Mechanical Assembly Operative

  • Location

    Melksham, Wiltshire

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Technical, Industrial & Driving

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  • Salary:

    £10.21 - £13.57 per hour

  • Contact:

    Andrea Young

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Mechanical Assembly Operative
£10.21 - £13.57 p/h (Includes shift allowances)
Days / Nights - Shifts

Are you an experienced Mechanical Assembly Operative immediately available, who is looking for their next contract opportunity?
How would you like to work within a global company assisting in the fitting and assembly of safety critical products?

My client are world leaders in rail braking systems for various blue-chip clients globally, and due to a busy order book they are looking to recruit an experienced Operative to join their friendly and diverse team on a long-term contract basis. You will be required to work from engineering drawings, and have proven experience using all basic hand tools including torque wrench.

Person Specification

  • Proven experience working with a wide variety of hands-on tools and general workshop machinery
  • Ability to read an interpret engineering drawings

The successful candidate must be able to work manually and be willing to work shifts and overtime. Training alongside their permanent staff initially on days this position will then move onto a 12-hour shift rotation of days /nights.

Candidates who have held the following job titles are well suited to these roles: Vehicle Mechanic, Vehicle Technician, Motor Mechanic, Mechanical Engineer, Mechanical Assembler

This role offers an immediate start for the right candidate

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