Mechanical Fitter

Mechanical Fitter

Location: Plymouth

Salary: Market rate, depending on experience

Oakmount Control Systems Limited is a fast-moving, growing, engineering business based in the South West with offices in the vibrant City of Plymouth in Devon and the Historic Town of Yeovil in Somerset.  Our talented team of Automation, Electrical and Mechanical Engineers work on many unique projects for blue chip international customers in a wide range of sectors including Food, Pharmaceutical, Aerospace, Automotive and General Manufacturing.  We design and manufacture special purpose machinery and process control systems and we also work on many existing leading industrial brands.

Due to continued expansion, we are now looking for a Mechanical Fitter to play a key role in the assembly, testing, installation, commissioning and servicing of our projects.

This role will suit an experienced Mechanical Fitter who is able to work effectively on their own initiative to complete projects from start to finish.  You’ll have a clean, full driving licence and you’ll love working in a fast-paced environment.  The successful candidate may come from a similar business, and we would welcome relocators.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • The mechanical assembly of machinery and automation projects.
  • The assembly of Bosch Aluminium profile frames and guards.
  • The manufacture and installation of brackets etc. for automation and controls projects as required.
  • Assisting other departments, i.e. the mechanical aspects of Electrical Control Panel assemblies.
  • Installing, commissioning, servicing and supporting projects manufactured by ourselves at our customers premises both in the UK and overseas.
  • Where appropriate, developing your skills within your existing role and other areas such as electrical and pneumatic installation and testing in order to optimise flexibility and effectiveness within the business.

You will be:

  • An experienced Mechanical Fitter with a background within a similar industry
  • Passionate and driven, with the desire to produce and deliver completed projects to a high standard
  • A team player with the ability to mentor more junior members of the team
  • Wishing to work within an exciting growing business with international clients

So, if you would like a position in a role with a significant amount of variety and autonomy, then please apply and tell us more about yourself.

This role is based in Plymouth, Britain’s Ocean City, which is one of Europe’s most vibrant waterfront cities. Located by a stunning waterfront and harbour, this busy historic hub also borders the beautiful South Hams and picturesque county of Cornwall.