any bank holidays worked
* Fully expensed training courses and on site training
* ICON Life assurance and Personal Accident Cover
* Gym, Holiday and Travel discounts
* Medical and Dental Scheme
* Sick Pay
* 2 month probationary period
* Tools provided
* Uniform/PPE and on site car-parking.
The role: Mechanical Fitter / Fabricator
Mechanical Fitter on site responsible for repairing a range of machinery including: Conveyors, Balers, Screens, Drums, Elevators, Seperators, Compactors and Shredders.
- Fitting gearboxes, motors, pumps, belts, bearings, drives, sprockets, chains and pipework.
- Carrying out PPM's and routine maintenance on machinery including as oiling, greasing, lubricating and changing worn parts.
- Fabricating and Welding (MIG)
- Fault finding through visual inspection and repairing broken machines.
Entry requirements:
* Level 3 qualification in Mechanical Maintenance, Installation, Fabrication or Fitting (Ideally gained through an apprenticeship).
* 3-5 Years experience as a Mechanical Fitter, Maintenance Engineer, Installation/Service Engineer or Fabricator.
* Ideal Industry experience: Recycling, Aggregates, Waste, Water Treatment, Abbatoires, Steel or General Manufacturing.
The Company
Auxtronic is partnered with a market leading recycling business that has over 100 succesful years in the waste industry. They employ over 8000 people and are based in 95% of the postcodes in the UK.
Over the years our client has won countless awards for employee welfare, sustainability and most recently being the sword of honour, a prestigious health & safety award.
With this opportunity comes very high job security, over the depths of the pandemic our client retained 100% of its engineering workforce and continued to offer overtime during peaks, one of the safest and most stable industries.
About Auxtronic
Auxtronic are committed to equality in the workplace and are an equal opportunities employer.
We specialise in engineering recruitment and represent clients within manufacturing, logistics and automation.
Auxtronic is acting as a third-party employment consultant on behalf of our client and are always looking to speak to new people interested in working with us to further their careers