Mechanical Fitter

  • Location

    Stevenage, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Aircraft Fitter

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £19.00 - £22.80 per hour

  • Contact:

    Tom Critch

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Client:



  • Installation of grounding points skin to skin and rivet nuts
  • Large structure assembly
  • Fitting of cleats and brackets
  • general fitting and assembly of small riveted aluminum piece parts
  • Bonding tye-bases, plates
  • Work from electronic work instructions and drawings to produce panels and assemblies
  • To record information within appendices and on electronic production system.
  • To work in accordance with Local, Company and Project specific methods and procedures including relevant cleanroom and cleanliness requirements

Qualifications and skills:


  • Ability to work from drawings and electronic work instructions
  • Knowledge of satellite structure assemblies or similar
  • Fitting, bonding, general assembly
  • Working from detailed work instructions or similar
  • Ability to work in confined spaces above floor level
  • Time served apprenticeship


  • Experience of method and procedures used within Aerospace
  • Working to procedures with checkpoints
  • Orbital Welding would be a plus

Candidate criteria:

**Candidates with adaptable skillsets from other industries will be considered for this role**

  • Any previous experience in positions such as;
    • Aerospace mechanical fitter
    • close tolerance sheet metal worker
    • time served mechanical technician
  • Experience in the above roles either from F1/ Motorsport or Automotive backgrounds will be considered