Mechanical/Electrical Fitter

Our client, based in Glasgow are looking for experienced and time served candidates for a permanent role who are mechanical and electrical biased.  Our client are a Scottish company within the Rail sector with scope for further training.

The Nitty Gritty:

Mainteance, fault finding and overhaul experience

Permanent role

SVQ/NVQ Level 3 mechanical or electrical  – ESSENTIAL

HNC OR NC – Mechanical or electrical – ESSENTIAL

Recognised engineering apprenticeship – 3/4 years

Subject to medical, drink/alcohol test and Disclosure Scotland

Training – 6 months

Pay Rate  starts at £44,500 pa and then increase to £50,000 pa

Basic hours are 35 per week

Plenty of overtime available

Shift work is 2 or 3 shift system, depending on site

Final Salary Pension scheme

Free travel

Exellent holidays

Full training given over 6 months

All PPE supplied

Finer Details:

This is a great opportunity to learn along with a company based in Glasgow with excellent opportunity to move forward if you wish. 


Carrying out general maintenance and fault finding and overhauling of machinery

Work may be of a heavy engineering nature

Recording all deferred work

Following technical instructions

Recording all information onto a computer system

Undertake inspections and examinations

Maintain a high level of Health & Safety

Work is carried out on a shift basis once training period is over.  There is a 2 or 3 shift system depending on site allocated to.  Dayshift commences at 9am until 4pm on dayshift and 9pm to 6am on a nightshift.  If working backshift this will be 2pm to 9pm.  Weekends will be included in the shift rota.

Overtime is paid above the basic rate and will vary depending on shift.

Excellent pension which is a very rare Final Salary Pension Scheme


Please do hesistate to call for a confidential chat with one of our experienced recruiters.

MAA International Ltd are working with clients in the Central Belt of Scotland, supplying Permanent, Temporary and Contract staff.  We are activing as an Employment Agency and Recruitment Business, working with candidates to assist in a selection of the right career move.

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