Electrical Fitter (Coachbuilder)

Job title: Electrical Fitter (Coachbuilder)

Salary Range: £18-£19 per hour

Overtime paid at time ½

Hours: 37.5-hour week Monday to Friday

8am - 4.30pm Monday to Thursday

8am - 3:30pm Friday

Location: Coventry

6 month rolling contract working for a leading defence manufacturer.

An electrical technician/coachbuilder is required with knowledge of electrically fitting, assembling, testing and wiring transportation equipment, appliances and apparatus. Candidates from a coachbuilding or electrical vehicle or Rail background would be well received.

Due to an ongoing prototype project this defence manufacturer based in Coventry requires an experienced, dynamic, leading electrical fitter/coachbuilder to undergo a 6-month contract role. As an electrical fitter/coachbuilder you will be required to:

  • Assemble, test, maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, and apparatus.
  • Reading and interpreting schematic engineering drawings
  • Electrically Installing new parts
  • Servicing and maintaining equipment including motors, conveyor systems, transmission systems, and production-related equipment
  • Electrically Inspecting and assessing the parts for defects.
  • Installing mechanical parts using hand and machine tools
  • Fabricating parts for repairs and machine upgrades, if required.
  • Electrical and electronics install
  • Inspection and testing
  • Cable pulling and looming

The electrical fitter/coachbuilder should have the following skills or experience:

  • Be able to Obtain and pass baseline security clearance
  • Previous proven track record in the electrical fitting
  • Primarily an electrical fitting background within the Rail, Truck & Bus, Automotive or Defence sector
  • Understanding of electrical design.
  • Must have at least 3 years previous history in a similar role
  • Formal electrical qualifications ideally a minimum of level 3
  • Apprentice/indentured apprentice served desirable

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of electrical fitting/coachbuilding on trains, planes and automobiles. In return for your experience, this Coventry manufacturer will offer you:

  • 6 month rolling contract position
  • £18 - £19 per hour
  • 37.5-hour per week

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of electrical fitting/coachbuilding, please apply now. If you have any questions about the electrical fitter/coachbuilder role, please contact Matt Johnson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446116

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

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