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Maintenance Fitter Jobs in Stockton-On-Tees

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.

​Stockton-On-Tees

Stockton-On-Tees is a friendly, vibrant and beautiful market town sitting in the heart of Teesside, it lies on the River Tees, northwest of Middlesbrough. Stockton-on-Tees has recently been given the title of ‘Rising Star’ in the Great British High Street of the Year awards and provides an array of shops, cafes, restaurants and entertainment.

The engineering sector in Stockton-On-Tees comprises a wide range of companies, from large multinationals to small start-ups. There are opportunities across the engineering spectrum, from fabrication and installation through to maintenance and repair.

In Stockton-on-Tees, the bus and tram network is excellent, with regular services for most destinations. The town centre can be reached via two train stations as well as three mainline stations. There are also frequent ferries from the nearby town of Sunderland to Amsterdam.

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