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Machine Tool Fitter
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Date Added: 02/07/2015
Last Updated: 02/07/2015

Price : £11 - £12.50

City : Binley Coventry

County : Warwickshire

Country : United Kingdom

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Contact Person : Siobhan Knight

Phone : 02476547900

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Ad ID : 2546803

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Machine Tool Fitter - Binley Coventry, Warwickshire, United Kingdom

The Company:

Wickman Coventry Ltd is an OEM Machine tool design and manufacturing company now in its 90th year. We produce a specialised range of Multi-Spindle CNC and Automatic Lathes from our Coventry factory. This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic, ambitious and fast paced company with a diverse range of work on offer to a bright & enthusiastic individual. For more information please look at our website


The duties:

  • Stripping down and cleaning attachments and identifying worn and unserviceable parts

  • Fitting & assembling assemblies

  • Fault finding and repairing

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be apprenticeship served or other formal training, preferably in machine tool, machinery or heavy equipment fitting

  • Be able to understand and work to engineering drawings

  • Have a positive attitude and a demonstrable willingness to learn

  • Be confident and have the ability to work using your own initiative

  • Be able to work towards deadlines and prioritise workload effectively


He/She will have:

  • Hand fitting skills such as drilling, hand tapping, filing and sawing

  • Machine shop skills including turning, milling, drilling & grinding

  • Marking out and measuring skills

  • A thorough understanding on how to use hand held measuring equipment such as Micrometers, Vernier Calipers, Height Gauges, Slip Gauges and DTI’s and to understand both imperial and metric measurements.

  • The ability to lift and move weights up to 25 kilos

  • The applicant is physically fit


Other useful skills & qualifications would be:

  • Fork lift truck driving licence (advantageous but not essential)


The main benefits:

  • An hourly rate of between £11.00 - £12.50 per hour depending on skills & experience

  • Overtime oppourtunities (overtime is paid at premium rates)

  • Company pension scheme


To be considered for this opportunity please send your CV to If you have not been contacted regarding your application within 7 days please assume that you have not been successful. We will, however, retain your application for any future roles for which you may be suitable.

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