Fitter Night Shift

Location Derry
Discipline: Manufacturing & Production
Job type: Short Term
Salary: £30,230.42 per annum
Job ref: J110095
Published: about 1 month ago

We are seeking a Fitter for our client based in Derry / Londonderry. The successful candidate will maintain and repair all mechanical aspects of a vehicle, carry out vehicle inspections and associated administrative duties.

Pay rate: £30,230.42 per annum (plus £9,096.23 shift allowance per annum)

Working hours:

Week 1: Sunday to Wednesday 10pm - 8am, Thursday 10pm - 7am

Week 2: Monday to Thursday 10pm - 8am, Friday 10pm - 7am

Hours per week: 37 hours

Job Type:

Fixed term, until March 2025

Job Criteria:

- Minimum of 2 years’ post apprenticeship experience working on commercial vehicles

- Relevant engineering experience on buses and/or coaches

- Recognised Vehicle Mechanic Apprenticeship with minimum of NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in a relevant trade or discipline.

- Experience of using IT packages

- Awareness and understanding of customer needs

- Diagnostic ability

- Ability to produce sound & safe work

- Awareness of Health & Safety at work

- Working knowledge of vehicle systems e.g. air brakes, diesel engine and fuel systems etc.

- Understanding of vehicle electrical systems and body structure

- Able to work with others and with minimal supervision.

- Full current driving licence

- Flexible attitude to work and working hours with ability to work additional hours when required or at short notice

- Available for call out

- Ability to obtain a PCV licence

- Able to satisfy such medical standards as may apply to the post Possess PCV Licence

Job Duties:

- Vehicle inspection

- Vehicle servicing

- Vehicle defect diagnosis and repair

- Complete administrative duties associated with job

- Preparation of vehicles for P.C.V. presentation

- Respond to vehicle breakdown

- Any other appropriate duties as requested by the Supervisor

Additional Information:

The deadline is 12 noon on Wednesday 14th February.

This fitter position is in Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland. You must be eligible to work in the UK to apply for this job.

If you are interested in this role, please forward your CV through to or call our Belfast office on 028 9032 2511 ask for Rachel.