Assembly Fitter

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 631371501-2
  • Date Posted: 20 June 2022
  • Apprentice Employer: Aeropeople Limited
  • Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Engineering, Aerospace, Civil Engineering, Health and Safety, Project Management
  • Apprenticeship Type: Contract

About this Apprenticeship

Reporting to the Production Manager, the Production Fitter role is as follows:-
•To manufacture, assemble and build specialist projects using engineering drawings and associated design data to meet the business and customer expectations.
•To support the Production Managers and Team Leaders, ensuring that all projects are delivered on time, within budget and to the highest quality standard.
•Ensure all tasks are carried out within the allocated time.
•To understand and work to the clients configuration control processes.
•To ensure production processes and procedures are maintained.
•To follow and work in line with Health and Safety management systems.
•Take an active role in continuous improvements, to include lean and 5s procedures.
•Ensure a clean compliant work area is maintained at all times.
•Ensure equipment and tooling required is identified to the line manager.
•Attend and support production meetings if required.
•Completion of daily timesheets.
•Completed a City and Guilds Apprenticeship or equivalent in Vehicle Body Building, Mechanical Fitting or a Manufacturing and Assembly Qualification.
•Experience in Vehicle Body Building, Mechanical Fitting or equivalent trade.
•Understanding and experience in Assembly processes and techniques.
•Competent skills gained through training and experience and ability to communicate within team.
•Understanding of policies and procedures required within a workshop environment.
•Understanding of Production methods and processes.
•Competent understanding and ability to read engineering drawings and associated design data.
•Understand planning methods and skills.
•Good written and verbal communication skills.
•Understanding of Appraisals/PDR's
Company description
Our client is one of the largest independent aerospace and defence companies in the world delivering innovation and excellence in engineering, support solutions and services in the air, on land and at sea.
They specialise in the conversion, modification, maintenance and support of civil and military aircraft, defence vehicle engineering, shelter manufacture, composite solutions and the provision of personnel, training and advice. We are renowned and respected worldwide for our quality of service, engineering excellence, flexibility and reliability