Mechanical Fitter

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Mechanical Machine Fitter Bedford Area £good salary (To avoid market competition, our client's company policy does not allow the publishing of salaries) A highly reputable market leader in special purpose high-speed end of line machinery are now seeking a skilled and qualified mechanical fitter to help with the assembly of their machinery. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES: * To work as part of the machine build assembly team. * To fit and assemble sub-assemblies and incorporate these into complete machines. * To build pneumatic equipment used to control the machines and transport systems. * To ensure that all parts and assemblies are correctly fitted and assembled together in accordance with the agreed tolerances and procedures. * To set up and test completed systems in readiness for final testing. * Carry out routine maintenance and unplanned service work as and when required. SKILLS Skills required are those of a flexible mechanical fitter who, under supervision, will be involved with the building, set up and testing of our high-speed production machinery. General mechanical hand fitting skills Fitting bearings. Alignment of shafts. Marking out, drilling and tapping. Cutting forming and setting up for welding air rails (6mm stainless steel tube) Final straightening and fitting of air rails following welding. Pneumatic assembly and pipe work, working to pneumatic drawings. Building of sub-assemblies and incorporating these into complete machines. Experience in building assemblies and special purpose machinery Ensuring assemblies are built to drawing and are aligned correctly. Setting up and running of completed machines in readiness for final testing. Machining skills, although not part of the normal build process, the need for some turning and milling is occasionally required. Welding Skills (Stainless/Aluminium) desirable DESIRABLE * * Ideally served an apprenticeship with a complementary type business * Desirable to have had some Testing, installation and commissioning experience WORKING HOURS: Normal hours of work will be 7.45 a.m. to 4.15 p.m. Monday to Thursday with 30 minutes for lunch each day, and 7.45 a.m. to 12.45 p.m. on Friday. (Nominal 37 hours). When required, you will be expected to work any additional hours which may become necessary from time to time and will receive overtime payments in accordance with the agreed rates. For more information and to apply for this position, please send your CV with a covering email to explain why you feel you should be considered for this post. By sending us your CV, you are explicitly consenting to our processing of your data on a computer database to evaluate your application for employment. This processing will be carried out in accordance with the UK Data Protection Act 1998. By applying for this role you at this moment consent to us to work on your behalf. If you do not wish your CV to be sent to our client then you must clearly state this to us. iNTECH Recruitment act as both an employment agency for all permanent positions and as an employment business for temporary contract positions. Please note: All calls are recorded for training, quality and business purposes