First Base Employment Limited

Mechanical Fitter – Nailsworth


Your duties will be to produce company products to the required standard and quality as defined by drawings, written instructions and direction from supervision


  • Complete engineering duties for sub-assembly production fitting and final assembly
  • Assemble mechanical, electrical and electronic components and sub-assemblies as required
  • Assist with the production of fabricated assemblies of varying size and complexity from scratch using general skills including marking out, cutting, folding, bending, weld joint preparation and MIG welding.
  • Observe the Company’s Health & Safety policy and procedures, and execute duties as required by this policy.
  • The jobholder will hold responsibility for his / her own safety and other people’s, and shall co-operate by complying with the company’s safety rules


  • Solid engineering background
  • Working from manufacturing drawings, general arrangement drawings and sub-assembly drawings
  • A keen eye for detail and teamwork are two key elements in this role.
  • Using a variety of hand and power tools to assemble a wide variety of large and small fabricated components
  • Check the complete assembly for alignment, dimensions and quality
  • Experience of vehicle fabricating/fitting an advantage
  • Ability to work on own initiative with a good Problem solving and a logical mind.
  • Circuitry knowledge of pneumatics, hydraulics and electrics
  • A background in Aviation, Military, Marine or similar is advantageous.
  • Some knowledge of basic electrical assembly and ability to read electrical circuit drawings preferred but not essential

08.00 – 16.30 – Monday to Thursday / 08.00 – 13.00 Friday

Full time, permanent role, immediately available

£22,000 – £24,250 dependent on experience

Please email your CV to or call 01453 755330