Mechanical Fitter - Huddersfield

West Yorkshire
Engineering & Manufacturing
Mechanical Fitter
Display Salary:
£13.00 + Overtime
Date Posted:
15 Jun 2018
Vacancy Type:
Temporary to Permanent
Job Description
Job Title :  Mechanical Fitter
Our client based in Huddersfield is privately owned and have been a market leader in their industry for over 100 years.

The role requires a high degree of flexibility and adaptability to handle the varied tasks that often arise from assembly and refurbishment projects.  When necessary, the M/F is expected to work the necessary hours to complete a project on time.

Inspection, measurement and reporting

Precision fitting of intricate components, e.g. bearings, bushes, seals etc.

Basic testing and mechanical fault finding of machinery

Understanding of issued associated with re-use of components in terms of safety and reliability

Gain a basic understanding of motors, drives and instrumentation

Understand the safe operation of machinery, e.g. guarding, interlocks, vibration etc.

Visit customers’ sites for the purposes of installation, commissioning or refurbishment

Work unsupervised using own initiative

Maintain accurate records of activities and expenses

Participation in self / colleague inspection including non-destructive testing, such as dye penetrant testing, when required

Gain a working understanding of the WinMan computer system to check that the correct issue drawings are being used

Advise supervision of problems encountered during the assembly process, including method or design issues using the QC1 continuous improvement forms and database

Advise supervision of defective or problematic equipment or tooling

You will be apprentice trained and working on rotating machinery and gearboxes, operating a dynamic balancing machine and involved with general repair,machine building and refurb of machinery.
Any machining skills,fettling,or drilling experience would be beneficial.
Working day shift of Mon - Thurs 7.30 am - 4 pm and Fri 12.30 pm with overtime available.
This is a temporary to permanent position.