JOB OPPORTUNITY We Are Hiring- Fitter

JOB OPPORTUNITY We Are Hiring- Fitter


What’s the job and who would it suit?

We are looking for a full time Fitter to join our team in Hixon, Stafford. The role would suit someone who is enthusiastic, reliable, self-motivated and has experience in mechanical assembly.

Where you’ll be working

With a proud heritage and over fifty years of success, Allett Ltd are a pioneering manufacturer of precision lawnmowers. We are a wholly British-owned company, and we serve a broad customer base, from the avid gardener to the world's most famous sports grounds. We are now looking for new talent to join our skilled and knowledgeable team.

Our core values are at the heart of how we do business. If the following values resonate with you, then we may be a great match for one another.

· PASSIONATE - We are passionate about what we do and fixate on our customers together we create the world’s best sports surfaces and lawns.

· TEAM - We collaborate to develop and grow with our colleagues, customers and suppliers. Allett is a team, we harness our collective knowledge, skills and expertise to succeed. Take responsibility, be respectful of others and our environment.

· RELIABLE - We are trustworthy, honest and respect Allett’s heritage. Rely on us, our systems and machinery.

· IMPROVE - We are curious and thrive on change; take risks, be creative and excite through innovation. There is always a better way.

· HARDWORK - We do more with less and punch above our weight. Urgency is crucial and self-motivation a must.

The team you’ll be working in

Working within the Production Assembly team, you will be responsible for the assembly of our prestige lawnmowes, working on our production assembly line. Besides, your immediate peers, you will also work closely with our logistics and operational teams on a day to day basis to ensure that we deliver a great result for both the customer and our business.

What you’ll be doing

So that you can get a feel for the job, here is what you will be doing day to day:

· Sub assembly and assembly of professional mowers manufactured in house

· Work to standard operating procedure (SOP)

· Highlight and assist in problem solving any quality issues and complete any paperwork as instructed

· Assist in overcoming production related problems with regards to quality and build

· Report any potential material shortages

· Participate in continuous improvement/ lean manufacturing activities

· Ensure production targets are achieved

· Complete predelivery inspection (PDI) and associated paperwork on finished machines

· Final inspection and packaging of finished machines, accessories and spares

· Ensure health and safety guidelines are followed

· 5S house keeping

· You may be required to perform such other and/or additional duties within your skill and competence as the business may require

What you’ll need to succeed

· Mechanical assembly experience including hydraulics and electrical

· Use of technical manuals, drawings and standard operating procedures

· Technical knowledge of machinery and understanding of how to manage and maintain their continuous working

· Good communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team and using own initiative

· Ability to work efficiently under pressure to meet production targets

· Driving licence preferred due to rural location

More about the job

Hours of work are 40 hours per week: Mon - Thurs 7.00am – 4.30pm, Friday 7.00am – 12.15pm.

Location: Hixon, Stafford (rural location)

What’s on offer?

Competitive salary, 28 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays, with the option to purchase an additional week via salary sacrifice from January. Discretionary profit related bonus. Auto-enrolment pension scheme and development opportunities for those keen to progress. Instant access to the employee assistance programme with Health Assured.

Plus, the chance to work with a great team of people in a relaxed but hardworking environment.

Interested? Then apply today and hopefully start your journey with us!

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £24,000 - £28,000 per annum based on 40 hours per week based on experience.


  • Additional leave
  • Company pension
  • Free parking
  • Health & wellbeing programme


  • Monday to Friday

Work authorisation:

  • United Kingdom (required)

Work Location: In person