Sheet Metal Fabricator / Fitter

The SmartList
Top rate of pay £16.00 per hour plus monthly bonus
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
LOCATION: Luton, Bedfordshire

JOB TITLE: Sheet Metal Fabricator / Fitter


SALARY & BENEFITS: Top rate of pay £16.00 per hour plus monthly bonus plus an annual performance based bonus, ample overtime (paid at time and a half), 25 days paid leave per annum. (20 days in the first year), modern and progressive working environment

WORKING HOURS: Monday to Friday, 07:30 – 16:30 plus ample overtime

THE COMPANY: Our client is a sub contract engineering company and has been providing engineering services and solutions to the Aerospace industry for over 25 years from its base in Luton, Bedfordshire.

Our client requires a fully skilled machinist with experience in setting and proving Fanuc based machining programs.

THE ROLE: A rare and exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Sheet Metal Fabricator / Fitter to join this well-established team of Engineers. The key purpose of the role is to manufacture components from sheet materials; mainly aluminium, to aerospace standards.

Key Responsibilities of a Sheet Metal Fabricator / Fitter to include:-

• General sheet metal work including forming and fastening operations, to aerospace standards, following engineering drawings and instructions from the Engineering Manager
• Setting and operating sheet metal equipment
• Finishing and fettling items as required using hand tools.
• General assembly of aerospace components

Please note this is not an exhaustive list of duties and you may be asked to carry out any additional duties as per management instruction.

THE CANDIDATE: The ideal candidate will have appropriate experience within the industry or have a time-served Apprenticeship as a Sheet Metal Fabricator. You must be a hard worker who is willing to work as part of a team, as well as working from your own initiative.

Key experience essential for the role of Sheet Metal Fabricator / Fitter based in Luton:

• Must live within a commutable distance of Luton, Bedfordshire
• Experience with power presses, Promecams and general bench mounted equipment and tooling is essential
• Proven experience within a manufacturing role
• Be comfortable reading technical drawings

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