Mechanical Fitter

Lilium Direct Ltd
Harlow, UK
07 Oct 2019
18 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Fitter

Job Type: Full-time, permanent

Location: Harlow, Essex

Salary: £24,000-£26,000

About us

We are a manufacturer and supplier of environmental monitoring equipment and laboratory apparatus. We are a small but well-established company with a global presence.

We are looking for a skilled and highly motivated individual to join our team as a Mechanical Fitter. Ideally the applicant should have experience working in mechanical assembly.

We are small team of only seven people, so the successful candidate will quickly gain exposure to the many facets of manufacturing. Dependent on performance, there will be scope for progression within the company.

Responsibilities - Mechanical Fitter
  • Build assemblies to the required quality and cost.
  • Perform other duties such as filing, deburring and lead work.
  • Support other engineers in the workshop.
  • Resolve any problems identified during the assembly process.
  • Work efficiently and methodically to meet deadlines.
  • Liaise with the sales team to assist in the creation of a production schedule
  • Maintain accurate records and files.
  • Work with the team to maintain high workmanship
  • Inspection and quality control.
  • Unpacking of supplier deliveries.
  • Stocktaking.

Experience (desirable)- Mechanical Fitter
  • Experience assembling mechanical instruments
  • Ability to read and understand general assembly drawings
  • Experience working with lathes, drills and surface grinders
  • Toolmaking
  • Engineering qualification (City & Guilds or equivalent)
  • Minimum 1-2 years' experience in mechanical fitting
  • Control systems and electronics

  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Ability to work as a team.
  • Ability to efficiently organize and plan work tasks to meet company goals.
  • Ability to answer technical questions from the sales team
  • Ability to deal with changing priorities.
  • Creative approach to problem-solving and troubleshooting.
  • Excellent critical thinking skills and a high level of numeracy.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • A willingness to accept responsibility and make decisions.
  • Disciplined and self-motivated to carry out repetitive tasks.

Benefits- Mechanical Fitter
  • Fun working environment
  • Opportunity to progress with a small growing company
  • Competitive Salary
  • Opportunity to perform various duties

Next Steps

To apply to our vacancy for a Mechanical Fitter, please click on Apply to upload your CV and cover letter.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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