Mechanical Fitter - Poole

  • Location
    Portland, Dorset
  • Salary
    £ 10.9 - £ 12.99 / Hourly
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Marine Engineering; Shipbuilding
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Engineering, Aerospace and Automotive
  • External Reference

Adecco Poole are assisting one of our Marine Manufacturing clients with their search for Mechanical Fitters to join their team based in Poole.

The Role

The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in the production of luxury marine products. Ideally you will be a trained and educated engineer from either the automotive, marine, oil & gas, aerospace or defence sector.

This is a temporary ongoing role with potential to go Permanent.


The position includes the fitting of various mechanical systems and components comprising:

  • Installation of propulsion components, such as shafts, propellers and rudders

  • Fitting of fluid power / hydraulic circuits, including the construction of hard and flexible pipe

  • Installation and alignment of marine engines and gearboxes

  • Fitting of high pressure fire suppression systems

  • Making penetrations through bulkheads (walls) and working with Glass Reinforced Plastic/Fibre (GRP/FRP)

  • Selecting, mixing and applying various bonding agents and sealants (cosmetic and structural)

  • Reading and using a wide variety of scaled technical engineering information?

The Ideal Candidate

  • Applicants need the ability to read and understand scaled technical drawings

  • Engineering hand skills such as drilling, tapping and filling

  • Knowledge of installing complex fuel and hydraulic circuits


£10.90-12.99 p/h DOE

Working hours

Monday to Friday, 7:00am to 15:30pm


Available at Line Manager's discretion, subject to business needs

What Next

If you are the candidate we are looking for or are interested to discuss this role or other live vacancies, please do not hesitate to email us

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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