Mechanical Bench Fitter

Job title : Mechanical Bench Fitter
Contract type : Permanent
Location : Uxbridge
Sectors :
Salary : £21000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Start date : ASAP
Duration : Permanent
Job Reference : SYN2013_1592308881
Contact name : Zac Pyne
Contact email :

Mechanical Bench Fitter

  • £21-25k
  • Normal days (Mon - Thurs & half day finish on Friday)
  • Industry leading pension
  • Overtime paid at time and a half

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic bench assembly technician to join our Engineering client near Uxbridge, Middlesex


To Assembly and inspect components and sub-assemblies in accordance with the quality standards and production schedule.

Using technical specifications, defined working methods and drawings to build components and sub-assemblies (e.g. power reels, timed units etc.) to required quality standards including.

    • Use kits of parts, hand tools and other equipment to complete assembly ensuring that all parts are fitted to required specification
    • Inspecting and testing of components and sub-assemblies to required tolerances and technical specification.

Using Component drawings and technical / process specifications identify and apply part numbers, drawing issues, and relevant ADR `s and surface finishes.

To monitor the fitness for purpose of tools and equipment and provide for their replacement and/or recalibration so that tools and equipment are in good condition and suitable for purpose at all times and in order to avoid damage of goods, property and harm to oneself or other employees.

Skills & Knowledge

  • Assembly and Fitting (m3/m4 bolts, 225 glue, torque wrench, rivet gun)
  • Building of complex assemblies and sub-assemblies
  • Basic grounding in H&S policies and procedures
  • Good understanding and interpretation of engineering drawings
  • Mechanical Apprenticeship desirable
  • Basic Computing skills
  • Use of hand tools and gauges

You must have unrestricted eligibility to live and work in the UK

We will endeavor to respond to all applicants, but if you do not receive a response within 5 working days, please consider yourself unsuccessful on this application.

Syntech Recruitment Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this position.

For all successful candidates, our client will undertake background security checks. As part of this, they will need to confirm your identity, employment history and address history to cover the past five years as well as your nationality, immigration status and criminal record. For positions that require Security Clearance, the successful candidate must hold or be willing to obtain security clearance up to the relevant level for the role.

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