Job Vacancy – Fitters Mate

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Fitters Mate

Pay Grade: Starting from £10.42 per hour

Status: Permanent

Hours: Full Time (36 hours) Standard working week Monday to Thursday 08:30-16:30, Friday 08:30-15:00 (36 hrs).

Overtime opportunities: This role requires some evening/weekend working (at enhanced hourly rates).

Start Date: ASAP

Location: Movetech UK’s Head Office in Bolton (BL3 5BW)

Driving licence: Full driving licence required.

Holidays: 33 days (inc. 8 bank holidays) as standard with facilities to purchase more.

Pension: Company contribution of 4% of basic pay (after 6 months’ probation).

Initial Job Duties

  • Driving to customer’s sites, with some staying away from home overnight.
  • Mechanical installation / derig of rental turntables.
  • Ensuring all work is completed in a safe manner and according to current health and safety regulations and safe working practices/ working standards.
  • Maintenance of rental turntables.
  • Servicing turntables in the field.
  • Ensuring all work produced is of a high quality.

Development Job Duties

  • Maintaining / repairing units on our client sites.
  • Site installations on building sites.
  • Mechanical fabrication / fitting in factory.

Key skills, experience & requirements:

You will be enthusiastic about taking on new challenges and keen to learn new skills, be hard working and driven. You will be prepared to undertake installation and maintenance work.

Education / Experience Requirements


  • Full driving license.
  • Willing to travel to sites across the UK – working away from home.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Confident and able to work on own initiative.
  • Good team working and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent standards of workmanship with adherence to Health and Safety.
  • A keenness to learn and develop with a positive approach to work.
  • Excellent timekeeping and attendance.


  • Experience and relevant qualifications are preferred i.e.: city & guilds/ NVQ. SSSTS or CSCS.
  • Previous experience working on Construction sites.
  • Previous experience of Engineering.
  • Experience / knowledge of using hand/power tools.

Please send CV’s to stating reference ‘Fitters Mate’.

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