Mechanical/Electrical Fitter 16 views

Mechanical/Electrical Fitter

Full time



Why Rolls-Royce?


An opportunity has arisen for Mechanical/Electrical Fitter in Winsford, where you will be providing provides extensive managed services and Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) equipment to military based customers with highly demanding requirements.

In your new role you will be also responsible for Maintenance Repairs & Operations work covering a range of diesel engine power generation and electrical power distribution products. A fitter will perform a variety of tasks related to the delivery and MRO of Rolls-Royce power generation, electrical power management & distribution systems.


At Rolls-Royce, we pioneer the power that matters to our customers, to society and to the planet.

We’re the second largest global provider of defence aero-engine products and services globally with 16,000 engines in the service of 160 customers in 100 countries. Our engines power aircraft in every major sector, including: transport, combat, patrol, trainers, helicopters and unmanned aerial vehicles.


Work with us and we’ll welcome you into an inclusive culture, one that invests in your continuous learning and development, and gives you access to a wide breadth and depth of experience.


We offer excellent development, a competitive salary and remarkable benefits. These include bonus, employee support assistance and employee discounts.


Your needs are as unique as you are. Hybrid working is a way in which our people can balance their time between the office, home or another remote location.  It’s a locally managed and flexed informal discretionary arrangement.  As a minimum we’re all expected to attend the workplace for collaboration and other specific reasons, on average three days per week.



What you will be doing:

  • Mechanical work in accordance with processes and instructions provided, including the disassembly of mechanical equipment, thorough cleaning, inspection, assembly, and completion of related documentation.
  • Work on electrical assemblies & cables in accordance with processes and instructions provided, including the disassembly of electrical equipment, thorough cleaning, basic functional testing, inspection, assembly, and completion of related documentation.
  • Note: Training will be provided for all aspects of your role.
  • Full co-operation with the production team coach, assigned support fitter or improvement champion to move out any tasks necessary to fulfil customer requirements with regards to quality, delivery, cost. Participate in maintaining high standards of housekeeping and shop floor efficiency, and adhere to all health, safety & environmental requirements.



Who we are looking for:


At Rolls-Royce we embrace agility, are bold, pursue collaboration and seek simplicity in everything we do.  These values form our values and behaviours and are an essential component of our assessment process and are fundamental qualities that we seek for all roles.


  • A recognised mechanical/electrical based apprenticeship as a fitter/assembler, mechanic, or other equivalent education and experience. Documentation of relevant and extensive experience may compensate for lack of education.
  • Experience with diesel engine power generation and electrical distribution products would be an advantage.
  • Interest in repair and service orientated customer work and having a “can-do attitude”.
  • You have to demonstrate an ability to be work within a team orientated environment and collaborate across multiple functions.
  • A level of overtime working would be required to assist in the management of peak capacity loadings and customer demands.


We are an equal opportunities employer. We’re committed to developing a diverse team and an inclusive working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and cultures give us different perspectives. And the more perspectives we have, the more successful we’ll be. By building a culture of respect and appreciation, we give everyone who works here the opportunity to realise their full potential.


We welcome applications from people with a refugee background.



You can learn more about our global Inclusion strategy at Our people | Rolls-Royce

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