Mechanical Assembly Fitter

Location: Beccles, Suffolk, UK.

Rate:        £12.11 an hour - Full-time, Permanent

Bradman Lake is an Engineering Company that has been producing Packaging machines for the last 70 Years.

Within our assembly shop we require a skilled (must be time served/have an apprenticeship) Mechanical Assembly Fitter.

This is a permanent positions based on a 37 hour basic week M-F, £12.11ph and overtime generally available. Enhanced pension membership, 32 days annual leave including Bank Holidays and non-contributory life assurance scheme.

Job Description - Fitter

Purpose of Role

To assemble electrical or mechanical sub-assemblies for a range of packaging machinery for supply to the final build function within required timescales.

Reporting to: Team Leader

Key Responsibilities/Activities:

  • Build sub-assemblies as required by supplied drawings
  • Check and verify accuracy of assemblies on completion
  • Daily and accurate completion of records including timesheets and inspection status documentation
  • Report any manufacturing and assembly errors to team leader so corrective action can be agreed
  • To adhere to all required quality and H&S standards
  • On an ad hoc basis you may be asked to visit other BLG/customer sites to assist with final build(s)
  • On an ad hoc basis, as required to undertake milling, drilling, turning and fabrication activities
  • To work with other departments to set priorities regarding assembly build to ensure all builds are complete within required timeframes
  • To undertake other duties as may be required


  • Good Attention to detail
  • Good oral communication skills
  • Team player
  • Flexible attitude
  • Willingness to learn/develop
  • Ability to read engineering drawings/parts lists


  • Successful completion of apprenticeship (C&G 204 or C&G 236)
  • Knowledge of working with a wide variety of materials
  • Good working knowledge of assembly protocols

Please send your CV to:

 Ms. Helen Regan - Personnel Manager, Bradman Lake Ltd