Automotive Mechanical Fitter

Encore Personnel Services
£23988 per annum + Overtime Allowance
08 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Encore working in partnership with The London Taxi Company

Automotive Fitter - Electrical/Mechanical bias



£23,988 per annum

Temp to Perm


Encore are proud to be working in partnership with The London Taxi Company, in the development and production of their new TX5 Hybrid Taxi. This is an incredible opportunity for someone experienced within a manufacturing or automotive environment, where a positive attitude is paramount. Unlimited progression is available for those that are ambitious, dynamic, and looking to secure a position within a company that is going through massive growth and investment.

The Role

The Automotive Fitter position, will primarily be working on a production line, fitting and assembling vehicle components to the point of completion. You will be working with hand and power tools to fit the parts, and you will be required to work from standard operating procedures. Due to the TX5 being a hybrid vehicle, candidates with an electrical bias would be advantageous however versatility is key.

The Candidate

As an Automotive Fitter you will be confident working with hand and power tools in a fast paced production environment. You will be able to read and take instructions from supervisors, and work well within a team environment. Experience working as a Fitter or Assembler is essential and automotive industry experience is advantageous. Having an electrical bias is desirable due to the nature of the work.

Due to recent global success, The London Taxi Company are looking to take on Automotive Fitters who have a positive attitude and are willing to go the extra mile in everything they do. Good time keeping and attendance is essential to maintain a good working relationship with the company. Key characteristics will include flexibility, versatility, and reliability.

The Package

The Automotive Fitter position is working on a long-term contract basis through Encore Personnel with the opportunity to be taken on permanently after a 12 month period. During the first 12 months you will be entitled to all the benefits that a permanent worker would be, including holiday pay, an overtime allowance, pension, free car parking and health care. You will be paid a monthly salary of £1,999 (£23,988 pa) and any overtime worked is paid at £18.42 per hour. The role is working on a day shift - Monday to Thursday 07:00-15:00 and Friday 07:00-14:30 - 37 hours. Flexibility to work overtime in the week and weekends is essential. A double day shift may be introduced towards the end of 2018, so you must be willing to work shifts.

The Company

The London Taxi Company is the manufacturer of the iconic London Black Cab which is utilised in over 40 major cities worldwide. They are investing £300m in a brand new range extended zero emission capable electric hybrid to be built in a brand new factory in Coventry. The London Taxi Company is owned by Zhejiang Geely Holding Group, a Fortune Global 500 Company with operating revenue of $26billion.

To Apply This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader in the Coventry area, so if this job sounds interesting to you and you would like to apply, then please send your CV to .

For further information on the role please call Lucy on 02476 238 339.

Encore Personnel are an Equal Opportunities Employer. Specialist Recruiters in the Technical/engineering, Industrial, Driving, Energy and senior appointment sectors. Supplying nationally. Encore offer a 'refer a friend' reward scheme where you could receive a gift of up to £500.

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