Assembly Operative - Mechanical

18500.00 - 18541.00 GBP Annual
25 Apr 2019
22 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Assembly Operative - Mechanical

Location: Knutsford, Cheshire

Perpetual Partnerships are working with a family owned manufacturer client on their search for an Assembly Operative - Mechanical to be part of our client's site in their Knutsford Head Office.

Most important about the successful Assembly Operative is an open-mindedness, willingness to provide colleagues with the highest levels of support and a genuine desire to assist a successful team in achieving an ever-increasing demand for its products. You will enjoy working on a friendly, busy shop floor within a challenging environment.

Skills and Experience Required

Good experience gained as a Mechanical Assembly Operative is ESSENTIAL. Electrical experience would be a bonus.

The ideal candidate will also have the following skills and experience:

* Manual dexterity to handle small components

* An aptitude to use hand tools

* Basic computer skills

About the role

* Producing a variety of Electrical looms using both samples and computer based diagrams

* Terminating cables using a variety of terminations including crimps

* Completing electrical assemblies involving PCB's, looms and various types of switches

* Testing Electrical assemblies using both 'off the shelf' and in-house developed test equipment

* Building and testing of a range of different components, working to a high level of detail

* Completion of Test Certificates and Packing Sheets as necessary

In return

The successful Assembly Operative - Mechanical can expect a competitive package including a company pension and death-in-service benefit. You will be put on a comprehensive in-house training programme to get you fully up-to-speed with the wide range of products manufactured and there are opportunities for progression for hard working and enthusiastic members of the team. On-going support will be provided to ensure you maintain the company's high standards.

We offer:

* 39 hours per week. Monday - Thursday 8am - 5pm, Friday 8am - 1pm

* 22 days holiday per year, plus statutory bank holidays

* Pension scheme

* 2 years' death-in-service benefit from day one of employment until age 65

We operate a GBP1000 refer a friend scheme so if you aren't interested then recommend a friend and earn yourself GBP1000! Please enquire for further details. If this position is of interest then please contact Lindsey on (phone number removed) to discuss in more detail.

Perpetual Partnerships is part of the Cygnet Group of engineering companies based in Northwich and specialise in providing the best quality contract and permanent candidates to the engineering, manufacturing, energy and built environment markets