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Assembly Fitter

  • Salary: £27000 - £29000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Bristol
  • Sector: Mechanical Engineering
  • Date posted: 16/11/2018
  • Job reference: BBBH91167

Assembly Fitter
£29,000 per annum
Excellent Benefits
37 hrs/wk, Mon-Fri
Overtime Available
Permanent, Full-time
Bristol Based

I am recruiting an experienced Mechanical Assembly Fitter to work with a FTSE 250 Engineering Support Services Organisation in Bristol. This role functions within their Marine and Technology Division, which provides vital engineering services to key clients, such as the Royal Navy.

You will be working within a light, medium and heavy engineering environment with varied tasks in a diverse position. Main duties include detail fitting and assembly of naval and marine defence equipment and other associated duties including lifting, slinging and support to other production departments as required.

Responsibilities:

  • Use of hand, mechanical and hydraulic assembly tools.
  • Light, medium and heavy assembly work on assemblies and sub-assemblies to close tolerances.
  • Drilling and tapping to close tolerances. Fettling to close tolerances with hand and pneumatic tools.
  • Work from technical drawings including geometric tolerances.
  • Working at height and confined spaces.
  • Lifting and slinging of items using heavy cranes up to 30T.


Required Skills and Experience/Qualifications:

  • Time served apprenticeship in mechanical engineering or equivalent qualifications.
  • Fitter experience within a heavy engineering environment
  • Team player who can work well in a close knit team.
  • Be self-motivated.
  • Be methodical with good attention to detail.
  • Be used to working to tight deadlines.
  • Work well in a team.
  • Be safety conscious.


We offer the supportive environment you would expect from a multinational organisation: 25 days holiday entitlement plus 8 public holidays, money purchase pension scheme with life assurance, share ownership scheme, Occupational Health services and ongoing career development opportunities.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leading organisation and progress your career in an interesting environment. If you are looking for your next opportunity, please either apply online or contact Beshley Isaacs on 0117 9309 723 or at .

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