Assembly Fitter

Recruiter
Meridian Business Support
Location
Cheltenham
Salary
£27000/annum
Posted
08 Jul 2017
Closes
07 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

Please apply online with your CV today for immediate consideration or email your CV with a covering note

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