Mechanical Fitter

JOB TITLE: Mechanical Fitter

REPORTING TO:  Assistant Production Manager – Assembly

LOCATION: Peterborough


  • To assemble complete machines and sub-assemblies to customer specifications, and to test completed equipment.

THE JOB (Main Duties):

  • To assemble kit of parts using drawings and internal paperwork system (Epicor).
  • To install pneumatic and hydraulic pipework.
  • To assist with testing of finished equipment and to complete test records.
  • To operate portable hand tools for drilling, grinding and sanding etc.
  • To lift components and assemblies using slings and pendant crane in a safe and protective manner.
  • To work within planned times for jobs, and to feedback deviations when necessary.
  •  To supply feedback on machine and process improvements.
  • To work as part of a multi-disciplinary team, assisting other sections when required.
  • To support mechanical work within the maintenance team.
  • To work on customers’ sites as part of an installation & commissioning team.
  • To maintain a safe and tidy environment within their working area.


  • Have completed a recognised engineering apprenticeship.
  • Thorough methodical approach.
  • Able to interpret drawings and specifications.
  • Attention to quality.
  • Flexibility to undertake other tasks in other areas and on customers’ sites.
  • A high degree of self motivation.


If you are interested in the above position, please apply in writing with CV to:

HR Department,
Baker Perkins Limited,
Manor Drive,
Paston Parkway,


Baker Perkins is an Equal Opportunities Employer.