Fitter - Experienced

Job Title: Fitter - Experienced

Location: Peterborough

Position this role reports to: Assistant Production Manager – Assembly

Job Grade: AN

Job Purpose:

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


Have completed a recognised engineering apprenticeship

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, training will be given
  • 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 work on customers’ sites as part of the Customer Services team
  • To maintain a safe and tidy environment within their working area
  • To register their time each day using the company ERP system (time booking)
  • To be aware of and follow all company Health & Safety policies and procedures


  • 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
  • Flexibility to work additional hours when required

Travel Activity:

None Expected

If you are interested in the above position, please apply in writing with CV and covering letter to the HR Department, Baker Perkins Ltd, Manor Drive, Paston Parkway, Peterborough, PE4 7AP (email [email protected]).

Internal applicants: Please inform your line manager of your application

Baker Perkins is an Equal Opportunities Employer