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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Job Listings

  1. Field Service Engineer

    Location: Bellshill

    Salary: £29000 to £30000 p/a

    Category: Maintenance Engineering


    We are currently recruiting for an experienced field service engineer with an Electrical & Mechanical background.  As part of the team, you will be responsible for servicing and repairing of Electric and Diesel driven Firepump sets working throughout Scotland and North East England.
     
    Key Resonsibilities:
     
    Our client service a wide range ...

  2. Catering Engineer

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Engineering / Technical

    On behalf of our client, Stafffinders are currently recruiting for an experienced Catering Engineer to work in a mobile role in Edinburgh and surrounding areas.
    Required -
    1. Electrical background
    2. COMCAT 1,3 & 5
    3. Full clean drivers Licence
    This is a permanent position.
    This vacancy has been advertised on ...

  3. CNC MAchinist

    Location: Stirling

    Salary: TBC

    Category: CNC Machinist

    On behalf of our client, Stafffinders are currently recruiting for a Mazak 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 £13.00 per ...

  4. Electronic Engineer

    Location: Aberdeen

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Electronics Engineer

    An enthusiastic and capable Electronic Engineer is required for this opportunity to work as part of a dynamic and expanding company in order to develop the next generation of downhole tools for use in the Oil & Gas industry.
    This role would suit an Engineer in the early stages of their ...

  5. Senior Quality Engineer

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Quality Engineer

    This position involves planning and overseeing quality improvements, developing and reviewing work instructions, and playing a key role in the smooth integration of new products.  Working as part of a team the candidate will lead and take part in problem solving activities driving quality, OTD and process improvements, having a ...