Mechanical Fitter

Location Helensburgh
Job type: Contract
Salary: TBC
Contact name: Libby Farrell

Contact email:
Job ref: L8R579RR
Published: about 2 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

Position: Mechanical Fitter

Location: Helensburgh, Argyll & Bute

Start Date: Immediate Start

Duration: 6 Months

Shifts: Mon-Thursday 8Hrs, Fri 4Hrs

Pay Rate: TBC

The Role:

Day to day investigating and diagnosing faults, repairing and maintaining mechanical aspects of facilities.

  • Carry out planned reactive maintenance and fitting on a variety of mechanical systems

  • Defect identification and repair

  • typical systems worked on will include - Heating and Ventilation, Generators and Compressors as well as pressure systems and other mechanical equipment and plant.


  • Proven experience in mechanical fitting or maintenance gained within an Industrial or Commercial environment

  • Ability to read and understand engineering drawings

  • Works in a safe manner - able to understand statements or work, risk assessment etc.

  • Comfortable working at height and in confined spaces on occasion 

Qualifications for the Mechanical Fitter:

  • Recognised Mechanical Apprenticeship, qualified to SVQ Level 3 or equivalent (NVQ3, City & Guilds, HNC etc.)

*The successful candidate must be able to achieve SC Security Clearance for this role*