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  • Location

    Croydon

  • Sector:

    Rail

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £28000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Adam Marriott

  • Contact email:

    Adam.Marriott@txmrecruit.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    1332974922

  • Job ref:

    BH-28842

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-18

  • Startdate:

    2021-11-18

  • Consultant:

    Adam Marriott

If you are a Mechanical Fitter, this is an ideal opportunity to get into the rail industry working for a rapidly expanding Engineering company based in Croydon. They are currently seeking a Mechanical Fitter to join them on a permanent basis

 

As a Mechanical Fitter you will be working on a 36.5 hour working week Monday to Friday, with a salary banding of £28000.

 

We are looking for mechanical fitters who have experience on heavy commercial vehicles, precision measuring equipment and can interpret engineering drawings.

                                                                            

As a Mechanical Fitter, task will include:

· Disassembly, Cleaning, Inspection and Re-assembly of mechanical systems, particularly transmission systems, gearboxes, and rotating equipment.

· Use of precision measuring equipment to make decisions on passing/failing components

· Use of overhead and Jib cranes to move heavy equipment safely

· Use of basic workshop equipment such as air tools, abrasive wheels, hydraulic presses

· Maintain good safety, quality, and efficiency levels

· Flexibility of skills to carry out testing, basic wiring, and mechanical fitting

 

Requirements for a Mechanical Fitter would be:

· Minimum four years mechanical fitting, preferably on transmission systems, gearboxes, and rotating equipment

· Preferably time-served apprentice trained or other relevant qualification

· A good understanding of machining practices

· Experience in safety critical environments such as Rail could be advantageous

 

Benefits for the Mechanical Fitter role include:

· 20 days holiday (pro rata)

· Annual Bonus (pro rata on year of joining)

· Life Assurance 3 x Salary

· Pensions 3% EE and 6% ER

· Private Health Care

· Dental Scheme

 

If you are a Mechanical Fitter and looking for your next exciting opportunity, contact me now to discuss further.