Hydraulic Fitter

Job Type:
Job reference:
23 days ago

Title: Hydraulic Fitter

Location: Coventry

Duration: 6 Months

Rate: £18.26

Specific Accountabilities

  • To perform the tasks required to assemble/disassemble/test/repair hydraulic and electric wheel & brake assemblies, including sub-assemblies.
  • To build and dismantle hydraulic and electric wheel & brake assemblies according to agreed procedures.
  • To clean wheels, brakes, and sub-components, operating all machinery involved with cleaning.
  • To perform appropriate repairs/replacement of components.
  • To proof and porosity test hydraulic brake and sub-assemblies using isopropyl alcohol, air, skydroll, DTD 585 etc.
  • To perform testing on electric brake assemblies and sub-assemblies to include dielectric, insulation resistance, bonding, motor phase testing and functional testing.
  • Check that correct component parts are being used in the assembly process as per drawing requirements and ensure that the correct consumables (grease, adhesives, lubricants etc) are used
  • The identification of wheel & brake assemblies and sub-assemblies by hand stamping/dot peening/vibro peening etc.
  • Check balancing of wheels/hub sub-assemblies and the fitting of correction weights by drilling hubs and hand tapping holes.

General Requirements & Accountabilities

  • To attend and contribute to Daily Layered Accountability (DLA) meetings and to support the ongoing progression of MPS within a HPC environment.
  • Ability to work within and contribute to a team type approach of working and participate in the continual improvement process essential for the ongoing development of the cell.
  • Individual Process Control (PC) stamping (or electronic equivalent) of planning cards to certify inspection / quality conformance of the product being processed & that the correct process technique was followed.
  • To maintain component traceability of parts throughout the manufacturing process & reporting of any documentation errors to supervision.
  • Responsible for the associated paperwork that supports the manufacturing documentation required for the product being processed.
  • To maintain good housekeeping and 6-S in the work area.
  • To clean and perform first line maintenance on machinery / equipment used.
  • Comply with company and HS&E procedures.
  • To ensure compliance with any regulations for the control of technical data (i.e. DFARS, ITAR etc).
  • Undergo training if required in order to perform particular aspects of this role.
  • Jobholder may be requested to train others on the tasks associated with this role.
  • The working of shift patterns may be required to meet on-going business requirements.
  • Carry out special duties as assigned.
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