Mechanical Fitter - Timber

Recruiter
PSI Recruitment
Location
Kidderminster
Posted
01 Sep 2017
Closes
19 Oct 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

We are recruiting for an experienced Mechanical Fitter to join a well-established Timber manufacturer. The company is the UK's leading manufacturer of machine rounded products and supplies to agricultural, utility, commercial and landscaping sectors.

They are based in the Kidderminster sawmill within 25 acres as their main site and its from here that all timber is manufactured and finished using sustainable raw materials.

The position is permanent and you would be required to have a minimum of 3 years Mechanical experience and ideally have worked in the Timber industry.

Duties include:

Preventative & reactive maintenance on heavy, industrial machinery (such as farming machinery, debarkers, Probst rounding machines)

Operating saw mills and other heavy equipment (such as mechanical hydraulics) and a variety of hand tools

Working efficiently to ensure that all repairs and maintenance is done accurately and within a timely manner

Skills/experience:

Previous experience of working in a similar environment and of industrial, heavy machinery

General welding experience is required

Good hand dexerity and attention to detail

Pro-active and able to carry out duties with minimal supervision

Other:

You will be working within a team of 3, but independantly

If you hold an apprenticeship, membership cards (such as CSCS) ot other qualifications, that would be beneficial

Due to location, you must be able to drive and have own transport

Hours are: 8pm to 6am Mon to Thurs and salary is dependant on experience