Mechanical Fitter

BH-272543
  • Hourly Rate with Shift Allowance
  • England North West Middleton
  • Contract
  • Oil & Gas
NES Fircroft urgently require skilled Mechanical Fitters to join a global oilfield services client of ours that is based in Middleton, Manchester. 

This is a contract position however will transition into a permanent opportunity if agreed by both parties. 

Looking for an individual that can assemble pump and mixer equipment whilst working to company procedures as well as fitting of components directed by engineering drawings and specifications. 

As a Skilled Fitter you will:
  • Work closely with colleagues during build/install to ensure a smooth and efficient build process
  • Ability to conduct production tests to established procedures, and complete accurate test reports 
  • Ensure all components which are being assembled are fit for purpose
  • Operate machines or use hand tools and power tools to secure parts in place.
  • To operate equipment in a safe manner, producing products which conforms to quality specifications
  • Recording work carried out for tracking purposes
You will need:
  • Time-served apprenticeship within a Mechanical Engineering discipline, equivalent to either City and Guilds Level 3, or NVQ Level 3 (essential)
  • Experience of PC pumps and waste water product assemblies (essential)
  • Mechanical Seal knowledge (essential)
  • UK right of work (essential)


With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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