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Winder Fitter - Full Time - Sutton in AshfieldUnited 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.


Join the RES UK Nottingham Service Centre, as our Winder Fitter to help drive the workshop to the next level.  Nottingham Service Centre carries out rotational repairs to a wide variety of equipment, both electrical and mechanical, working in the rail sector, keeping our customers equipment rolling and safe.


In this role you will be accountable for:

  • Removal, Repair & Installation of Motors & Generators
  • Dis-assembly of equipment and Reporting on the condition of electrical and mechanical components of the equipment.
  • Inspect various kinds of electro-mechanical equipment for damage and evidence of electrical and mechanical malfunctions
  • Test conditions of windings according to International Standards


To succeed in this role, you will need:

  • Formal apprenticeship in electrical/mechanical engineering is preferred
  • Advanced knowledge of the repair and rewind of electrical motors & generators or similar equipment
  • Extensive experience installing and repairing electrical motors


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: We are based in Sutton in Ashfield close to J28 on the M1, we have ample secure onsite parking, hot and cold food at break times, and are in a half an hour commute from Chesterfield, Mansfield, Bolsover, Alfreton, and Derby. 

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). www.sulzer.com

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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