Mechanical Assembly Fitter

Location Wetherby
Job Type Contract
Salary £16 - 20 per hour
Contact Luke Corr
Call 0113 243 7373
Reference 12090444

Skilled Assembly Fitter (mechanical bias)

Wetherby, North Yorkshire

£16.00 - £20.00p/h DOE


I am working with a key client in North Yorkshire (close to the A1), who are looking for a Skilled Mechanical Fitter 3-month contract, with the opportunity for that to be extended further workload dependant. You will assist with fitting and assembly activities, working on a day shift, with the potential of overtime.


For this position, you will require to conduct the following duties:

  • Ability to read complex engineering drawings to tight tolerances

  • Assemble, fit all aspects mechanically to ensure fit for purpose

  • Ability with high volume parts and moving components etc for complex automated machinery build

  • Ensure all paperwork/job cards are filled out correctly and part lists are correct

The successful person will need to have the following attributes:


  • Good experience with LEAN, 5’s and Continuous Improvement principles

  • A strong team player

  • Experience within a special purpose or automated machinery environment into pharma and FMCG environemnts

  • Strong communication skills, with a keen eye for Health, Safety and Quality.

  • You will ideally be apprentice trained with a mechanical engineering/apprentice trained background

The benefits of this position:

  • An opportunity to establish yourself with a leading engineering company as a regular contractor

  • State of the art facilities

  • Good shifts working Monday to Friday etc.

I am looking to speak to talented maintenance engineers and who are looking for a rewarding and challenging contract position. For more information please contact Luke Corr, Principal Contracts Consultant at ATA Recruitment.

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