Mechanical Fitter

Job Type:



£12 - £15.99 Per Annum


My client is a well-established engineering company that have been trading since 2001 and have been growing year on year both financially and staff intake. Due to the growth within the company, they are now seeking a Rigger & Machine Mover to join their team based in Avonmouth.

My client has become one of the world's leading specialists in the movement of machinery, the relocation of production lines, and the de-installation and re-installation of equipment.


The Rigger/Machine Mover will specialise in moving and packing of equipment and machinery, predominantly in the hi-tech industry sector & in cleanroom environments.

The ideal candidate will carry out all rigging and machinery movement functions on-site with a ‘hands-on’ approach to ensure the provision of a professional, timely and accurate process.


Safely & effectively moving machinery using forklifts, skates and jacks

Working alongside colleagues in assembly, installation, disassembly & deinstallation of machines, tools & equipment

Ensuring tools used are kept clean and in good working order, liaising with the applicable responsible person to ensure timely repair & replacement, with provision of the correct equipment used for the tasks

Ensuring compliance with airline security regulations.

Reporting damage & defects in machinery, tools & equipment in accordance with internal procedures

Co-operating in workflows in accordance with schedule and deadlines.

Supporting training & development of colleagues, demonstrating best practice and providing peer-to-peer on the job training where opportunities are identified


Machinery movement & mechanical engineering experience required

Experience of power tools to ensure competent, safe use

Current, valid B1 & B2 counterbalance forklift training (up to 15t capacity)

Current, valid B3 counterbalance forklift training (over 15t capacity) preferred

Current, valid Air Cargo Security training (CO level is minimum requirement) for Head Office based personnel


£12ph – £15.99ph (DOE)

8am – 4:30pm


Free on-site parking at Head Office

Increased annual leave by service length

Private Medical Insurance by service length

Life assurance scheme

Employee Assistance Programme

Structured career development

Regular company events

Free on-site gym at Head Office

For more information please contact Harry at Project Start on 07951 950290 or apply with a CV to prompt a call back

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