Fitter/Improver

Recruiter
Redditch Industrial
Location
Holberrow Green
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
There is a requirement for a semi-skilled mechanical fitter / improver to join a local manufacturing company in the Redditch area.

The role is primarily workshop based and will initially involve relatively straightforward mechanical fitting operations, stripping down of old assembly of mechanical components and general bench duties and is aimed at an improver who is looking to progress their mechanical ability.

Moving forward the role will progress into a more skilled fitting role with more involvement in precision fitting tasks. There is also the opportunity for the right candidate to attend repairs/breakdowns of machinery at the company's customer sites.

The ability to follow and work to engineering diagrams and drawings will be expected together with the ability to use hand tools and undertake simple machining operations such as drilling and tapping.

Candidates with experience gained in previous roles such as mechanical fitter, mechanical installer or mechanical assembler will have strong relevant skills for the requirement.

The ideal candidate will have

- City & Guilds / NVQ or equivalent qualification in a mechanical engineering discipline
- Some relevant mechanical fitting experience in a production environment
- Ability to work from diagrams and drawings and to instruction
- Ability to use associated hand tools
- Ability to undertake simple machining operations such as drilling / tapping
- Willingness to develop

Due to broad range of responsibilities within the position, the salary is negotiable based upon the applicants skills & experience. The successful candidate will undergo training and development to increase their skill level, so the position offers a good opportunity to join a successful company