Maintenance Fitter Jobs

Maintenance fitter jobs are craftspeople responsible for ensuring the continuous running of machinery and equipment, organising routine maintenance procedures and any necessary repairs.

Maintenance fitter jobs duties include; the maintenance of manufacturing equipment in factories, transport equipment and machinery, office and laboratory equipment, telecommunications and computer equipment and aircraft maintenance equipment.

Maintenance fitter jobs work may be planned or preventative maintenance or emergency maintenance. It involves:

  • making regular checks on machinery according to a planned schedule;
  • regular maintenance work such as oiling and cleaning;
  • replacing parts on a planned basis after a certain number of hours;
  • checking and calibrating instruments used in an industrial process to ensure accuracy;
  • the ability to rectify the fault without delay;
  • being available round the clock for urgent calls.

Maintenance fitter jobs are employed by production or manufacturing companies with fast moving production lines, engineering companies, public utilities such as gas and electricity companies and transport companies, particularly those concerned with railways and airlines. Some companies may have a large number of maintenance fitter jobs, others only a small team.

Maintenance fitter jobs should be good at practical work, using tools and solving problems. They must also be able to understand technical diagrams and manuals. Maintenance fitter jobs should also have the ability to work under pressure and to deadlines.

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Email the Technical Division at technical@stafffinders.co.uk.

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Job Listings

  1. CNC Machinist

    Location: Stirling

    Salary: TBC

    Category: CNC Machinist

    On behalf of our client, Stafffinders are currently recruiting for a Mazak and Fanuc operator with experience of machining API threads or drilling related threading.
    Ability to work with a variety of materials.
    You may be required to work dayshifts and backshifts on a rota basis.
    £10.00 to £13 ...

  2. Electrical Design Engineer

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Design/CAD/Drafting

    An exciting opportunity for an experienced Electrical Design engineer to join a market leader within their design team. Covering the market end to end they are growing in the market and continue to dominate the industry. The ideal candidate must have: - 5 years water treatment/systems experience- HNC/HND or ...

  3. CAD Technician

    Location: Inverness

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Design/CAD/Drafting

    An exciting opportunity for an experienced CAD Technician to join a market leader within their design team. Covering the market end to end they are growing in the market and continue to dominate the industry. The ideal candidate must have:- Minimum 4 years experience as a CAD technician within Civil ...

  4. Assembler

    Location: Aberdeen

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Workshop

    Working in close co-operation with the R&D engineers, you will be involved in the assembly of a broad range of downhole electronic tools. You will be working with a team of 20 technicians and assemblers.

    Required Knowledge & Experience:
    • Experience of repairing PCBs
    • Able to fault diagnose down to resistor ...

  5. Electronic Technician

    Location: Aberdeen

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Workshop

    Working in close co-operation with the R&D engineers, you will be involved in the development, assembly, test, and repair of a broad range of downhole electronic tools. You will be working with a team of 20 technicians and assemblers.

    Required Knowledge & Experience:
    • Detailed electronic knowledge down to component level ...

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