Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity



Job Description:

RSL are looking for a mechanical fitter on a permanent basis in the Croydon area.

Core responsibilities
§ Disassembly, Cleaning, Inspection and Re-assembly of mechanical systems, particularly transmission systems, gearboxes and rotating equipment.
§ Use of precision measuring equipment to make decisions on passing/failing components
§ Use of overhead and Jib cranes to move heavy equipment safely
§ Use of basic workshop equipment such as air tools, abrasive wheels, hydraulic presses
§ Maintain good safety, quality and efficiency levels
§ Flexibility of skills to carry out testing, basic wiring and mechanical fitting

  • Maintain good housekeeping, awareness of and adherence to health and safety requirements
  • Involvement in improvement activities as required
  • Contribute to daily team stand up meetings
  • Ability to complete technical documentation as work progresses
  • To perform other duties as assigned from time to time

Professional Experience & Education

  • Minimum four years mechanical fitting, preferably on transmission systems, gearboxes and rotating equipment
  • Preferably time-served apprentice trained or other relevant qualification
  • A good understanding of machining practices
  • Experience in safety critical environments such as Rail could be advantageous
  • A flexible approach to meet customer demands
  • Good manual dexterity to handle a number of mechanical fitting tasks
  • Ability to read and interpret Engineering Drawings
  • Good team player
  • Full understanding of English to work to detailed technical instructions and to be able to complete documentation accurately

Package Details:-

  • 36.5 working week; 07:00 - 15:00 Mon - Thurs and Fri 07:00 13:30
  • £25k - £28k (dependant on experience)
  • 20 days holiday (pro rata)
  • Annual Bonus (pro rata on year of joining)
  • Pensions 3% EE and 6% ER
  • Life Assurance
  • Salary/Bonus Sacrifice
  • Private Health Care
  • Dental Health Care
  • Cycle to work scheme

Please get in contact with Olivia or Janine from Resourcing Solutions if interested.

  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Other

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