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Maintenance Trailer Fitter N.Killingholme

Join Our Client's Team as a Maintenance Trailer Fitter!

Position: Maintenance FitterLocation: North KillingholmeSalary: £15.50PHShift: Monday - Friday 8:00 - 17:00

Our client wishes to recruit a Maintenance Fitter to work within their busy Line Equipment Workshop and expanding Ro-Ro Terminal. The ideal candidate will have experience in a similar role and have a flexible, professional, and pro-active approach to work.

Key Duties:

  • Carry out diagnostic and repair work to a wide range of shipping equipment, including road trailers and other shipping line equipment like Mafi's, skellies, etc.

  • Perform mechanical and electrical work on road-going trailers, including braking and suspension systems, lighting, and ABS faults, ensuring work is carried out to a safe and legal standard.

  • Follow scheduled maintenance and inspection plans in accordance with individual shipping equipment guidelines.

  • Conduct detailed inspections and repairs to company standards.

  • Undertake welding and fabrication work, requiring a good understanding of MIG welding.


  • Good work ethic with strong organisational skills.

  • Ideally a time-served apprentice or equivalent with experience in mechanical and electrical diagnostics and repairs.

  • Formal welding and fabrication qualification or proven welding ability.

  • Previous experience in a similar role with knowledge of lighting, braking, and suspension systems.

  • Pro-active approach towards problem-solving, workload, and time management with good knowledge of Health and Safety.

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills, along with basic computing skills.

  • Ability to prioritise workload and work within a team.

  • Flexible approach to work, willing to cover when required and undertake any duties to contribute to the day-to-day running of the line equipment workshop.


  • Pension scheme

  • Life Assurance Cover

  • Free on-site parking

  • Annual leave increase with service

  • Cycle to work scheme

Don’t miss this opportunity to join a dynamic team and contribute to providing reliable and efficient maritime links across Europe. Apply now!

Job Types: Full-time, Temp to perm

Contract length: 13 weeks

Pay: £15.50 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week


  • Company pension

  • Employee discount

  • On-site parking


  • 8 hour shift

  • Day shift

  • Monday to Friday


  • Mechanical engineering: 2 years (required)

  • MIG welding: 1 year (required)


  • Driving Licence (required)

Work Location: In person


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