Engineering & Electronics

Mechanical Fitter – Manchester

  • Contract
  • Manchester, Lancashire, UK
  • 42018234

PE Global is recruiting a Mechanical Fitter for an initial 6-month contract with our multinational oil and gas client based in Manchester. The role is on-site.

Responsibilities of the role: 

  • Assemble Pump & Mixer equipment whilst working to company procedures
  • Fitting of components and/or modules as directed by engineering drawings and technical specifications
  • Work closely with colleagues during build/install to ensure a smooth and efficient build process
  • Ability to conduct production tests to established procedures, and complete accurate test reports 
  • Ensure all components which are being assembled are fit for purpose
  • Operate machines or use hand tools and power tools to secure parts in place.
  • To operate equipment in a safe manner, producing products which conforms to quality specifications
  • Recording work carried out for tracking purposes


  • Time-served apprenticeship within a Mechanical Engineering discipline, equivalent to either City and Guilds Level 3, or NVQ Level 3 (essential)
  • HNC / HND qualified or equivalent, with a Mechanical Engineering bias (desirable)
  • Experience of PC pumps and waste water product assemblies (essential)
  • Mechanical Seal knowledge (essential)
  • Extensive experience of PC pumps and waste water products, preferably within a service background (desirable)
  • Computer literacy (including good command of Microsoft Office Excel, Word and Outlook) (essential)
  • Manual handing training / Slinging & Lifting Training (essential)
  • HSE awareness (essential)
  • Basic Electrical experience (desirable)
  • Motor Wiring certified (desirable)

Interested candidates should submit an updated CV.

Please click the link below to apply, call Sean on +44 203 868 9000 or alternatively send an up to date CV to

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in UK***