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Salary: £13.59 - 13.59 per hour

Location: Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Job Type: Temporary

Date Listed: 14 Mar 2022

Reference: 5263- LR1

A world-leading manufacturing company are seeking an experienced Fitter/assembler to join their team in Leamington Spa.

They are renowned for providing customers with the best products and they are now looking for an enthusiastic, reliable individual to help drive this forward

WORKING HOURS:

38 hours a week – Day’s hours for the temporary part of the role, moving onto late shifts when you are taken on permanently.

Will be working day shifts for training for the first 12 weeks -Day’s hours 8-5 Monday-Thursday 8-12 Friday

Then will be moving on to rotating weekly shifts – 06.00-14.30 Monday to Thursday/06.00-12.00 Friday then 14.30-23.00 Monday to Thursday/12.00-18.00 on Friday

Job Type: 12-week Temp to permanent

Salary: £13.59 per hour/Shift allowance is £20.79 per hour

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Uses own skills and hand-held tools to assemble painted steel components and supplier components in an efficient manner to maximise production
  • Operates all equipment in a safe manner and reports hazards associated with the equipment or its operations to the Fitting Shop Team Leader
  • Produces finished sub-assemblies and machines to the required quality standard
  • Self-inspects own work to set quality standards
  • Follows required procedures that are provided to assist in the assembly process
  • Maintains and produces a level of output that will minimise production delays
  • Cleans and maintains an orderly work area
  • Communicates effectively with other workers in the process workflow
  • Assists others in the area when needed

 THE IDEAL CANDIDATE:

  • Knowledge of vehicle hydraulic systems
  • Knowledge of vehicle electrical systems
  • Good mechanical skills
  • Ability to read and work to drawings and standard operating procedures
  • Physical ability to work in awkward positions such as kneeling, lying down and overhead
  • Ability to climb and work from a ladder or platform
  • Ability to operate hand-held tools, including air operated wrenches
  • Trained in the use of overhead cranes
  • Mechanical apprenticeship training is preferred but not essential
  • Previous experience in the assembly of components for heavy industry or off-road vehicles


Candidates must have their own transport