Assembly Fitter

Due to an increase in workload, we are recruiting 50 Assembly Fitters for my client based in Shipley.

These roles are fixed term contracts for 12 months (but there is a good chance these will go permanent).



The annual salary will be £26113.00 the hours are 37.5 per week on shifts with a further 21.25% shift premium working double days 6 -2 and 2-10 which takes it to a basic of £31660.00 plus overtime, bonus pro rata which has paid out up to 2k for the past 2 years, Westfield Health Care and Pension.



Job purpose


To assemble and test machinery and equipment with the use of engineering drawings, machine build books and SOP's, producing quality work to the required standard in a safe manner following company procedures.



Duties


Assembly and testing of can making equipment to meet customer requirements.


Delegation and support of non-complex tasks to semi-skilled team mates


Ensure all documentation is up to date and legible


Ensure workplace standards are adhered to


Carry out Operator Asset Care tasks


Report any hazards that may cause harm to yourself or a colleague


Audit work areas to company 5's standards


Carry out any cleaning pit-stops at the proposed time efficiently and effectively


Escalate any parts, drawing, routings and machine Faults


Participate in investigations to determine non-conformance (5Y/8D)


Document any data relevant to associated tasks


Ensure that Stock control procedures are adhered to at all times


Participate in any continuous improvement initiatives and provide constructive feedback to the improvement team


Communicate with operators from other shifts and carry out effective end of shift handovers


Provide on-the-job training to apprentices and new employees



Knowledge


Hand skills


Engineering measuring equipment


Quality systems and procedures.


Math, Problem solving, Mechanical and technical skills


Excellent attention to detail


Basic Lean principles



Experience


Minimum of two years' experience in the assembly and testing of OEM (original equipment manufacturer) machinery


Combined education and on-the-job training within an engineering background.



Skills


Apprentice trained engineer (NVQ 3 or equivalent qualification minimum)


Mechanical and Technical Flexibility


Ability to work unsupervised




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