Mechanical Fitter

£23k - 32k per year + Bonus, Pension
27 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Mechanical Fitter - Nottingham My client is recognised internationally for the quality of their products, and has enjoyed sustained growth in sales across the world. As a result, we are now seeking to recruit a skilled Mechanical Engineer to join their existing Project Engineering team. On a daily basis, the Mechanical Engineer will be responsible for the build, testing and installation of complex special purpose machinery. The Mechanical Engineer must, therefore be fully conversant in mechanical assembly, machine building methods and the correct use of tools. Some experience of tool-making, turning or in the use of manual lathes etc. will be expected as there will be a need to make adjustments to parts or to fabricate one-off items. You will need to be able to accurately read mechanical engineering drawings as well as pneumatic, & ideally electrical schematics, all of which will be provided by the in-house design team. The machinery can take up to six months to build and the Mechanical Engineer will be responsible for the entire project, from Assembly, through to Testing, and finally Installation - which could be UK or international. The shop-floor environment is clean and professional, and the company is seeking an individual that will fit with their culture and ethos This is a permanent vacancy and an opportunity to join a highly successful company that invests in on-going training and offers excellent potential for future progression within the business. Envisaged first year earnings are in the region of £32,000 including basic salary, overtime and uplifts. Optrec Ltd specialise in the recruitment of skilled Engineers throughout the UK. We have been appointed by the client to provide Employment Agency services on their behalf. This job was originally posted as