Toolmaker / Mechanical Fitter

Location
Leicester
Salary
£25,000 - £27,000 pa depending on experience
Posted
30 May 2018
Closes
27 Jun 2018
Ref
OR/SG/0518TMF
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Toolmaker / Mechanical Fitter
Leicester

Our client specialises in the design and manufacture of jigs & fixtures for CNC and conventional machines, from manual to complex hydraulic/pneumatic fixtures and special purpose machines. With over 30 year's industry experience they are well known throughout the automotive, pump and bearing industries for our turnkey projects with many of the leading machine tool companies.

Due to retirement they are seeking an experienced Toolmaker / Mechanical Fitter to join them at their Leicester site.

Salary: £25,000 - £27,000 per annum depending on experience

Hours of work: 7.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Thursday & 7.30am to 12.30pm Friday

Duties:

  • Work from engineering drawings
  • Prepare raw materials prior to despatch to sub contract machine shops.
  • Finish work returned from sub contract machine shops.
  • To use lathes, mills, drilling machines and general workshop fabrication tools.
  • Assemble all parts and ensure jig or fixture is working correctly before despatch to customer.
  • Maintenance of existing plant & machinery

Required Skills:

  • Solid knowledge of and experience in the use and maintenance of manual grinding, milling and turning machines.
  • Fitting / assembly
  • Competent in reading and interpreting engineering drawings
  • Effective communicator
  • Tidy and efficient

Please submit your details online today for immediate consideration.