Assembly & Test Fitter (contract)

Position description

Assembly & Test Fitter (contract)


**Based in Birmingham**

**Excellent rates of pay on LTD company with shift uplifts**

**Double day shift available**

**Overtime available**


Primary Purpose of Job

To assemble and test aerospace heat exchangers and sub-assemblies that meet drawing and other documented requirements.  To co-operate with other team members to achieve Assembly and Test schedules.


Key Tasks

·         Assemble and Test units and sub-assemblies to ensure conformance to drawing and other relevant documents.

·         Endorse appropriate documentation to record conformance.

·         Liaise with Team Leader and others to ensure company and customer requirements are met.

·         Operate as part of a team that makes the most effective use of Assembly and Test resource.

·         Take part in Continuous Improvement activities as required to help improve process robustness and reduce the cost of poor quality.

·         Use lifting equipment to raise and lower Heat Exchangers in and out of water for test purposes.

·         Regularly manually transfer Heat Exchangers (current maximum weight 24kg) on and off benches and test rigs, frequency being application 5 times a week to manually proof pressure test units to 4000psi.

·         Assemble units and move them around on the bench when necessary.

·         Visually check parts for any defects.

·         Any other tasks considered commensurate with your role by your Manager.


Assembly & Test Fitter

·         Results Measures

·         Team Schedule adherence 

·         Arrears reduction

·         PPM of Customer Returns due to quality escapes

·         Hours Per Part

·         Team Targets in line with the cell QDIP Board.


Essential Qualifications/Skills required:

·         Must have an apprenticeship or NVQ level 3 qualification (or equivalent)

Owen Daniels Consultancy

Tel: 01276 300100
Fax: 01276 300125

Owen Daniels Consultancy Ltd
4b Victoria Avenue, Camberley, Surrey, GU15 3HX
Company No: 07783092
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