Mechanical and Electrical Fitter

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a Mechanical and Electrical Fitter to join a leading global supplier of industrial product Inspection equipment for the food and beverage market based in Salford, Manchester.

As a Mechanical and Electrical Fitter, you will work closely in within a team that will assemble bespoke Metal Detection Conveyor Systems. You will be involved in both Mechanical and Electrical activities during the assembly process. The role is within manufacturing therefore you will work in a fast paced environment working to deadlines to ensure the customer receives their product on time. 

Key responsibilities include:
  • Assembly of bespoke Metal Detection Conveyor Systems - both mechanically and electrically 
  • Read assembly drawings to produce the end product to the required specification
  • Carry out assembly of products in line with standard operating procedures and relevant standards
  • Use of engineering machinery - e.g. lathe, table saw, milling machine, band saw, table router
  • Use of power tools and basic hand tools 
  • Assist and participate in projects to continuously improve processes and the products
  • Ensure the company's quality standards are met at all times

What You Need to Succeed

  • ONC/HNC Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering
  • Basic engineering hand skills - e.g. filing, drilling, tapping, Heli coil installation
  • Can read detailed component drawings
  • Can understand General Assembly drawings
  • Good computer skills (Excel, Word, Microsoft Office)
  • Can understand both mechanical and electrical drawings
  • Experience in SAP
  • Experience in Teamcenter and CAD

Our Offer to You

  • Competitive Salary
  • 25 Days Holiday + 8 Bank Holidays
  • Pension Scheme
  • Flexible working + early finish on Fridays
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Work for a global brand providing leading technology in Metal Detectors

About Mettler Toledo

METTLER TOLEDO is a leading global supplier of precision instruments and services. We are recognized as an innovation leader and our solutions are critical in key R&D, quality control, and manufacturing processes for customers in a wide range of industries including life sciences, food, and chemicals. We operate throughout the world with a culture shaped by innovation and international flair.

Equal Opportunity Employment

We promote equal opportunity worldwide and value diversity in our global workforce, which reflects the diversity in the many countries in which we operate internationally. Our commitment to Equal Opportunity and Diversity begins with our recruitment and selection process. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable adjustments to participate in the job application or interview process. If you consider yourself to have a disability or learning difficulty which means you are unable to complete the application process online, please get in touch by email to so that we can make alternative arrangements for you. For more information on our commitment to Sustainability, Diversity and Equal Opportunity please visit us here.

For those who prioritize precision, Mettler Toledo is precisely where you belong.