Night Shift Mechanical Maintenance Fitter

Night Shift Mechanical Maintenance Fitter

Job Title: Night Shift Mechanical Maintenance Fitter
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hastings, East Sussex
Salary: £28325 per annum + shift allowance
Reference: T2KL/1372987
Contact Name: Sammons Group
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 24, 2017 11:54

Job Description

The successful applicant will be a member of a multi-functional Engineering/TPM team maintaining and improving plant involved in the automated production.

A 35 hours working week is based on a 4 on, 4 off shift pattern of 11 hour shifts inclusive of a 2 x 30 minute breaks.

Key responsibilities:

  • Providing plant wide maintenance service, departmental support and mechanical repairs ensuring that all production targets are maintained.
  • Monitor & supply Engineering support of machine set-up & changeovers to ensure that the product conforms to quality assurance standards and ensuring changeovers are as efficient as possible.
  • As a member of the Engineering team promote the development and implementation of the Factory planned preventative maintenance system.
  • Design, fabrication and machining of parts and structures to service the needs of the business.
  • As a member of the engineering department applying rigorous application of TPM Tools & Techniques to generate Continuous Improvement throughout all areas of the Factory.
  • As a member of the Engineering team applying the 5S principles to deliver world-class standards of housekeeping.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Recognised Engineering Apprenticeship & Qualification.
  • Flexible & self motivated working attitude.
  • Numerate & literate.
  • Computer literate
  • Team working attitude.
  • Pneumatics, hydraulics and welding skills.
  • High degree of Health & Safety awareness.


  • Experience of working in a TPM or similar environment.
  • Basic Electrical skills/Qualifications.
  • Experience of working with CMM systems
  • Familiar with CAD

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We endeavour to reply to all applications. However if you have not heard from us within 7 days you have been unsuccessful with this particular role. You are very welcome to apply to future advertisements placed by The Sammons Group.

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