Mechanical Fitter/ Fabricator

Posted 06 Dec 2022

European Metal Recycling

Oldbury (Engineering)

Job Type:permanentDuration:
Category:EngineeringRecruiter Reference:emr/TP/3342/1979
URL for Applications:Apply HereSalary:£16.96 - £18.55 per hour

Are you looking to have a sustainable career? Whilst truly making the world better, fairer and greener for the next generation.

You will be a true hero in the eyes of future generations to come.  By playing a key part in our bold commitment to transform our business into a provider of net zero carbon sustainable materials by 2040. You truly will be making the world a be a better place to live for the next generation.

We require a skilled Fitter Fabricator to join our team working as a key maintenance team member, you will carry out activities to maintain and improve the operational performance of the plant.

Package Description

Attractive salary plus great benefits such as:

  • Bonus scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • 24 days annual leave rising to 25 in 2023 Pro rata + bank holidays
  • Option to buy and sell leave
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave
  • Employee Support to include Life Assurance and critical illness pay
  • 24/7 Colleague Assistance Programme and Financial Wellbeing Support – access to affordable loans, savings accounts, advanced earned pay, and financial education via salary finance
  • Online savings- major retailers, utilities, entertainment plus many more
What you will be doing:

Complying with site health and safety processes you will complete planned preventative maintenance as directed by the Engineering Manager.

Defect rectification, machinery isolation, reporting, support continuous improvement and take part in shift briefings.

About you:
  • Time served mechanical fitter/ fabricator
  • Previous experience of the manufacturing or processing industry; and major plant and equipment
  • Problem-solving
  • Experience with Planned Preventative Maintenance regimes
  • Exposure to Dynamic risk assessments
  • Good communications skills
  • Experience of having actively participated in team briefings or involvement in continuous improvement


Who we are?

European Metal Recycling is a global leader in sustainable materials with physical operations in the UK, USA, Germany and the Netherlands. Our core business is the recycling of metal and plastics from a range of public, commercial and industrial waste streams. Our recycling activities generate around 10 million tonnes of sustainable materials every year, saving over 10 million tonnes of CO2.

Our mission is to have great people serving our customers with dependable recycling solutions. EMR is still privately owned, with family values at its core. It’s a place where we care about our people, our customers, our workplace and our communities. We offer diverse and exciting career opportunities where individuals can make a difference and are recognised and rewarded for their hard work.

Find out more about us at  

It goes without saying that you will need the correct licences or certificates for a variety of our roles.

However, at EMR we value the way we do things as much as the delivery. We call our expectations our Behaviours. They align with our Values of We Care and We Do, and they apply across all levels and roles in the business.

​We Care

- Integrity – you are Respectful and Honest

- Trust – you are Collaborative and Authentic

We Do

- Accountable – you are Determined and Responsible

- Innovative – you have a Growth Mind-set and you are Progressive

If we all carry out our roles in line with these Behaviours, we will achieve success as One Team. If you embody our Behaviours, we want to hear from you!

How to Apply

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