Assembly & Installation Fitter

Assembly & Installation Fitter

Job Reference: J0013858
Job Title: Assembly & Installation Fitter
Location: Cambridge

Job description

Reporting to the Production Manager, the Production Fitter role is as follows:-

•To manufacture, assemble and build Land Systems 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 MLS 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 Land Systems configuration control processes.

•To ensure MLS production processes and procedures are maintained.

•To follow and work in line with MADG 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

Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group (MADG) 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.
We 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.
Part of the 105 year-old Marshall Group of Companies, which has an annual turnover of £1.3 billion, we have over 80 years of aviation experience and have completed over 1500 aircraft modifications in 35 countries.
Within our land systems capability, we have designed, manufactured, delivered and supported more than 5000 tactical shelters in over 200 different configurations.
In 2018 MADG was awarded significant contracts with the Danish Ministry of Defence and the Netherlands Ministry of Defence for the provision of sophisticated container systems. We have identified and are working on additional opportunities and are determined to build on this success by expanding our presence within Northern Europe.

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