Production Technician - Test Bed Fitter - Full Time - LeedsUnited Kingdom


At Sulzer, you are empowered to deliver superior results. As a pioneer in industry we have a proud heritage of innovation and continue to evolve for the future. Join our story and create your own impact by developing your expertise and building solutions that help make our lives safer, smarter and more sustainable.


We are currently looking for a highly motivated, organised, and driven Production Technician - Test Bed Fitter to join the Operations team based at Sulzer Pumps in Leeds, to help us drive the testbed operations to the next level.


In this role you will be accountable for:

  • The mechanical set-up of rotating equipment up to 27MW, this will include pumps, motors, gearboxes, gas engines and multiphase pumps across five test beds.
  • This will include pipe work routing, alignment, and auxiliary system set-up’s e.g. lube oil, seal systems etc.

To succeed in this role, you will need:

  • To be Apprentice trained in mechanical or plant engineering, relevant experience such as pressure or pneumatic testing within a related industry, knowledge of health and safety and general IT skills.
  • We are looking for an enthusiastic approach with a keen eye on continuous improvement to maintain our demanding schedules


Your benefits: 

  • We offer excellent opportunities to develop, along with a competitive salary and company bonus scheme

  • 33 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays) + service days

  • Defined contribution pension scheme

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • On-site car parking

  • Access to a wide range of discounts on Everyday Shopping, Entertainment, and Lifestyle

  • Long service awards

Location:  One of Leeds’s biggest attractions is its location – Yorkshire! Leeds is a busy, exciting city filled with bars restaurants, it has great transportation network being close to the M62/M1 and local rail Links.


No visa or work permit support can be provided for this role.


Have a question about the role? Reach out to Emma Kaye at We are looking forward to hearing from you!



Sulzer is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

83% of our employees recommend Sulzer as a good place to work and we are proud to be recognized as a Top Employer 2023 in Brazil, China, Switzerland, United Kingdom and United States. So come and join our story, starting today!

About us

Sulzer is a global leader in fluid engineering. We specialize in pumping, agitation, mixing, separation and application technologies for fluids of all types. Our customers benefit from our commitment to innovation, performance and quality and from our responsive network of 180 world-class production facilities and service centers across the globe. Sulzer has been headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland, since 1834. In 2022, our 13’800 employees delivered revenues of CHF 3.2 billion. Our shares are traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX: SUN).

Flow Equipment

The Flow Equipment division specializes in pumping solutions specifically engineered for the processes of our customers. We provide pumps, agitators, compressors, grinders and screens developed through intensive research and development in fluid dynamics and advanced materials. We are a market leader in pumping solutions for water, oil and gas, power, chemicals and most industrial segments.

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