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Mechanical Fitter Jobs in South West

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.

South West

South West England is one of the nine official regions of England and consists of counties including Bristol, Gloucestershire, Dorset, Somerset, Cornwall, Somerset, Devon, and Wiltshire. Large cities in South West England include Cheltenham, Plymouth and Swindon. South West England is the largest region in England, covering 9,200 square miles. South West England is the third least populated area only home to around 5 million people. South West England is home to some of the UK's most popular tourist locations including Bath, Bristol and some of the UK's most beautiful beaches in the British Riviera in Devon.