Assembly Fitter

Recruiter
MERIDIAN BUSINESS SUPPORT
Location
Cheltenham
Salary
£27000 per annum
Posted
07 Jul 2017
Closes
06 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our Gloucestershire based Engineering client our seeking a skilled Assembly Fitter to join them on a full time, permanent basis. This is an excellent opportunity to take your career to the next level with a leading established renowned within the engineering world.

**Please note that you must be happy to work shift rotations comprising of Days, Lates, Nights and when required Weekends.

Salary: £27,000pa

Commutable from Cheltenham, Gloucester, Tewkesbury and Stonehouse

Key Responsibilities:

* Working with and assembly of complex aviation products
* Ability to build and test
* Ability to use a wide and varied range of precision measuring and test equipment
* Understanding of basic electrical circuitry for fitment and test of harnesses/switches etc
* Ability to read component maintenance manuals, drawings, engineering layouts and additions to the original design such as Service Bulletins, Service Letters and Airworthiness Directives
* Responsibility and confidence to sign and stamp off own work for safe release back into service in line with all relevant build documentation

Personal Specification:

* An Engineering Apprenticeship or equivalent ideally gained in the aerospace or automotive sectors
* Excellent communication skills
* Good computer skills
* Good mathematical skills
* Articulate, a high level of dexterity, integrity and excellent Team working ethics
* Self-managing and reliant
* Good problem solving skills
* Flexibility
* Must be willing to train and take on board new skills
* An understanding of Lean Sigma disciplines and 5s principles
* Involvement in continuous improvement activities to reduce shop processing times and manufacturing hours
* You will be required to work shift rotations comprising of Days, Lates, Nights and when required Weekends


Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.