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Skilled Fitter – R&D (Knutsford-based) Ref. TGJOB016

Posted: 19th April 2022

Terry Lifts is a successful lift manufacturer and installation company based in Knutsford, Cheshire.  We currently have a vacancy for a time-served skilled fitter at our Knutsford factory.

Essential Experience

  • Welding, jig building and fabrication work
  • Ability to work from technical drawings
  • Mechanical / fabricating / assembly skills
  • Turning & milling skills
  • Must be able to work to tight demanding timescales
  • Able to work in safe manner in line with the company’s Health & Safety policies

Desirable Experience

  • Experience of working on engines / motor vehicles beneficial
  • Knowledge of electrical/electronic systems
  • Ability to work from wiring diagrams

The job involves working closely with the engineering team to:

  • Manufacture, build and test prototype parts, assemblies and mechanisms
  • Build and test prototype lifts and systems
  • Make or improve jigs and fixtures for assembly
  • Maintenance of plant, equipment and infrastructure

We offer:

  • Competitive Salary depending upon experience
  • 22 days holiday per year, plus statutory bank holidays and birthday day off.
  • Company pension scheme
  • 2 years salary death-in-service benefit from day one of employment
  • Additional holidays after 5 years’ service

Working Hours:

  • 39 hours total –
  • Monday – Thursday: 8AM – 5PM
  • Friday: 8AM – 1PM

How to apply for the Skilled Fitter role:

For vacancy TGJOB016 please complete an application form and an equality and diversity form.

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Application Form

Equality and Diversity Form

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Quoting Job Reference TGJOB016, please send the completed forms, along with any supporting documentation, to:


Postal Address:

HR Department
Terry Group Ltd
Longridge Trading Estate
WA16 8PR

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