mechanical fitter in peterlee

16 April 2019
cat peterlee, randstad inhouse services
job type
£ 14.33 - £ 15.41 per hour, MONTHLY BONUS AND OVER TIME
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peterlee, north east
sub specialism
Research and Development
job type
working hours
£ 14.33 - £ 15.41 per hour, MONTHLY BONUS AND OVER TIME
reference number
cat peterlee, randstad inhouse services
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job description

Are you a qualified Mechanical Fitter with electrical experience?

Are you looking for a chance to work in an award winning factory?

With an excellent pay rate, shift allowances and bonus structure in place. This is a first class, large, international facility based in the Peterlee area.


* 28 days holiday, rising to 33 days after 12 weeks service (inc. public Hols)
* Regular Performance Lead Bonus
* End of year Attendance Bonus
* Regular performance review
* Full induction and ongoing training
* Auto Pension scheme enrolment

Working Hours and Pay Rate:

* Normal working week is 36.5 hours per week
* Monday to Friday between 08:00AM and 16:00PM
* £14.33 PER HOUR training rate, then £15.41 PER HOUR after training


Working with existing Test and Development team of highly skilled

Mechanical Fitters/Electricians, Development and Test Engineers, the successful candidate shall be involved with:-

* Articulated Truck development, maintenance, repair and Testing.
* Engineering NPI & CPI process for new and current product and processes.

* Working safely beyond the scope of standard work carrying out dynamic risk assessment's per job requirement.

* Support Engineering & planning teams through CPI/NPI - various phases of AT development programs.

* Support Test & Performance Engineer's inclusive of off site ISO and performance testing.

* Support Peterlee and Proving Ground workshops, maintaining & repairing Articulated Dump Trucks and heavy plant (Excavator, Loading Shovel & Track Type Tractor).

* Support Engineering development of future state AT'S.
* Cost reduction


The successful candidate will need to be Time Served in a mechanical or electrical discipline:-

* Communication - written and verbal.
* Product knowledge.
* Good PC skills in Microsoft Office applications.
* Understanding & use of engineering drawings.
* Problem Solving.
* Understanding and use of procedures.
* Appropriate training will be provided.
* Must have a Full driving license

* Work with limited instruction to work order plans and deadlines.
* Positively contribute to personal and departmental targets.
* Work independently.
* Work effectively within a small team.
* Use initiative and be self-motivated.
* Liaise effectively within the department between Engineers and customers.
* Take ownership and accountability in delivering targets.
* Be comfortable with Work Shop and Quarry working in all weather conditions.
* Be very flexible and skillful in Mechanical or Electrical fault finding techniques.

This is a temporary position that could lead to full time with our client.

Apply today to gain a foot in the door and further your career within an industry world leader!

"We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age".


Basic computer skills,Critical thinking,Flexibility,problem solving

educational requirements

High School