Mechanical Fitter

Website Resource Management Solutions NE LTD

RMS – Resource Management Solutions are currently recruiting a Mechanical Fitter on behalf of our client, a versatile and multi-skilled engineering business in Darlington.

This is a ongoing position which could lead to a permanent position for the right candidate, this is an excellent opportunity to join a progressive company who are at the forefront of their industry.

Core Working Hours are: Monday – Thursday 7am – 4.45pm

OT to be worked Friday and Saturday morning as required by the company.

Role Overview: The role will involve working in a Heavy steel manufacturing environment. To assist in the day-to-day maintenance operations, ensuring equipment availability is maximised. Working alongside contractors & other internal team members to ensure the safe repair and operation of plant and facilities.

To be considered this position you must have/be:

* Time served mechanical fitter plus considerable industrial experience
* Sound engineering knowledge, technical knowledge of forging equipment (drop hammer, power hammers, gas/induction heating)
* Excellent understanding/working knowledge of general mechanical systems (hydraulics, pneumatics, motors, gears, bearings etc)
* Understanding of electrical safety,
* Understanding of H&S requirements – HASAWA 1974, PUWER, LOLER
* Welding (MIG minimum) and oxy-fuel burning
* Counterbalance forklift truck licence, MEWP licence

For more information, please contact:

* Emma Hepperle on 01325 389333 or email

RMS is an equal opportunities employer and recruits and promotes employees on the basis of suitability for the job.

If you are not contacted within 7 days of the closing date then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Fitter / Mechanical / Engineering