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Mechanical Fitter Jobs in Manchester

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.

​Manchester

Manchester is a city located within Greater Manchester. In 2018 Manchester had a population of 547,627 and was the UK’s second most populated area. Surrounding Manchester you’ll find areas including Cheshire to the south, and the Pennines to the north and east. Manchester is known for it’s music scene and is home to some of the worlds biggest football clubs, Manchester United and Manchester City. Running through Manchester is a high-speed train line providing quick and easy access across the UK from Edinburgh and Glasgow to London.