Mechanical Fitter

Recruiter
Quest Employment
Location
Coventry, West Midlands
Salary
£13.60 - £13.75/hour + overtime + benefits
Posted
11 Jul 2017
Closes
10 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Opportunity for an experienced Mechanical Fitter to join leading international company, based in Coventry.

The role offers highly competitive starting salary and excellent benefits including 25 days holiday + bank holidays, sick pay, pension and life assurance.

The vacancy is full time, 38.75 hrs per week - Mon to Thur 07:30 to 16:00, Fri 07:30 to 14:45

ROLE:

Duties include:

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Crane and lifting of heavy fabrications.

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Set up and operate hand and machine tools or welding equipment.

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Dismantle faulty tools and assemblies and repair or replace defective parts.

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Cut and install pneumatic pipes & fittings

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Fit and assemble metal parts, tools or sub assemblies.

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Operate machines to produce parts or tools by turning, boring, milling, grinding or drilling metal stock or components.

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Set up and adjust metalwork machines and equipment.

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Examine and interpret detailed drawings or specification to find out job, material and equipment requirements.

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Check accuracy and quality of finished parts, tools or sub assemblies.

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Ensure that safe working practices are carried out and Health & Safety standards met

SKILLS / EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

Able to read and interpret technical drawings

Pneumatics

Machining (Turning, milling, etc.)

Parts inspection

Onsite experience

Pipe work (Mild steel, St/stl, PVC, ABS, Polyprop)

An awareness of Health and Safety regulations

Must also be physically fit and able to work away if required

Any of the following would be an advantage, but are not essential: qualification in mechanical engineering or experience, Basic steel fabrication, Electrical experience, Mig/Tig Welding, IPAF, Fork truck, Time served apprenticeship