Mechanical Fitter
Scotland & UK

Job Title:

Mechanical Fitter

Reporting To:

Project Manager


Scotland & UK


Project Delivery



Car Allowance/Mileage:

As required

Overview of role

An excellent opportunity to join a leading Water Industry Engineering and Construction business

A&L are a Multi-Award Winning Company who specialise in the installation of all types of mechanical plant in the water and sewage sector throughout the UK. Our services mainly cover the UK Water and Waste Water Treatment sectors offering Fabrication, Site Installation & Construction of a wide range of plant, equipment & processes.

We specialise in the installation of Pumps, Pipes, Valves, Process Plant, Membrane Plants as well as the design, fabrication and installation of pipework in Stainless Steel, Ductile Iron, Coated Carbon Steel, GMS, ABS, UPVC, and Dual Containment Systems. We also offer a complete maintenance, refurbishment service for valves, actuators and penstocks.

We provide site survey’s, trouble-shooting services and innovative engineering solutions across the Water Industry and other sectors in Scotland, UK and Ireland. Our experience and commitment to quality and service has gained the company a reputation for delivering on promises and doing what we said we would do. We are trusted to deliver consistent value for money engineering solutions, installations and maintenance services

What we are looking for

Positive Attitude                      Willingness to Develop                       Quality of Work

Quantity of Work                     Knowledge and Experience                Appearance

Communication Skills             Relations with Others                         Initiative

Versatility/Flexibility               Dependability and Trust                     Technical Ability

Ownership & Leadership        Build Relationships                             Be Innovative


Role Responsibilities:

  • Mechanical Assembly and Installation of a wide variety of Plant and Equipment mainly within the Water Industry
  • You should have experience of working with material such as Mild Steel, Stainless Steel and Ductile Iron Pipework.
  • Be familiar with Valves, Components and support systems related to Pipeline Installation
  • You should be familiar with Pumps and Drive Motor Removal & Installation.
  • Capable of problem solving, site repairs and installations at customer sites.


You should have experience of or be familiar with:

  • Turnkey Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant Projects
  • Installation of Secondary Steelwork Supports and Bracketry
  • Stainless Steel Pipework Installation
  • Installation of Scotchkoted Pipework
  • Reservoir Tower Refurbishment (Mech. Plant)
  • Valve & Penstock Refurbishment
  • Installation of Odour Control and Air Handling Plant
  • Membrance and Associated Plant Installation
  • ABS & UPVC,PE, Polypropylene Fabrication & Installation
  • Installation and maintenance of Dry and Wet Well Pumping Stations
  • Mechanical Plant Repair, Maintenance & Refurbishment
  • Site Survey’s, Problem Solving and Troubleshooting


You should have a working knowledge of:

  • All relevant H&S regulations and safe systems of work


You should Possess:

  • Full mechanical engineering apprenticeship or demonstrable experience
  • Recognised practical qualifications or relevant training
  • Water Industry Experience
  • Experience of Construction Site Environments
  • Knowledge of Mechanical Installations
  • Maturity and Engineering practicality
  • Good health and level of general fitness
  • Relevant and suitable Hand Tools
  • A full clean car driving licence


You should be capable of and willing to:

  • Work to a Quality Management System
  • Report verbally and in writing if neccesary
  • Be available for travel throughout Scotland and occasionally other parts of the UK
  • Be committed to continuous improvement
  • Be a constructive and integrated member of a high performance team
  • Be conscientious and meticulous in your approach to work
  • Be flexible in your approach and willing to be developed into other areas


Preferred Certification:

Confined Space                                              IOSH Working Safety

First Aid Appointed Persons                          PASMA Tower for Users

DOMS/National Water Hygiene                     Abrasive Wheel

Working at Height/Harness                           Manual Handling

CSCS Card                                                      Slinger/Signaller

CPCS Telehandler                                           Overhead Crane


What you can expect from us:

  • A competitive package, which also includes medical health insurance and pension scheme.
  • Training and Development
  • PPE will be provided
  • Company Branded Workwear is provided.
  • Company Values


Hours of Work are currently 40.5 Hrs P/week as follows-

0800 to 1700 with 30 minutes Lunch Break – MON to THU

0800 to 1500 with 30 minutes Lunch Break – FRI

Overtime hrs are paid at 1.5 x Hourly Rate

Travelling time may be paid at the discretion of the Company on a Job Specific Basis.

Please upload your CV to or call 01563 822555 to apply

To apply please send your CV and cover letter to

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