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Location: Reading Salary: Up to £34 per hour
Sector: Nuclear Type: Contract
Contact: Reanna Lee

A leading construction firm in the Nuclear and Defence industry is seeking an experienced Mechanical Fitter for a contract role in Reading. This position involves working on high-standard, sustainable construction projects, ensuring quality, safety, and environmental protection. The role requires a commitment to a 50-hour work week.
Who This Job Would Suit
This job is ideal for a time-served Mechanical Fitter with a recognised apprenticeship or equivalent, who is proficient in reading technical drawings and engineering standards. It suits individuals with experience in installing equipment, mechanical joints, and testing systems, especially in highly regulated environments.
Key Responsibilities

  • Interpret and follow technical drawings and engineering standards

  • Install and mount equipment such as pumps, motors, and rafts

  • Install mechanical joints

  • Conduct system tests (Pneumatic and Hydrostatic)

  • Work on shield doors or mechanical handling equipment

  • Adhere to quality standards and specifications


  • Competitive hourly rate of £34ph CIS

  • Overtime opportunities

  • Workwear and PPE provided

  • Equal opportunities employer


  • £34 per hour (CIS)

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