Mechanical Assembler

28 Jul 2018
25 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description

Mechanical Assembler - Permanent/full-time - Up to GBP10.25 per hour

Are you experienced in mechanical assembly work?

Are you a competent user of air tools and rivet guns?

Can you work permanently in the Southend, Essex, area?

An established and successful design and manufacturing business in the Southend-On-Sea area of Essex, has a new permanent job opportunity for a Manufacturing Operative with proven mechanical assembly skills and experience.

What does the opportunity offer?

  • Competitive hourly rate up to GBP10.25 per hour
  • Generous 32 days paid holidays (24 days, plus Bank Holidays)
  • Excellent additional benefits (e.g. generous company pension scheme, life assurance, healthcare)
  • Overtime paid above core hours
  • Full time hours (Mon-Fri) with early finish every Friday at 1pm
  • Permanent role within an established and professional manufacturing business
  • Opportunities to train, develop new skills and progress your career over time
  • Free access to local gym
  • Free parking

The role:

  • Production of mechanical assemblies, minor and major, and riveted structures
  • Applying Velcro/material covers over assemblies and packing them ready for dispatch,
  • The stripping down and repair of customer returned products,
  • Responsible for ensuring that a high standard of housekeeping and workshop safety is maintained

The candidate:

  • An understanding of engineering drawings & ability to use hand tools for fabrication (e.g. air tools, rivet gun, pliers etc)
  • Must have prior riveting experience
  • Minimum of GCSE (or equivalent) grade C in both English and Maths
  • Engineering/manufacturing related experience, ideally apprenticeship served
  • Living within a reasonable commute to Southend (Essex) or willing to relocate.
  • Able to live and work in the UK without restriction

Please send a CV detailing relevant experience and including full contact details for immediate and confidential consideration.

If you are interested in applying then please do so as soon as possible because once the right candidate has been found this opportunity will be closed.

Don't delay...apply today!

We look forward to hearing from you.