Mechanical Fitter

North East England



Skilled Mechanical Fitter required to Manufacturing cylinders for capital machines and spares as well as fabricate, fit, and assemble the structural components of various mechanical systems within their existing team on a Permanent basis, based in Gateshead.


The successful candidate will be time-served and have an excellent track record of working in an Engineering or Manufacturing environment.


Main Duties


  • Analysing the blueprints for mechanical systems to determine the specifications of the components to be constructed.
  • Using and maintaining specialised machines and tools
  • Assembling components so they are ready for installation
  • Reading and interpreting project plans
  • Performing small MIG, TIG and other types of welding methods depending on the project
  • Finding and fixing faults in pipework
  • Replacing damaged or defective structural components as needed.
  • Carrying out planned maintenance checks
  • Adhering to all work-site safety rules and regulations.
  • Maintaining a clean workstation and production floor.


What we need from you:

  • You must have a minimum of 3 years’ experience
  • You Must have an industry recognised qualification / Appropriate certification.
  • You should be able to safely use hand and power tools as well as demonstrate excellent analytical, problem-solving, and organisational skills.
  • The ability to interpret blueprints for mechanical systems.
  • You should be detail-oriented, focused, and adept at interpreting blueprints.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication, time management, and organisational skills.
  • Light welding and mechanical skills.



  • 25 days Holiday plus bank holiday Positive
  • Healthcare and Pension
  • Friendly work environment and team
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Helpful and encouraging team and manager
  • Free onsite parking


Rehanna Feeley

Mobile: 07951933912


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