Mechanical Assembly Fitter

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  • Salary £23,000 – £26,000 pa (dependent on experience and qualifications)
  • Hours of work 8.00am – 4.30pm Mon – Fri (30 min lunch) – 40 hours
  • Rest room with TV, drinks and snacks machine, fridges, microwaves and sandwich ordering service.
  • 20 days’ holiday plus bank hols – increasing one day/year to maximum of 25 days plus bank hols.
  • Group Personal Pension Plan – Company contributes 5% after three pension years of service Company contribution is backdated to start date. Employer currently contributes 3%, Candidate has to put in minimum of 4% under auto enrolment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Check contents of issued material/components in accordance with drawings/parts list prior to start of build and report any deficiencies to Team Leader.
  • Build equipment using the materials/components supplied within the specified timescale and in accordance with the drawing/specification ensuring all necessary documentation is completed and that finished work is clean, grease and free from scratches and sharp edges
  • Conduct a final inspection of mechanical aspects and ensure compliance in accordance with the inspection sheets
  • Deal professionally, competently and courteously with customers, suppliers and colleagues in verbal and written communications.
  • Adhere to factory rules and hygiene regulations and read their Health and Safety Notices to Contractors where appropriate
  • Resolve situations as quickly and efficiently as possible liasing with the customer as required and report findings to the Customer Service Manager/Design as appropriate
  • Maintain all appropriate documentation and ensure that all unused components are returned to stores
  • Ensure that the service desk is continually aware of progress and issues on site and future plans
  • Pursue personal development of skills and knowledge necessary for the effective performance of the role
  • Maintain a clean and tidy work area
  • To carry out any other duties as requested

To be suitable for this Mechanical Assembly Fitter role you must have the following experience / characteristics:

  • Must have previous experience of working with or assembling moving machinery
  • Ideally be time served / completed apprenticeship as a Mechanical Fitter / Mechanical Engineer.
  • Ideally hold relevant mechanical qualifications for the role (NVQ L2 / L3, ONC, HNC etc.)
  • Good communicational (oral, reading and writing) skills.
  • Full UK Drivers Licence

The successful applicant will be a team player, highly motivated, always aiming to produce a quality product and flexible as there will be overtime. You will also have previous experience of working in a similar environment have the relevant qualifications, be punctual, conscientious and have a practical approach to work.

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