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Bench Fitter/ Assembly Fitter

Job Title: Bench Fitter/ Mechanical Assembly Fitter


A fantastic opportunity has become available for an experienced Bench Fitter.

This is a permanent role based in the Knutsford, Cheshire Area and is commutable from the following locations, Altrincham, Wilmslow, Northwich, Stockport and Wythenshawe.


Job Objective: Working in a small team within the Tooling Assembly department, you will be responsible for using a variety of hand and machine tools, drilling, interpreting technical drawings using high levels of attention to detail and working to deadlines to produce quality work.


This role attracts a salary of £20, 000 - £22,000 per annum


Working hours are 8am- 4.30pm Monday - Friday + Overtime


Day to day duties will include:



  • Interpreting technical drawings & instructions and working to close tolerances.

  • Assembly as per drawings /specification within the required timescale ensuring all necessary documentation is completed accordingly

  • Read and follow technical drawings and carry out the works using various hand tools, drilling and tapping.

  • Carry out composite and sheet metal repair and/or manufacture

  • Maintain all appropriate documentation and ensure that all unused components are returned to stores appropriately


Training & Experience Requirements:



  • Qualified to apprenticeship level ( Semi- Skilled applicants will also be considered)

  • High level of attention to detail, Ability to work with accuracy and to strict deadlines

  • Strong communication and team working skills

  • Responsible for the wellbeing and health & safety of both yourself and fellow workers


The successful applicant will be a team player, highly motivated, always aiming to produce a quality product and flexible as there will be overtime.

You will also have previous experience of working in a quality assembly environment have the relevant qualifications, be punctual, conscientious and have a practical approach to work.


If you are interested in the Bench Fitter/ Assembly Operator role and have the required experience please click on the apply now button