Mechanical Fitters, Assemblers, Wedler Fabs

Fulcrum Engineering
Stowmarket, Suffolk
£17000 - £21000/annum depends-skills/quals/role
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Fulcrum - Engineering & Technical Divisions, are acting as an Employment Business on behalf of our Clients. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer. We are currently recruiting personnel for our Clients in the Ipswich & Stowmarket areas.



Each Fitter has a varied and challenging part to play in the production of their machines and have the opportunity to progress within a rapidly expanding Company. The Fitters will work in the Production department to assemble a vast range of heavy duty machinery.
The role is to mechanically assemble bespoke manufacturing equipment. You will operate a range of hand tools and air operated power tools to assemble machines and be competent in reading written build instructions, able to work quickly and efficiently with minimum of supervision.
Duties and Responsibilities

• You will be a skilled mechanical technician
• The assembly and sub assembly of mechanical, hydraulic and electrical components, in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions.
• You will need to be experienced in the use of a variety of assembly/fitting tools and equipment.
• Delivering quality assembly processes in a timely effective manner.
Skills / Attributes Required

• Ability to work to tight deadlines.
• A wide range of knowledge of manufacturing and production process.
• You will need to have a strong efficient team work culture within the Production team.
• Ability to pay attention to minute detail and quality.
• Initiative, adaptive, and willingness to learn.
• Ability to work on own initiative
• Be able to read and understand written build instructions

This is a full time position working 8.00am to 4.30pm Mon to Fri + possible overtime during busy periods.

Term of Work = Perm role
Pay Rates = Fitters from £19,000 + p. Assemblers from £17,500 p.a to start, depending on skills/quals.
Pay Review = After completing at least 3 months service.4

Job Title Fabricator Welder

Based At Stowmarket, Suffolk
Reports to Production Manager
Hours of Work 8.00am to 4.30pm Mon to Fri + possible overtime during busy periods
Rate of Pay Competitive depending on experience, from £18,000 - 21,000 + per annum basic
Job Type Full Time - Perm role

Job Purpose

The Fabricator Welder role is to fabricate components for use in the assembly of machines by the production department.

Duties and Responsibilities

 Use of MIG, TIG and other welding processes
 Set and programme a Press Brake
 Use of hand tools associated with welding techniques
 Use of cutting, drilling, powered rollers and hand grinding machinery
 Maintain clean working environment at all times
 Ensure health and safety standards are met at all times

Skills and Attributes

 Must have good fabrication and sheet metal experience, ideally having completed at least 3 years fabrication apprenticeship or equivalent
 Good communication skills
 Strong work ethic with dedication to safety and efficiency
 Excellent attention to detail
 Honest and trustworthy
 Team player with flexible approach
 Good problem solving skills
 Can do attitude


 Three year Welding Fabrication Apprenticeship or equivalent NVQ 3

For more information on this position, please email your CV in Word, quoting job title, your name in the subject box of the email. Please note that if you have not been contacted within 14 days, your application for this position has been unsuccessful on this occasion. However you may still be considered for other positions in the future. Fulcrum, are only able to process applications from candidates who are currently resident and eligible to work in the UK and works successfully with an extensive list of local businesses, providing an honest, ethical and professional service to both candidates and clients