Mechanical Fitter/Assembler

Job Description

ACR Recruitment Ltd are looking to recruit Immediately for anexperienced Mechanical Fitter/Assembler for our well-established manufacturing client, who specialise in heavy duty vehicles, based in Warwickshire. This is a permanent Position for the successful candidate.

Reporting to the assembly supervisor, as a fitter you will be responsible for the assembly of sub-assemblies or the finished machine assembly of both manufactured and bought out supplier components. 

You will already have proven experience within a manufacturing, Engineering, or Automotive environment and will be confident with reading and working to technical drawings.

Role/Responsibilities

  • Uses own skills and hand-held tools to assemble painted steel components and supplier components in an efficient manner to maximise production.
  • Operates all equipment in a safe manner and reports hazards associated with the equipment or its operations to the Fitting Shop Team Leader
  • Fitter/Assembler produces finished sub-assemblies and machines to the required quality standard.
  • You will also be involved in the inspection of the machine.
  • Self-inspects own work to set quality standards.
  • Follows required procedures that are provided to assist in the assembly process.
  • Maintains and produces a level of output that will minimise production delays.
  • Cleans and maintains an orderly work area.
  • Communicates effectively with other workers in the process workflow.
  • Assists others in the area when needed.

Fitter / Assembler - Key Skills Required:

  • Assembly experience within a manufacturing or engineering environment.
  • knowledge of hydraulic and electrical systems
  • Good mechanical skills
  • Ability to read and work to drawings and standard operating procedures.
  • Physical ability to work in awkward positions such as kneeling, lying down and overhead.
  • Ability to climb and work from a ladder or platform.
  • Ability to operate hand-held tools, including air operated wrenches.
  • Trained in the use of overhead cranes.
  • Flexible attitude to working hours.

Salary £32,250.09 per annum + shift allowance £116.25 weekly

Working hours:

Day shift:
08.00-17.00 Monday – Thursday and 08.00-12.00 on Friday

Rotating weekly shifts:

06.00-14.30 Monday to Thursday and 06.00-12.00 on Friday

14.30-23.00 Monday to Thursday and 12.00-18.00 on Friday