Fabricator / Machines Assembler

The SmartList
40000.00 GBP Annual
01 Dec 2016
20 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Reference: TSLCB0733
Job title: Fabricator / Machines Assembler
Salary: Dependent on previous skills and experience
Location: Swineshead, Boston
Working hours: Permanent, full-time. 39 hours per week - overtime available

We are delighted to be working with a world leading manufacturer of machinery to the agricultural industry, offering more than 150 various machine types for potato, beet and vegetable technology across 120 countries.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Fabricator / Machine Assembler to support and strengthen the UK manufacturing team in Swineshead, Boston. As Fabricator / Machine Assembler you will be responsible for manual fabrication of mild steel components and assemblies for spare parts production, along with UK specific machine builds that will have bespoke, specialist applications for root vegetables. Machine assembly and parts installation will be a requirement of the role, with occasional small volumes of stainless steel fabrication for special builds.

This is a workshop based role with occasional on-site repairs at sites throughout the UK.

Requirements for Fabricator / Machine Assembler in Swineshead, Boston:
  • MIG and MMA fabrication of mild steel and stainless components
  • Operation of bandsaws, guillotines, pillar drills and iron workers
  • Pre-painting preparation of all fabrication work post welding
  • Fabrication administration duties
  • Part sourcing via Parts Department and literature

The ideal candidate for this role will be required to meet customer deadlines, reporting directly to the design department in a timely manner to allow ongoing builds to progress, while showing a proactive approach to maintaining material stock levels, tooling and equipment.

Key skills and qualifications:
  • Experience and welding certification
  • Experience of agricultural engineering and practices would be advantageous
  • Effective time management and communication skills
  • Understanding of engineering drawings
  • Lathe and milling machine experience
  • Experience of hydraulic and electrical systems would be advantageous

Are you the Fabricator / Machine Assembler we are looking for in Swineshead, Boston?

If yes, please click the "Apply" button today. You will be directed to a short online assessment to support your CV.