Machinist/Mechanical Fitter- Trainee Service & Build Engineer

BMR Solutions Technical Recruitment
10 Jan 2018
20 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Position: Service Engineer / Machine Builder
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 + O/T + Monthly Bonus + Company Car
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol
Hours: 08:00 – 17:00 Monday to Thursday // Finish at 16:30 Friday

The Company:

My Client specialises in the manufacture of hi-tech industrial machines. They supply to a wide range of industries in particular manufacturers of automotive and aeronautical components. Their products are manufactured at their site in Bristol and are distributed worldwide, with main markets being the UK, Europe, USA and Mexico. My client is part of a global group with 24 worldwide locations and employing 800 people throughout the organisation.

The Position:

Due to continued growth we are looking for an experienced electrical / mechanical engineer to join our team. The successful candidate will be taking on a split role consisting of:

·Building and testing of company machines at our factory in Bristol.
·The servicing of company machines, customer training and other related engineering services at customer’s factories throughout UK and the world.

Due to the markets we sell to the successful candidate will have to liaise with people from different cultural and working practices. The position is predominantly based in Bristol however travel within the UK and abroad will be required which can be up to 1 month at a time although usually only lasts for 2-5 days. It is essential for this role to have the ability to organise your own time, integrate within the team and provide excellent service to our customers. Please note training in all aspects of the machinery will be provided.

General Overview of Responsibilities:

·Building machines to include, mechanical assembly.
·Electrical integration.
·Machine testing.
·Fault finding.
·Problem solving.
·Machine servicing to include supervision of machine installation.
·Machine commissioning.
·Routine servicing.
·Customer training.
·Working in the UK and abroad.
·Out of hour’s technical support (rota).

Required Experience:

·Advanced mechanical or electrical skills
·Previous travel abroad would be beneficial
·Working knowledge of Allen Bradley controls advantageous
·Should be IT literate

Use of:

·General hand tools
·Powered hand tools

Qualifications - Apprentice trained