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Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

My Telford based client is currently recruiting for a Mechanical Engineer.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an established Company that is committed to growing.

Salary £25k – £35k depending on experience

8.30am – 5pm Monday to Friday

20 days + bank holidays, increasing with service


Free parking


  • Design and build pneumatic and electro-pneumatic control panels
  • Build pneumatic cylinders
  • General machining and welding
  • Attending customer break downs, installations and equipment updates
  • CNC programming and machining
  • PLC programming

Skills and experience

  • Previous fabrication design experience
  • Proficient in design of pneumatic control circuits
  • Understanding of LOLER and PUWER regulations
  • Technical knowledge of pneumatics

Contact Alex at Major Recruitment Telford for further information or click apply

We will carefully consider your application and advise you if we’re able to progress with your application within 3 working days. If you do not hear from us within this time, your details won’t be retained. If you’re not successful on this occasion please continue to apply to future roles we advertise.

Major Recruitment are an employment agency working on behalf of our client. Should you be seeking a new permanent position, temporary assignment or contract you will find our staff professional and courteous and our interview process straight forward. We are located in thriving Telford, and we focus on jobs in Shropshire, Staffordshire, North Wales and Wolverhampton. Major Recruitment specialise in industrial, commercial, driving and technical recruitment.

Mechanical Engineer

The sucsessfull candiate will be required to work off site at our clients customer sites at least 3 days a week where you will be required to carry such duties as

Setting blades

Completling planned and preventative maintenance

Reburshing of equipment


Maintaininga dn changing bearings, screws and other parts of the machinary

Ideally you will have have qualifications and experience in the following fields

Mechanical Engineering


Welding/fabrication (desirable but not essential)

From City & Guilds, BTEC and Apprentiships

Maintenance Fitter

What’s on offer for the Maintenance Fitter:

  • Pay up to £15 per hour (Depending on experience)
  • Weekly Pay
  • Temporary to Permanent position
  • Overtime available
  • Free staff parking
  • Shift: 40 hours per week. Day and back shifts available

My Client is well established, industry leading Steelwork Fabricating company. Based near Richmond, North Yorkshire, they have seen year on year success, with further growth plans for 2022. They offer a range of services from, design, manufacturing through to installation. This has given the company opportunities to service a multitude of sectors, with a diverse client base stretching across the UK. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Maintenance Fitter to join their team on a Temporary to Permanent basis.

This opportunity gives a Maintenance Fitter the chance to work with one of the most respected companies in the UK. They offer not only an excellent package, but more importantly in todays world, job security.

The Maintenance Fitter role will be to cover either an AM (6am-2pm) or PM (2pm-10pm) shift Monday to Friday

The maintenance Fitter’s Primary responsibility is to look after PPM’s and react in a timely manner to breakdowns.

Main Duties:

  • Organising PPM’s on Welding tables / CNC / Overhead Cranes
  • React to breakdowns
  • Site Mainteenance
  • Record all maintenance and breakdowns
  • Advise stores if parts are getting low
  • Maintain safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and policy
  • Complete necessary daily documents

Role Requirements:

  • Must be Time Served Fitter
  • Experience with Hydraulic and pneumatics
  • Excellent communication
  • Good Engineering Background
  • Willing to learn
  • Strong PC skills
  • Ability to inspect own work
  • Ability to read engineering drawings
  • Flexibility with regards to break down and planned maintenance