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28 days ago



6 month contract

My client is looking for 2 Fitters, to operate as a multi-skilled, adaptable worker to ensure maximum effectiveness and efficiency.

To have a full knowledge of processes and tools used with composites and metallics in the aircraft industry including but not limited to:

  • Setting structures in trim and assembly jigs
  • Drill/Ream/Countersink in panels with Vanmar tools
  • Fettling using appropriate tools and equipment
  • Mixing and used of adhesives and sealants
  • Percussion riveting
  • Treatment touch-up in localised areas on aluminium

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure parts are produced on a 'right first time' basis
  • Ensure that any calibrated equipment used is within date
  • Responsible for the timely completion of work tasks in line with Methods of Manufacture, Job Card and the logging of job progress in Single Point (Time Keeping System)
  • Responsible for highlighting any non-conformance to the Process Team Leader
  • Adhering to the requirements Methods of Manufacture and Quality Procedures
  • Compliance with all risk assessments and company Environment, Health & Safety procedures relevant to all work activities
  • Reporting of all incidents, accidents and near misses as per the company's procedure and implementation of identified corrective actions
  • Maintain good standards of housekeeping in designated work area(s)

Qualifications / Experience / Skills

Must have a recognised and relevant apprenticeship and have significant previous manufacturing experience in an aircraft production environment.

  • Ability to work to Methods of Manufacture
  • Must be capable of lone working and in small teams
  • Knowledge of Lean manufacturing principles and techniques with a willingness to support and contribute to the Clients continuous improvement initiative
  • Self-motivated team player with good communication skills

If you feel you would be suitable, please send in your CV

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