Mechanical Fitter

ATA Recruitment
08 Mar 2018
16 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Fitter / Assembly Technician – Material Handling Machinery

Based in Gloucester
3 Month Contract – Possibility for Extensions

£12 - £16 per hour with overtime rates

Business Overview

This company have a proven track record in providing advanced engineered solutions to the Bulk Material Handling industry. They design and manufacture a variety of special purpose machinery from scratch and are constantly seeking to advance the technology used in their products.

They have been established for over 50 years and still operate as a family run business. They are a stable business and have a really promising order book which has resulted in the need to increase the number of hands on engineers by 50% over the next 2 months.

Day to day responsibilities of the Assembly Technician

100% mechanical assembly and fitting

Working from Engineering drawings

Assembling sectioned machinery such as conveyors and bailers

Washing and Cleaning down machines, equipment, vehicles and products

Part assembly of metal components – nuts and bolts assembly

Adhere to the company’s quality standards

Reporting of stock shortages, poor quality stock and any changes noticed

What the company are looking for in an Assembly Technician

Previous experience in the assembly of mechanical machinery

Industries could include machinery build, automotive, power generation, process.

Capability to read engineering drawings – predominately assembly & sub-assembly drawings

Flexible approach to all tasks – willing to get stuck into a wide range of duties

Ideally a mechanical qualification

Good work ethic

Benefits of working for this company

Lots of overtime available – averaging 55 hours a week in total

Monday – Thursday: 07.30am – 16.45pm

Full order book for the foreseeable future

Opportunity for progression and continuous development


To apply to this vacancy or to enquire about any other of the opportunities ATA has to offer please call (Apply online only) and ask for Dannie Needham

Alternatively, please send your CV to or visit (url removed) to see all of our current vacancies.

You must be eligible to live and work in the UK to be considered, we do not provide sponsorship

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