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Semi-Skilled Mechanical Fitter

Posted 2 March by Reed Engineering Featured Ended
Department overview
The forge department has numerous processes dedicated to the manufacture of sword fencing blades from the raw material all the way through to the finished product.

Reporting to the Forge Manager
Over time, you will be shown how to set and operate the respective machinery for the different processes and products as well as run them in production.

Key duties
Setting of tools and machinery on both hot and cold work processes.
The manual handling of raw materials, process media and other related goods.
Quality inspection and process control.

Processes include:
Forging, upsetting, linishing, shot blasting / peening, heat treatment, laser engraving, vibro polishing, slotting.

As a minimum, the candidate must have passed an elementary level of English and maths.
Must demonstrate you can speak, read and write English as a primary function to be able to give and receive instructions and communicate effectively without confusion.

The role is suited best to candidates with a natural affinity for all things mechanical.
Must be physically fit and capable of lifting 25kg regularly and without any issues.
Should be nimble and dextrous with their hands and an eye for detail.
Be capable of producing a good repeatable quality work at an efficient sustainable rate.
Candidates must be keen to learn, with a ‘can do approach’.
Fundamentally believe in a culture of ‘continuous improvement’ and own their responsibilities with a passion.

Duration Permanent with a 12 worked week Probation Period = 60 working days, during which time you will be paid weekly through Reed Engineering

£9.00 - £10.58 an hour which equals £18,720 - £22000 per annum, depending upon skills and experience

Bonus: There is an annual companywide Christmas bonus.

Hours 40 Hours a week

Times Monday to Thursday 8:00am to 5:00pm with 15min break and 30 min lunch
Friday 8:00am to 2:00pm with one 15 min break in the morning

Holiday 20 days per annum plus the 8 Bank Holidays.

Benefits Company branded wear and PPE including safety shoes are provided and there is the obligatory state pension scheme only.

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business

Reference: 34245778

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