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Job Title:  Maintenance Fitter

Requisition ID:  2393

Newport, Wales, GB, NP19 4XJ

Home-based Position:  No
Regular/Temporary:  Regular
Job Type:  Full Time
Job Description: 

EnerSys is the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications. We have over thirty manufacturing and assembly plants worldwide servicing over 10,000 customers in more than 100 countries. Worldwide headquarters are located in Reading, PA, USA with regional headquarters in Europe and Asia. We complement our extensive line of motive power, reserve power, aerospace/defense, and specialty batteries with a full range of integrated services and systems. With sales and service locations throughout the world, and over 100 years of battery experience, EnerSys is the power/full solution for stored DC power products.  We continue to grow in our industry by ensuring all employees possess the following core competencies: customer focused, team player, engaged, ethical, strong communication skills, and works safely.

This position will be focusing primarily on our Motive Power applications, which include industrial lift trucks and pallet jacks, rail equipment, mining equipment, and airline ground support equipment. Some of the motive power brands include Hawker, Ironclad, General Battery, and Fiamm. Wherever there is a need for motive power, EnerSys offers the perfect energy solution.



Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, the Maintenance Fitter will be responsible for supporting manufacturing by maintaining equipment and carrying out planned preventative maintenance as per schedules.

Skills Required
  • Strong Mechanical Engineering background
  • Problem solving and fault finding expertise
  • Experience in hydraulic/pneumatic controls would be an advantage
  • Basic level of PLC Programming
  • Some knowledge and experience of Robots would be an advantage
  • Electrical experience would be an obvious advantage but not necessary
  • General operating knowledge of health and safety
  • Experience in welding would be an advantage
  • Understanding of permit to work systems
  • Experience in Machining / Miling / turning would be an advantage
The Individual
  • Full-time served apprenticeship
  • Essential qualifications – BTEC National or City & Guilds and HNC.
  • Multi-skilled with at least 5 years’ experience in a busy manufacturing environment
  • Self-motivated and proactive approach
  • Able to meet the demands of a physical role.


EnerSys is always looking to hire top talent.  EEOEM/F/D/V

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