Assembly Technician

Posted 30 October by Q Personnel

Assembly Technician

This role is based in a fast paced, demanding production environment and would suit an experienced Mechanical Engineer with proven mechanical assembly skills who has a background in automotive assembly.

The successful candidate will be capable of reading from engineering drawings and have an understanding of hydraulic and mechanical fittings.

Responsibilities:

  • Assembling large mechanical components on a production line
  • Reading from schematics and engineering drawings
  • Mechanical assembly using a large range of tools such as bush drifts and torque wrenches
  • Assembling electrical and hydraulic fittings
  • Working to strict takt times
  • Adhering to Health & Safety procedures
  • Working to a very high quality using 5s and lean manufacturing

Experience/Person:

  • Must have previous experience in automotive or large machinery assembly
  • Mechanical engineering qualification
  • Knowledge of hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical fitting and installation
  • Must be able to read from schematics and engineering drawings
  • Must have proven experience in hand/bench fitting
  • Must have excellent work ethic, attendance record, time keeping and have a positive outlook
  • Must be able to work as part of a team or by own initiative

This is a temp to perm position, 40 hours a week Monday to Friday 8am-4.30pm. Overtime will be required and expected. Successful candidates will be required to be fully flexible between the hours of 7am-5pm and to work 2 out of 4 Saturdays, 6am-12pm.

Annual salary of £24-£28k inclusive of bonuses and overtime plus a generous package including a health cover scheme for dental, optician etc, 4% contributory pension and a Life Insurance Scheme after a 6 month probationary period.

If you would like to be considered for this role, please submit your CV in response to this advert if you have the relevant skills and requirements.

Required skills

  • Automotive Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Engineering drawings

Application questions

Have you previously worked in a similar role?
Do you have any Mechanical Engineering qualifications?
Are you a commutable distance from Milton Keynes?

Reference: 34023986

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