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Mechanical Fitter

Job Reference: VR/1419

Job Start Date: 13 June 2019
Position Type: Permanent

Sector: Automation Machinery, Mechanical Handling, Special Purpose Machinery
Role: Machine Building, Maintenance, Multi Skilled Service, Technical
Location: Manchester


About the job

Mechanical Fitter 


Location: Manchester

Salary: (£12.25 per hour + O/Time) + benefits (including pension)

Contract: Full time, permanent


Prospero Engineering are seeking a Mechanical Fitter for a full time role with with a highly specialised engineering company in Manchester. You will play a pivotal role in the companies operations and will be expected to work to the highest industry standards. Working for an SME, you will get exposure to a variety of engineering problems which you will be expected to solve. The role is predominantly Mechanical but any electrical experience will be of great benefit.

Main duties:

  • Working on a wide range of equipment, including rotational equipment, presses including Hydraulic and Pneumatic systems
  • You are expected to work closely with the design team in order to fault find and resolve issues during installation and commissioning
  • There may be the opportunity to provide support at customer site

Required experience and skills:


  • You will need to have significant experience of being a mechanical fitter having worked on industrial automation equipment
  • A time-served apprenticeship
  • Any experience of Electrical Systems would be highly advantageous

Please note all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK


Mechanical Fitter / Maintenance Technician / Build Technician / Mechanical Technician / Maintenance Fitter / Fitter / Hydraulics / Pneumatics / Electrical