Maintenance Fitter

Zoek Pin Loughborough, Leicestershire, England


Permanent (Full time)

Posted 16 days ago

Maintenance Fitter
Pharmaceutical manufacturing plant

Location: Loughborough
Basic salary: £35,000 P/A
Hours: Monday to Friday 7am-3pm
Benefits: Overtime 33 Days annual leave, 16% Pension, Private medical, overtime rates at , 4x Life Assurance and company uniform.

The Business:

Celebrating 65 years in business, our client is the global leader in Biotechnology, Scientific and the Pharmaceutical industries.

With a worldwide revenue of £30bn recorded in 2020, the business has grown at a significant rate and is now the employer of choice to a proud workforce of 80,000 people.

Their UK presence is equally as impressive, operating in 26 locations producing products ranging from 2L bottles through to 1000L IBC's.

Their site in Loughborough distills, blends and purifies flammable, hazardous and corrosive solvents to create an analytical grade chemical safe for use in laboratory.

Machinery/Plant list: Automated filling lines, distilling glassware, pneumatic pumps, LEV extract systems, scrubber units, vessels, mixing tanks, pumps, pipework.

The role: Maintenance Fitter

Reporting directly to the Engineering Manager, the Mechanical Fitter is responsible for carrying out Planned Preventative Maintenance and Mechanical Fitting across the factory to support the shift engineers.

- Repairing mechanical equipment down to component level: Stripping Pumps, repairing gearboxes, repairing bearings, shafts, motors etc.

- PPM Maintenance on site: lubricating, oiling, greasing and carrying out specific preventative maintenance tasks on production machinery.

- Supporting the breakdown engineers fixing and replacing components to rectify problems.

- Installations of new machinery and carrying out modifications to improve mechanical machinery.



5 years minimum Either as a Mechanical Fitter, Installations Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, Maintenance Fitter or Service Engineer.


Mechanical Maintenance experience within the: Pharmaceutical, Food & Beverages, Liquid filling or similar environments.


Essential: City & Guilds, BTEC or NVQ Level 3 in Mechanical Installation or Maintenance.

About Auxtronic

Auxtronic are committed to equality in the workplace and are an equal opportunities employer.
We specialise in engineering recruitment and represent clients within manufacturing, distribution and automation.
Auxtronic is acting as a third party employment consultant on behalf of our client and are always looking to speak to new people interested in working with us to further their careers.
To get in touch with us or for more information on our services, policies and testimonials please visit our website or our LinkedIn page

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