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Fitter 5672

Assembly Fitter

Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Hours: Day Shift | 07.15am – 16.15pm (12.15pm on Friday)
Salary: £14.00 – £15.00 per hour + benefits

Our client is looking for an Assembly Fitter to join their well-established team in Gloucester!

You will Carry out the assembly and commissioning of repaired or new valves to the appropriate standard. The ideal candidate will have the skills to carry out strip, assembly, and instrumentation testing.

Key Responsibilities of an Assembly Fitter

  • Carry out the assembly and commissioning of repaired or new valves.
  • Testing of valves to appropriate standards or to specific test requirements.
  • Completion of customer specific documentation.
  • Ensuring that the appropriate hold points/inspection points are adhered to, as 3rd party signatories/verification.
  • Understand the customer’s requirements as regards deliveries which may involve excessive hours to achieve required deliveries.
  • Maintain a good level of housekeeping within the working environment you are currently in.
  • Adhere to statutory health, safety, and environmental standards.

Key Skills of an Assembly Fitter

  • Must have an engineering background.
  • Engineering apprentice trained or equivalent is desirable.
  • Experience in carrying out mechanical assembly and testing.
  • Ability to carry out the installation of instrumentation along with instrumentation diagnostics.
  • Good standard of mathematical ability.
  • Basic computer literacy.


  • Annual Salary Review.
  • Holidays 25 days plus Bank Holidays.
  • Xmas shutdown.
  • Company Pension Scheme Salary Sacrifice (5% employee/7% employer).
  • Death in Service Benefit – 3 x basic salary (permanent employees).
  • Company sick pay in place.
  • Employee Assistance Programme.

To be considered for this role, please email your CV to or call Andrew on 01453 755330.

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