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Mechanical Fitters Mate

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Posted: 10/05/2019
Reference: 764534
Job Type: Contract
Location: Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England (map)
Salary: £11.2 - £17.6
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Job description

Job Title: Mechanical Fitters Mates
Location: DN4 0BF, Doncaster 
Duration: 12 – 18 months  

Our prestigious client have developed an expertise in the life extension, overhaul, maintenance and refurbishment of railway rolling stock. Located on a 22 acre site, their Doncaster site has a proud railway history, being the birthplace of famous steam locomotives such as the Flying Scotsman and The Mallard. 

They are currently recruiting for a number of Fitters Mates for long term contract roles. 12 to 18 months work available, possibly much longer.

Key Duties & Responsibilities: 
- Assisting skilled mechanical fitters to work on the under carriages, wheel and bogies of Rolling Stock/Trains. General laboring duties when required.


Morning and Afternoon shifts rotating weekly.

Mornings: 6am – 2pm

Afternoons: 2pm – 10pm

Experience required:

Mechanical experience, use of hand tools, semi skilled engineering background
Rolling stock experience is not required. Applications welcome from Ex Forces, Aerospace, heavy industry, HGV or plant Fitters, Motor Mechanics, etc.

Pay Rates:


Days: £11.20
Afters £13.44

Days: £14.67
Afters £17.60

Unfortunately, we do not offer a limited company option. Accommodation allowance or travel pay is not offered for these positions.

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