Temporary Assembly Fitter

Birkenhead, Merseyside
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Temporary Assembly Fitter
Location: Birkenhead
Salary: £24,064 per annum
Contract: Temporary ongoing
Hours: Shifts - Mon-Thurs either 6-2 or 2-10 - Fri either 6-11 or 11-4

Adecco are proud to be working with a long standing and successful Client who is looking to recruit an Assembly Fitter to join their team on a temporary basis. Your main responsibility is to safely clean and dismantle rail equipment ensuring key parts are not damaged.

Your duties will also include, but are not limited to:

* Work on own initiative or as part of a team within a dedicated team of fitters working to production deadlines.
* Perform tasks within the assembly areas considered to be within his/her capability.
* To be flexible and work in any assembly area, accepting the possible varying shift patterns and also to help if required in non assembly areas.
* Undertake any necessary training to allow for flexibility between the differing assembly areas and train other personnel.
* Overhaul, repair, assemble and test a variety of equipment, including warranty returns, refurbished and new: calipers, actuators, discs, couplers, brake control equipment, etc.
* Build test installations in line with test specifications and schematics. Operate the same, interpreting results and adjusting units to required settings to achieve required outputs.
* Where equipment does not achieve required outputs, does not fit together, etc. to investigate, fault find and diagnose likely causes and where possible correct the fault. Notify appropriate personnel of actual and potential problems.
* Operate monitoring, measuring and diagnostic equipment.
* Ensure quality requirements are met by working to technical documents and work instructions.
* Ensure that any relevant information is passed over to the next shift to aid a smooth changeover.
* Carry out minor maintenance tasks and specified routine preventative maintenance some of which may be outside the assembly areas.
* Participate in continuous improvement workshops to increase efficiency within the company. Utilise CI tools such as 5S to improve the flow and workplace layout.
* Raise Non Conformance Records as appropriate.
* Communicate to Supervision any deficiencies in the production activity as they are detected and suggest any possible actions to correct these deficiencies.

The successful candidate will have proven ability to problem solve and must possess the following:

* Experience of manufacturing, overhaul processes.
* Flexible attitude to working hours.
* Able to work autonomously.
* Good communication skills.

This is a fantastic opportunity to use your experience to support the company, while continually developing your skills.

If you have the required skills and experience and would like to apply for this role please apply on-line. For more information, contact Tom Donoghue on .

Adecco aim to respond to all applicant's, however due to the large volume of application's we receive this may not always be possible. Should you not receive a response within five working days please accept this as notification that you have not been short-listed on this occasion. Adecco is an equal opportunities employer.

Adecco is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.