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Toolroom Fitter (Precision Engineering)

Toolroom Fitter (Precision Engineering)

Up to £17.70 ph negotiable + extensive overtime + Progression + Training + Pension + Half Day Friday


Are you a Mechanical Fitter with experience of precision engineering principals looking to join an innovative and highly skilled team, that is consistently providing unique products for clients across the globe, with access to leading technology and diverse projects?

This company is a leader in designing and fabricating unique, bespoke machinery and providing innovative engineering solutions. With three decades of experience, they deliver cost-effective services to the highest industry standards. Located in Chorley, they cater to diverse clients ranging from small businesses to multinational corporations and governments, creating unique tools, products, and even life-saving medical machinery.

Generally, your responsibilities will include examining drawing and specifications to ensure the right practices and procedures are followed. Working in a precision engineering environment you will have a thorough understanding of engineering processes and procedures and be well placed to positively advise your engineering colleagues.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be involved in projects that have a real-world impact, such as developing components for critical applications in aerospace, medical, and defence industries. As an employee, you will have the satisfaction of knowing that your work contributes to projects that make a meaningful difference in various sectors.

The Role:

  • Examine drawings and specifications to determine appropriate method and sequence of operations
  • Marks out reference points using measuring instruments
  • Operate hand and machine tools to shape workpieces to specifications and checks accuracy of machining
  • Excellent knowledge of engineering practices and procedures with an understanding of grinding
  • Excellent ability to read and understand engineering drawings
  • Maintaining effective communication with clients and engineering teams
  • Monday to Thursday 7.30am – 4pm (Friday 12.30 Finish)

The Person:

  • Experienced toolroom fitter from an engineering or manufacturing background
  • Looking to join an exciting company that values their staff.
  • Commutable to Chorley

If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV.

Reference Number: BBBH

Keywords: Mechanical Fitter, Toolroom fitter, Tool Maker, Grinding, Engineering Drawings, Toolroom Engineer, Tool Engineer

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates. The salary advertised is a guideline for this position. The offered renumeration will be dependent on the extent of your experience, qualifications, and skill set.

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