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Mechanical Fitter Jobs in Leicester

Mechanical Fitter​

As a Mechanical Fitter you’ll play an important part in ensuring equipment is in good working order, whilst usually supporting with various maintenance programmes. Mechanical Fitters work across a wide range of industry sectors including engineering, defence, infrastructure, power generation and the built environment. Mechanical fitters must be able to work to H&S legislation on-site, following Safe Systems of Work and control processes. Duties a Mechanical Fitter will need to complete can include identification and rectification of all system, manufacture, defects and alterations. Undertaking preventative maintenance plans by drawing on their mechanical knowledge.

Mechanical Fitters often hold an apprentice or qualified trades qualification including CCNSG, SVQ, NVQ or City & Guilds. To work on some projects Mechanical Fitters may need to hold up to date CTC clearance or other relevant security clearance checks.

Leicester

Leicester is a city and county town located in the East Midlands, England. In 2016 Leicester had a population of around 350,000. Leicester is the 13th most populated urban area in the United Kingdom. Leicester can be accessed by one of the UK's largest motorways (the A1) and is central to two major railway lines providing easy access across the country.