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Mechanical Assembly Fitter

  • Location:

    Staplehurst

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Maintenance, Mechanical

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £21000 - £26000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Allen

  • Contact email:

    callen@pg-rec.com

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)118 902 8800

  • Job ref:

    V-174846

  • Published:

    5 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-09-03

  • Startdate:

    2022-08-03

JOB- Mechanical Assembly Fitter

LOCATION- Kent

TERM- Permanent

SALARY- £21,000 - £26,000 per annum dependent on experience (please advise what you’re looking for)

My client designs and manufactures engineering equipment, and they are looking to take on a Mechanical Machine Assembly Fitter on a permanent basis, in the Kent area.

The Mechanical Fitter will ideally have the following attributes:

  • Apprenticeship / HNC/ HND/ BTEC or similar qualified in Mechanical Engineering or be qualified by experience – training can also be given
  • Have the willingness to learn and undertake training to develop new skills
  • Experience working in a similar role with mechanical equipment / vehicles
  • Good hands on practical engineering skills
  • Have good knowledge of pneumatics, hydraulics and electrics
  • Have the ability to work well alone as well as part of a team
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Good time management skills
The Mechanical Fitter role will involve:

  • Building and producing products for customers and dealers
  • Ensuring that production methods used are efficient and safe
  • Fitting and assembling fabricated parts and also sub-assemblies
  • Installing hydraulic and pneumatic pipes and lines
  • Also installing motors, valves and pumps
  • Setting up hydraulic and electrical systems which would include pressure testing
  • Completing fault diagnosis on products
  • Ensuring accuracy of quality of the parts
If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.