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    £27050 per annum

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    Jacob Seward

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    25 days ago

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    Jacob Seward

Skilled Fitters live with one of our growing Engineering/Rail clients based in Staffordshire on a permanent basis.


As a Skilled Fitter you will be based on a salary of £27000+ based on a standard 40 hour working week Monday to Friday based on days. You will receive 25 days + 8 BH days.


Working hours Monday to Thursday 7am – 5pm and Friday 7am to 13:00. Our client drives for individual to be flexible to support key overtime when key projects are required to be completed and have a real passion for the work they carry out.


We are looking for individuals from a heavy HGV, Plant or forces background with good diverse cross over experience.


The primary services are to carry out mandatory services and associated repairs.


Key Responsibilities:

To have a good understanding of vehicle mechanical interfaces and repairs of vehicle components.

To be able to install / repair hydraulic systems.

To be able to fault find and carry out diagnostic investigation work.

Previous engine knowledge would be advantageous.

To overhaul of raft components.

To be able to understand schematic drawings.

To undertake training as and when required.

To work within a realistic timeframe.

To mentor trainees / apprentices when applicable.

To ensure that waste is disposed of in the correct manner.

To adhere to written or verbal instructions.


Background Experience:

· The ability to work within a changing environment with deadlines and short lead times.

· To adhere always to the company’s Health, Safety & Environmental instructions and requirements.

· Take on any other reasonable responsibilities or tasks that are within the employee's skills and abilities



· Recognised Mechanical Engineering apprenticeship or equivalent NVQ Level 3.


If you feel you hold the above skills and experience and keen to join a new company to drive your career further forwards as a Skilled Fitter please click apply.