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Maintenance Fitter Jobs in Dunbar

Maintenance Fitter

A Maintenance Fitter plays an invaluable role in maintaining and repairing mechanical equipment to ensure optimal function. As a Maintenance Fitter, they would undertake tasks such as inspecting machinery, identifying and rectifying faults, and performing preventative maintenance.

Skills required to work as a Maintenance Fitter include strong technical knowledge, the ability to read and interpret engineering diagrams, and a good understanding of health and safety regulations. Typically, a formal apprenticeship or vocational qualification in mechanical engineering is required.

When hiring a Maintenance Fitter, companies often value candidates with proven experience in a similar role within the engineering sector. Demonstrated maintenance ability, troubleshooting skills, and a record of minimising machine downtime are particularly desirable for a Maintenance Fitter role.

Dunbar

Dunbar is a small town in East Lothian on the east coast of Scotland. It lies on the North Sea coast approximately 20 miles east of Edinburgh and is one of the gateways to the East Neuk region. Dunbar's most famous landmark is Dunbar Castle.

The engineering sector in Dunbar is diverse, with employment spread across the various types of manufacturing.

There are two daily bus services that pass-through Dunbar which offer connections to Edinburgh and other parts of Scotland, as well as the rest of the UK. There are three main railway stations within easy reach of Dunbar, and there’s a train to Edinburgh in under an hour. ​

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