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Mechanical Fitter At Best Search Recruitment

Date Posted: 15/Jun/2014
Deadline: Not Specified
  • Specialization Admin / Finance
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  • Experience 0 year(s)
  • Location Nigeria


 Department: Mechanical Location: Ibese & Obajana Duties and Responsibilities:


 Studying drawings and specifications to determine suitable material, method and sequence of operations, and machine settings

 Fitting fabricated metal parts into products and assembling metal parts and subassemblies to produce machines and equipment

 Checking fabricated and assembled metal parts for accuracy, clearance and fit using precision measuring instruments

 Setting guides, stops and other controls on machining tools, setting up prescribed cutting and shaping tools and dies in machines and presses, and setting controls for textile machines

 Forming metal stock and castings to fine tolerances using machining tools to press, cut, grind, plane, bore and drill metal

 Cutting, threading, bending and installing hydraulic and pneumatic pipes and lines preparing pattern mechanisms to control the operation of textile machines used to spin, weave, knit, sew and tuft fabric

 Diagnosing faults and performing operational maintenance of machines, and overhauling and repairing mechanical parts and fluid power equipment may erect machines and equipment on-site



 Degree in Mechanical Engineering


Knowledge and Specific Experience:

 At least three (3) years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above.

 In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.



 Ability to read the mechanical drawings, bearing information

 Knowledge of machine shop / workshop operations

 The ability to work quickly under pressure, and to deadlines

 The initiative to work on your own or as part of a team

 Good eyesight and normal colour vision

 Knowledge of health and safety issues

 A willingness to work on a variety of tasks

 A reasonable level of fitness

 The ability to concentrate during repetitive tasks


Machines, Tools Worked With

 Drilling machines

 Lath machines

 Measuring tools


 Milling machines

 Bearing equipment e.g press, induction heater


Method of Application:

 If you are interested in applying for this role or simply want to find out more, please visit Best Search Recruitment's website at and attach your CV to any role of interest for further discussions.

 Kindly complete the questionnaire below and attach alongside your CV.


SELF ASSESSMENT QUESTIONNAIRE FOR MECHANICAL ENGINEERING FITTER RPL Assessment Competency Profile Candidate Name: Date Completed: Please identify your level of experience in each competency as follows:

A. Frequently

B. Sometimes

C. Never


MANDATORY UNITS – SECTION A I have performed Unit Code Unit Title these tasks:

1. Perform engineering measurements:

2. Perform computations:

3. Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment:

4. Plan to undertake a routine task:

5. Plan a complete activity:

6. Apply quality systems:

7. Apply quality procedures:

8. Organize and communicate information:

9. Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment:

10. Interact with computing technology:

11. Assist in the provision of on the job training:


MECHANICAL STREAM UNITS – SECTION B Drawing, Drafting and Design

1. Interpret technical drawing:


Machine and Process Operations

2. Perform general machining:

3. Perform lather operations:

4. Perform milling operations:


Installation and Commissioning

5. Enter and change programmable controller operational parameters:



6. Mark off/out (general engineering):


Maintenance and Diagnostics

7. Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering components:

8. Use hand tools:


9. Use power tools/hand held operations:

10. Use tools for precision work:

11. Repair and fit engineering components:



1. Perform fault diagnosis, installation and removal of bearings:

2. Perform leveling and alignment of machines and engineering components:

3. Perform equipment condition monitoring and recording:

4. Shut down and isolate machines/equipment:

5. Perform installation and removal of mechanical seals:

6. Maintain hydraulic system components:

7. Maintain and repair mechanical drives and mechanical transmission assemblies:

8. Maintain and repair mechanical drives and mechanical transmission assemblies:

9. Maintain and overhaul mechanical equipment:

Method of Application

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