Mechanical Fitter

JOB TITLE:      Mechanical Fitter

SALARY:          Competitive

HOURS:           37½ hours per wk – Mon – Thurs 0815 – 1700/ Fri 0815 – 1245  (Overtime hours possible)

LOCATION:      Norwich, NR7

Are you an experienced Mechanical fitter who is looking for a change?  Are you craving a new challenge where no day or task is the same?  If so, you are the candidate for us!

ABOUT THE ROLE:

We are growing our operations team and have several brand-new Mechanical Fitter roles available.  These positions are a pivotal part of the team and will be responsible for the mechanical assembly of a range of world class products.

To be a successful candidate for our Mechanical Fitter roles you need to have excellent fitting and bench fitting skills to ensure the equipment is manufactured to the highest of industry standards.

The main responsibilities will include:

  • Required to build / manufacture items from component level to sub-assembly level through to assembly of complete systems
  • Required to receive work instructions from your Team Leader and ensure your time is booked to the correct cost code using the company’s ERP system
  • Any other such duties that may be reasonably compatible with the nature and scope of the role

ABOUT THE PERSON:

To be a successful candidate for this role you must be able to demonstrate the below attributes and skillsets:

  • Proven experience in a similar role as a mechanical fitter/ machine builder or assembly technician
  • Be educated to a minimum of NVQ / City & Guilds level 3 in a relevant discipline or completed a recognised apprenticeship
  • Able to read and fully understand technical engineering drawings for assembly and component parts
  • Must have superb bench fitting skills using a variety of hand and electric tools
  • Be able to use a selection of manual machine tools such as Lathes, Milling Machines, Surface Grinders and Pedestal Drills, working to tight tolerances
  • Have the ability to use precision measurement equipment such as Micrometers, Vernier’s and SlipGauges
  • Experience in using lifting and slinging equipment
  • Be a good team player with the ability to work using own initiative when required
  • Have the aptitude to produce workmanship to the highest industry standards

If you’re ready to take the next step in your career and be a part of a company that values your skills and contributions, we encourage you to apply for our Mechanical Fitter position today by contacting recruitment@msi-dsl.com.