Workshop Fitter

Job title : Workshop Fitter
Contract type : Permanent
Location : Uxbridge
Sectors :
Salary : £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Start date : ASAP
Job Reference : SYN273020a_1659610613
Contact name : Zac Pyne
Contact email :

Workshop Fitter

Salary: £24k - £28k per annum
Hours of work: 37hrs per week (8am - 5pm Mon to Thurs & 8am - 12noon Friday)
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Uxbridge, UB9
Benefits include: Overtime at 1.5x per hour, Exceptional pension scheme, On-site Parking, 25 days holiday + BH

Our clint, a world-renowned aerospace and defence manufacturing business are currently looking for a Workshop Fitter to add to their ever-growing manufacturing team.
The successful applicant will be assembling aerospace parts using engineering drawings and riveting techniques.

Workshop Fitter duties:

  • Follow all health, safety and environmental procedures and regulations, maintaining a safe, clean, and tidy work area including all tools and issued workwear.
  • Carry out various mechanical assemblies following engineering drawings & using hand tools.
  • Use of both machine and hand riveting techniques.
  • Bonding materials with adhesives (loctite, araldite)
  • Maintain a professional approach and attitude to all service jobs to promote the image and reputation of the company

Workshop Fitter Profile

  • Experienced in hand riveting and machine riveting (essential)
  • Be able to work to engineering drawings (essential)
  • Prior assembly experience in a manufacturing environment (essential)
  • Sheet metal experience is beneficial
  • Experince with use of adhesives is beneficical (loctite, araldite)
  • Good communication skills
  • The ability to perform your own quality checks using mechanical measurement equipment
  • Time served apprenticeship or equivalent qualification (ideally)

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

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