Mechanical Fitter - Cavendish Nuclear

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    Leicester, Leicestershire

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    Jed Williams

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    7 months ago

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Mechanical Fitter

Whetstone, Leicester


Based at our manufacturing facility at Whetstone, we are looking for proactive, dedicated and enthusiastic technicians to join our team. The work scope covers assembly of a wide variety of equipment from small sub-assemblies to large process plant.

Individuals are required to be conscientious, have an eye for detail and ability to spot and report issues which may become future problems. Safety, quality and reliability are key elements in everything we do due to the nature of the equipment.

Role Responsibilities

  • Work hands on as part of the assembly team to assemble and test products.
  • Follow a defined process accurately.
  • Work within the Production Engineering team and other internal functions to continuously identify design, process and efficiency improvements.
  • Ensure that production documentation is correctly recorded and is kept up to date.
  • Effective communication with the Cell Leader(s) to maintain maximum efficiency of the Cell(s).
  • Work as part of the team to ensure work is completed to required timescales, output and quality targets.
  • Involved in the implementation and maintenance of lean manufacturing philosophies.

Experience Requirements

  • Time-served (apprentice-trained) NVQ, or equivalent.
  • Experienced of working on complex mechanical assemblies to tight tolerances.
  • Experience in the assembly of rotating machinery and the use of precision measuring equipment would be an advantage.

Academic Requirements

  • Accredited Apprenticeship, NVQ or equivalent, which demonstrates the practical and theoretical standards required.

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