Main Purpose of the role: To carry out assembly and detail fitting of special purpose machinery.
The ideal candidate will also have experience in electrical fitting and panel wiring.
Key Accountabilities: *Assemble and fit the mechanical elements of machines, dealing with rectification work and engineering change as appropriate. *Lead projects appointed to you throughout the build stage on the shop floor. *Complete basic machining and fabrication of parts as necessary. *Maintain Production build documentation and complete forms as required by in-house procedures. *Liaise with in-house personnel as required to resolve build and design issues.
Qualifications or Functional Experience: *Engineering qualification (HNC/HND) or equivalent experience *Ability to read and understand engineering drawings
Skills, Knowledge, Experience: Essential: *Experience with building special purpose machinery *Good knowledge of mechanical principles *Experience with general machining Desirable: *Fitting pneumatics *Electrical wiring *Fabrication *Welding (MIG and TIG)
Personal Attributes: *Ability to work in a team environment with a positive attitude to maintain relationships with people *Excellent attention to detail and a right-first-time attitude *Good organisational and planning skills to meet agreed project timescales *Good verbal and communication skills *Problem solving abilities *Ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure