Workshop Gas Turbine Fitter - Full Time - Netherley , United Kingdom


At Alba Power, you are in charge of your career and continued development. Take the opportunity to broaden your skills by seeking new roles that reflect your experience. Create your own impact by building solutions that help make lives safer, smarter and more sustainable.


Join Alba Power in Netherley, Aberdeenshire, as our Fitter to help drive the workshop to the next level.


In this role you will be accountable for:

  • Repair and overhaul of industrial gas turbines, power turbines and associated accessories and equipment
  • Strip, sub assembly and final build of industrial gas turbines and power turbines
  • Documentation completion relating to the overhaul process
  • Recording of all critical fits/clearances
  • Identifying and reporting on any out-of-tolerance measurements or non-conformances


To succeed in this role, you will need:

  • Minimum NC Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent), preferably HNC Mech. Eng
  • Where formal qualifications are not held, suitable proven experience is essential
  • Good written and verbal communication (English)
  • Flexible approach, team player and ability to work independently
  • Able to work away from home, communicating effectively back to Head Office as required
  • Working knowledge of industrial gas turbines and/or power turbines and associated equipment
  • Ability to understand and communicate illustrated parts catalogues
  • Ability to understand engineering drawings

Your benefits: 

  • Competitive salary and bonus scheme
  • Annual leave 29 days + 4 days for 25th & 26th December and 1st & 2nd January
  • Defined contribution pension scheme
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • On-site car parking
  • Access to a wide range of discounts on Everyday Shopping, Entertainment, and Lifestyle


Location: We are a well-established and progressive workshop based in Netherley, Aberdeenshire.  You will be joining a team of 70 experienced and knowledgeable engineers, working on a variety of gas turbine and power turbine models from our purpose-built facilities.   


Have a question about the role? Reach out to the Hiring Manager – Paul Harding or the recruiting team – Lisa Jay. 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 – 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 2020, our 15’000 employees delivered revenues of CHF 3.3 billion. Our shares are traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX: SUN).

As one of the awarded World’s Best Employers, we are proud to be among the Top 25 engineering companies worldwide and rank nr. 8 in Switzerland. Our position reflects our commitment to create a work environment where everyone is empowered to make a real impact.


Through a network of over 100 service sites around the world, Sulzer provides cutting-edge parts as well as maintenance and repair solutions for pumps, turbines, compressors, motors and generators. We service our own original equipment, but also all associated third-party rotating equipment run by our customers, maximizing its sustainability and life cycle cost-effectiveness. Our technology-based solutions, fast execution and expertise in complex maintenance projects are available at our customers’ doorsteps.


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