Mechanical Assembly Fitter

  • Location: Doncaster
  • Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefit package
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job Ref: LNAM-40590
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Anna Morgan

Anna Morgan

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Job Description

Lontra, an innovative multi-award-winning engineering technology company, have partnered with Elevation Recruitment Group, to manage the extensive recruitment drive for the set-up and launch of their new £17m smart factory in Doncaster.

As part of their core values, Lontra are committed to creating a diverse workforce, with an inclusive culture, where everyone is valued and able to participate, to achieve their potential as well as a focus on good work-life balance

The new facility is based close to Doncaster Sheffield Airport, with excellent road and transport links.


Lontra is a technology company delivering ground-breaking air compressor designs.

With their headquarters situated in the heart of the UK, they are backed by world-class technical, and commercial partners and supporters, including SKF, WEG, Beckhoff Automation, Yaskawa, and National Instruments.

Their flagship product, the Blade Compressor® has been proven by Severn Trent Water to drive down energy costs by 21 percent.

The business continues to develop new technologies and is expanding into new industries including, food and drink production, pharmaceutical manufacture, and water treatment.

Lontra’s CEO Steve Lindsey was a finalist in the prestigious European Inventor Awards 2017 and has assembled an expert team to drive growth and success.

Our culture of doing things differently encourages initiative and integrity. Good design, innovation, creativity, and curiosity are at the forefront of our work.


The Mechanical Assembly Fitter role offers an exciting opportunity to be one of the founding members of the Doncaster team, to apply your skills to the fast-growing field of clean technology, playing a leading role in the production of a new world-class design of compressors.

The successful Mechanical Assembly Fitter candidate will be capable of working as a core member of the manufacturing team whilst ensuring supplier product and process quality requirements are met.


• Working from SOP instructions to carry out mechanical fitting and machine building
• Working with hydraulic and pneumatic presses as well as hoists and cranes
• Fabrication of large components in some areas of the build
• Turning fixtures & connecting hoses
• Manual fitting of components and bench building
• Working within a process line environment ensuring quality at all stages
• Operating powered cranes and lifting equipment


The successful Mechanical Assembly Fitter applicant will be a fundamental part of our team, supporting all aspects of the fitting and build process.


• Must have a strong mechanical fitting background, preferably with experience working with pumps, compressors, or blowers
• Must be mechanically minded and highly dexterous
• Mechanical and/or electrical qualifications would be desirable
• Must be prepared to carry out non-fitting tasks and work as part of a team to complete builds on time and in full
• IT skills are desirable
• Candidates with engine and gearbox knowledge would be desirable
• A flexible approach to work and travel for training purposes

Elevation Recruitment Group are handling all applications for the Mechanical Assembly Fitter, we would love to hear from you if you meet the required skills, and experience and are looking to join a forward-thinking progressive organisation.

Please get in touch today with a copy of your latest CV and Anna Morgan will make contact.
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This vacancy is managed by:

Anna Morgan

Anna Morgan

07528 629 596 / 01924 635 007

[email protected]

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