Fitter Job Descriptions

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Fitter Job Description Template

Job Title: Fitter

Job Type: Full-time

Location: [Insert location]

Job Summary:

We are seeking a skilled Fitter to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for assembling, installing, and maintaining mechanical systems and equipment. The ideal candidate will have experience in fitting, welding, and fabrication, and be able to read and interpret technical drawings and schematics.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assemble and install mechanical systems and equipment
  • Perform maintenance and repair work on mechanical systems and equipment
  • Read and interpret technical drawings and schematics
  • Use hand and power tools to cut, shape, and fit materials
  • Weld and fabricate components as required
  • Ensure compliance with health and safety regulations
  • Collaborate with other team members to complete projects on time and within budget


  • Proven experience as a Fitter or similar role
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and schematics
  • Experience in welding and fabrication
  • Knowledge of hand and power tools
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Good communication skills
  • High school diploma or equivalent

Physical Requirements:

The Fitter role requires the ability to lift heavy objects, stand for extended periods, and work in confined spaces. The successful candidate must be able to perform physical tasks and work in a variety of environments.


The salary for this position will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Application Process:

To apply for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to [Insert contact information]. We thank all applicants

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring a Fitter

What is the best way to find and hire a Fitter near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Fitter applicants. Employers posting their Fitter job on Indeed get about 12 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Fitter applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for a Fitter are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 15 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 22 hours on average, which is shorter than the national average for Fitter positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a Fitter role?
SMS has 95% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Fitter job applicants?
Hourly paid workers, such as Fitters are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 151% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Fitter applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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