Mechanical Engineering Technician

Recruiter
Clear Quality Recruitment LTD
Location
Barnstaple
Posted
03 Jul 2018
Closes
09 Aug 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client has gained the reputation for producing some of the world's most innovative and inspiring architectural hardware; design led they currently export to the USA, Europe, Australia and the Far East. They currently have a fantastic opportunity for a candidate to join them in a very busy and varied role. The person will be working as an Exhibition Stand Builder In-House / Metal Finisher / Machine Operator / Bench Fitter. The role is challenging and varied and would suit someone with general carpentry and metalworking skills who has also worked in manufacturing and warehouses – someone who has good all-round DIY Skills. This is a rare opportunity to work in a very positive and friendly environment, so if you have a mature and energetic personality and the right skills for this position … then we would like to hear from you!

About the job…

The Mechanical Engineering Technician will have a varied role including: Exhibition Stand Building in-house / Metal Finishing / Machine Operating / Bench Fitting will be responsible for a wide range of duties and will be a positive person who is happy to be flexible and adaptable in their work. The duties will be varied but will include:

Display Board construction x approximately 250 per year and many more.
• Working with existing craftsman to measure, lay out and fix door handles, etc to display boards for customers to present.
• Production of display boards and exhibition equipment.

Metal work machining.
• Cutting and milling of brass work, experience would be very beneficial but not essential.
• This part of the job will develop over time.
• Use of machine tools including experience of precision measuring equipment.

Other duties would include:
• Machining of component parts using:
o Pedestal drill
o Compact milling machine
o Linishing machine
o Grindstone
o Power hacksaw
o Power handtools
• Planishing / Vapour blasting.
• Machine maintenance and repairs.
• Factory building fabric and plant maintenance and repairs.
• Assembly and bench fitting of product.

The Right Person…

• Skills of hand and bench fitting essential.
• Carpentry or general building skills an advantage as would be any engineering metal work skills.
• Punctual and hardworking. Good problem solver, ability to think on their feet.
• Organised, tidy and keen eye for detail.
• Good sense of humour, ability to get on well with others, very important.

Package…

• Excellent salary of £22k + bonus.
• Hours 8am to 4.30pm (half hour lunch) Flexible during exhibition builds.

This really is a wonderful opportunity for someone who is looking for a permanent position within a growing and successful company. Send your CV to Claire at CQR by clicking APPLY NOW. Our aim is to be an equal opportunities employer. We welcome all applications regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, sex or sexual orientation, disability, age, religion or belief. CQR will consider all applications solely on merit

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