Mechanical Fitter




£24k plus overtime (circa £29,000)


York (within 45 mins drive)

Job Details

We are once again proud to be working exclusively with IQ Engineers (https://www.iqengineers.co.uk/) , a York based family run business which has a trusted reputation with all of its customer. They require a Mechanical Fitter to support their small engineering team (4 people) to provide dedicated mechanical support to a range of water treatment customers and contractors. If successful, you will be part of an experienced, friendly and down to earth team with a sense of humour!

As a Mechanical Fitter your role will involve:

  • Picking up a work pack which includes risk assessments, method statements, maps, equipment from the York office
  • Driving to the client site with your work colleague (you could be on site for a day or a week depending on location)
  • Undertaking the necessary site inductions
  • Carrying out the necessary mechanical plant work which could be anything from steel valves for a reservoir to working at a local school servicing pump systems – the work is varied!
  • Thinking in a lateral way to resolve issues when equipment doesn’t quite fit the need
  • Writing end of job site summaries, checksheets etc.
  • Attending meetings online
  • Occasionally working at York to undertake some building of parts in the workshop and delivering parts

To secure this Mechanical Fitter position you will need as a minimum the below:

  • Friendly and amiable character who works well in a small team (e.g. working in pairs)
  • Experience of mechanical fitting in any environment as training can be provided
  • Experienced in the use of hand tools in a safe and compliant manner
  • Comfortable working in confined spaces (at times) or at height (not more than 20 metres)
  • Happy to work away from home as required (Mon to Fri only)
  • Read CAD drawings (desirable but not essential)
  • Full driving licence
  • Be prepared to have a DBS check ( for working on school premises) and MOD check (for related sites)

In return this company will offer you:

  • Salary - £23k-£24k plus travel time, plus overtime (circa £29k total)
  • Discretionary bonus
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Pension
  • Healthshield Plan
  • Free Parking on site
  • Social events


  • Mon to Friday – 8 hours per day (plus you will get paid for travel time to and from your home). Starting between 8am/9am and finishing at 5pm

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