Mechanical Fitter

Job Title: Mechanical Fitter
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Bedford
Salary: £18 - £20 per hour
Start Date: 2017-12-06
Reference: 19464Bedas
Contact Name: Wayne Pavitt
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 19, 2018 10:58

Job Description

Job Title
Electrical & Mechanical Build Technician
Salary/Rate £18 - £20 Inclusive of shift premium / hour Location Bedford
From £18 to £20
Assembler / Fitter + Bedford + Engineering

My client requires multiple assembler & fitter to further strengthen their team and in doing this, would like to recruit for a 6 month contract an experienced Assembler / Fitter to provide support to meet the companies and customers' needs.

You will either have good electrical & mechanical fitting skills or be a competent Mechanical fitter with experience of working within precision industries

In addition to a good rate of pay up to £20 Ltd, the client offers a 9 day working fortnight with alternate Fridays off

Key Responsibilities:

Electrical and mechanical assembly and integration of complex systems

Working from drawings and engineering instruction.

Competent and safe use of all hand and air tools.

Hand and Mag Drill techniques.

Use of Jigs, fixtures and measuring tools on precision assemblies.

Essential Skills:

Experience of electrical and mechanical assembly / fitting OR pure Mechanical Fitting with experience of Heavy Plate Fabrication and sub assembly build.

You will need either of those skills coupled with following;

- A comprehensive range of assembly and fitting skills with previous experience in similar roles.

- Ability to interpret drawings and work from written instructions with limited supervision

- Ability to use hand tools and measuring equipment with high accuracy

- Experience of using jigs, fixtures and measuring tools on precision assemblies

- Problem solver with a positive attitude

- Previous experience in armour vehicle assembly and maintenance would be beneficial

- Able to meet criteria for security clearance (5 year checkable history)


Either recognised apprenticeship in mechanical assembly or equivalent or through work experience gained on the job.

If you are an experienced fitter / assembler with a proven background in Electrical or Mechanical Fitting (or both!) please apply below by sending your CV in word format.

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