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Metal Working Production and Maintenance Fitters

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About this career

£31,884

Median salary

New workers start around £18,541.82. Normal pay is £31,884 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £50,296.86.
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Jobs

Subjects achieved a 100% pass rate, including Maths, Further Maths, Physics, English Literature and Spanish.

Daily Tasks

  • Erects, installs, repairs and services plant and industrial machinery, including railway stock, textile machines, coin operated machines, locks, sewing machines, bicycles and gas and oil appliances.
  • Examines operation of, and makes adjustments to, internal combustion engines and motor vehicles.
  • Fits and assembles, other than to fine tolerances, prepared parts and sub-assemblies to make motor vehicles, printing and agricultural machinery, orthopaedic appliances and other metal goods.
  • Fits and assembles parts and/or metal sub-assemblies to fine tolerances to make marine engines, prototype metal products, agricultural machinery and machine tools.
  • Examines drawings and specifications to determine appropriate methods and sequence of operations.

Skills

Job postings

Active Learning
62
Learning Strategies
56
Monitoring
55
Active Listening
50
Reading Comprehension
50
Critical Thinking
50
Speaking
43
Mathematics
42
Writing
36
Science
30