Mechanical Assembler

12.00 - 13.00 GBP Hourly + GBP12 - GBP13/hour Overtime
24 Apr 2019
27 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Are you looking for immediate work but would like to work for a world-class manufacturing environment? Previously had experience with mechanical assembly of parts from engineering drawings? Then we want to hear from you!

The client specialize in the manufacture and supply of fire suppression systems in a mixed model value stream environment, distributing their products globally through various networks. The site is a huge complex with modern manufacturing facilities/equipment, employing 1000's of staff globally through their UK, European and USA sites. The company is committed to operational excellence through the use of Kaizen, Lean, Six Sigma and global sourcing practices.

In return, the position offers an hourly rate of GBP12.50 p/h, plus overtime at Time & 1/3 weekday, Time & 1/2 Saturday, plus holidays accrued weekly, and the opportunity of further contract extensions for the right person.

Duties for the role include -

* Mechanical assembly of pumps & products used in fire suppression industries.

* Build Sub-Assemblies for use in upstream processes.

* Use of pillar drills, band saws, fly presses and various hand tools / air tools

* Fault identification & rectification using a variety of engineering & manufacturing skills.

* Product testing to confirm performance & satisfy legal/company requirements.

* Paint Spraying of Pumps and other equipment within a spray booth

* Masking off, spraying, curing and drying of products

* Work in a variety of areas within manufacturing to support the business.

* Work overtime in line with customer demand & business requirements.

We would love to hear from candidates with previous experience in any of the following roles

* Mechanical Assembly, Technical Assembly, prototype engineer, production operative

* Must be able to carry out Quality inspection and testing of all own work

* Be able to work from CAD drawings and technical diagrams

* Ability to work under pressure but still work to very high standards.

Working hours are 37.5hrs per week, 7:30am - 4:15pm Mon to Thurs, with a 12pm Finish on Friday

The position is initially a 12 week temporary contract, however depending on the candidate the role may be extended or potentially lead to a permanent contract.

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities