Maintenance Fitter

Birmingham, West Midlands
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Manpower is partnering with a leading automotive supplier in their search for an adaptable Maintenance Fitter to join the team at their Wednesbury site.

Our client is a well-established business, providing a quality coating and finishing service into the automotive industry for over 50 years. They work with some of the world's largest automotive manufacturers and, due to further investment are looking to improve the performance and reliability of their machinery.

This is a Monday to Friday, double days shift pattern (06:00 -14:00/14:00-22:00).

You will initially be responsible for providing a rapid response to breakdowns and failures. You will also be responsible for fitting new pieces of equipment onto ageing machinery in order to improve.
Another important aspect of the role will be contributing to repairs and servicing on a site that is predominantly reactive within maintenance. Finally, you will also be expected to perform basic facilities management maintenance & welding duties when called upon.

The ideal candidate for this opportunity will:
*Have previously worked within a maintenance capacity (e.g. Maintenance Fitter, Maintenance Engineer, or Mechanical Fitter)
*Worked within a heavy duty, fast paced manufacturing environment
*Be mechanically-biased and have basic electrical understanding
*Ideally apprentice trained with some educational/formal training and qualification supporting this
*Adaptable with a 'can do' attitude

In return, our client will be able to offer you a salary that is above the market rate, along with fantastic benefits and the opportunity to get involved with more strategic operational duties in the long term.

If you're looking to grow your career within a truly brilliant organisation, please don't hesitate to apply today!