Mechanical Fitters

Posted 30/04/2024 by Hello Recruitment Associates

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Croydon, Greater London
£29,000 - £34,000/annum

Mechanical Fitters -   Engineering - Croydon up to £34k depending on experience 

Hello Recruitment are recruiting Mechanical Fitters within the Croydon workshop of a large engineering business.

Core responsibilities   

  • Disassembly, Cleaning, Inspection and Re-assembly of mechanical systems, particularly transmission systems, gearboxes and rotating equipment.
  • Use of precision measuring equipment to make decisions on passing/failing components
  • Use of overhead and Jib cranes to move heavy equipment safely
  • Use of basic workshop equipment such as air tools, abrasive wheels, hydraulic presses
  • Maintain good safety, quality and efficiency levels
  • Flexibility of skills to carry out testing, basic wiring and mechanical fitting
  • Maintain good housekeeping, awareness of and adherence to health and safety requirements
  • Involvement in improvement activities as required
  • Contribute to daily team stand up meetings
  • Ability to complete technical documentation as work progresses
  • To perform other duties as assigned from time to time

Professional Experience & Education  

  • Minimum four years mechanical fitting, preferably on transmission systems, gearboxes and rotating equipment
  • Preferably time-served apprentice trained or other relevant qualification
  • A good understanding of machining practices
  • Experience in safety critical environments such as Rail could be advantageous
  • A flexible approach to meet customer demands
  • Good manual dexterity to handle a number of mechanical fitting tasks
  • Ability to read and interpret Engineering Drawings
  • Good team player
  • Full understanding of English to work to detailed technical instructions and to be able to complete documentation accurately

Package Details:-

  • 36.5 working week; 07:00 – 15:00 Mon – Thurs and Fri 07:00 13:30
  • £29k – £34k (dependant on experience)
  • 20 days holiday (pro rata)
  • Annual Bonus (pro rata on year of joining)
  • Pensions 3% EE and 6% ER
  • Life Assurance
  • Salary/Bonus Sacrifice
  • Private Health Care
  • Dental Health Care
  • Cycle to work scheme
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Contract Length:
12 months
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