Job Reference: 0806-SMMEF

Leeds, UK
Margaret Smith

Supplying to the industrial, commercial and private sector, my client is a leading supplier of power distribution solutions throughout the UK.  They have an opportunity for an experienced Mechanical / Electrical Fitter to carry out in-house production fitting/assembly, wiring and testing of power transformers.

         The Role:

  • Your core duties will be the fitting of various types of distribution and power transformers
  • You will prepare work to be accomplished by studying assembly instructions, blueprint specifications, and parts lists; gathering parts, subassemblies, tools and materials.
  • You will assemble components by examining connections for correct fit; fastening parts and subassemblies
  • You will be expected to maintain the highest level of workmanship standards and product quality ensuring products are produced and delivered OTIF to the customers requirements.
  • You will check and complete all paperwork associated with the works order
  • Performance of area housekeeping activities, including the prompt reporting of problems shortages or equipment breakdown
  • Using general workshop machinery and hand tools related the fitting role
  • Quality inspection of colleagues output.

The Candidate

  • Hands on experience of working within a mechanical/electrical engineering environment is essential
  • Experience of fitting power transformers is an advantage
  • The ability to understand mechanical and schematic drawings
  • A mechanical or electrical qualification is an advantage
  • Experience of working within a continuous improvement environment
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to work in a team or independently
  • Strong attention to detail skills


Salary & Benefits:


  • Competitive Salary
  • 33 Days holiday including Bank Holidays
  • Days only 9-day fortnight

Week 1:     7.45am – 4.45pm Monday to Thursday

Week 2:     7.45am – 4.45pm Monday to Thursday, 7.45am – 3.15pm Friday

2 x 10 minute paid breaks, 1 x 30 minute unpaid lunch break

  • Overtime available
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Pension Scheme
  • Healthcare Scheme
  • Canteen facility
  • On site parking


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