Careers & culture

Atlantic Pumps - Careers & Culture

Are you interested in working for Atlantic Pumps

Atlantic Pumps are a dynamic, fast paced, engineering and exporting company. We are always looking to improve our customers' experience and perform ahead of their expectations. That is the underlying culture of our business. Along with this we believe passionately in honesty, teamwork and loyalty to our values. We believe that we can positively affect our customers lives and will challenge every barrier to achieve this.

Atlantic Pumps also have an ongoing commitment to employing young people in the industry and investing in the next generation of British engineering. We are proud that the Atlantic team includes a number of staff who have joined us as apprentices and developed their skills in-house at our Orgreave factory, alongside their college education.

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Current Vacancies


Trainee Service Fitter

(Added 07.12.21)

Job Description:

Atlantic Pumps are experts in providing solutions for quarry dewatering and pumps for mineral handling and abrasive applications. 

We are looking for a positive, can-do Fitter, willing to take on any challenge, attempt the impossible and be a key player in the organisation.

During the first year you will be required to attend the University of Sheffield AMRC Training Centre in Sheffield, full time for an initial block of study. One Friday per month you will return to your workplace. After the initial block training you will attend the AMRC Training Centre for one day a week to undertake the knowledge study. The remaining four days will be spent at Atlantic Pumps learning on the job.


  • Tidy tools and maintain workshop environment
  • Clear despatch
  • Assist other fitters
  • Daily plans and huddle
  • Packing and despatch of spares
  • 100% accuracy.


  • Cable on pumps
  • Assembly of built up pumps
  • Changeover of spares, general fitting
  • Paint spraying.


  • Strip and inspect slurry pumps
  • Strip and inspect submersibles
  • Report on wear, reasons for failure
  • Re build and reassemble pumps
  • Check running on diesel units
  • Ensure refurbed pumps leave us in excellent condition.

Personal qualities the candidate must have:

  • A solid grasp of the concept of mechanics
  • A positive, can-do approach
  • Be addicted to accuracy and creating a perfect job.

You will need a basic understanding of the following:

  • Electrical Welding
  • Fitting basics
  • Belts and Pulleys.

Qualification Requirements:

  • Advanced Apprenticeships entry requirements
  • A minimum of three GCSEs at grade 5 (or C) or above, including mathematics, English and science, technology, or engineering-related subject.


  • Closing Date: 20 Feb 2022
  • Hours per Week: 40
  • Based: Chesterfield
  • Salary: £200 per week
  • Ref No. 57-647

To Apply:

Applicants are required to successfully complete the AMRC and employer recruitment and selection process to secure a place on an apprenticeship programme. Please see the AMRC Training website for further details.