Project Build Fitter

Main Purpose of Position

Assemble components to parts list and drawing requirements. Perform functional testing of assemblies. Test assemblies to customer and/or NIS criteria. Operate test equipment in compliance with engineering standards. Prepare assemblies for shipment. Assist in the installation and commissioning of equipment on client sites.

Specific Areas of Responsibility

  • Carry out mechanical assembly and testing to NIS and client specific requirements


  • Through constant monitoring and observation, ensure all personnel, their work activity and actions meet stringent criteria with regards to:
  • Health  & Safety
  • Company Procedures
  • Quality of work
  • Environmental Impact

Management Information

  • Assist in the reporting of assembly progress
  • Immediate notification to the project build team leader or project build charge hands of assembly problems, by the production of Build Problem Sheets
  • Assist with compilation of information for routine reports and statements, and any supporting documentation as necessary
  • Assist in providing accurate and relevant information as determined by the Project build Team Leader for contacts such as:
  • Production Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Project Engineer
  • Contractor/Sub-Contractor representatives
  • Outside bodies – HSE, Environment Agency


  • Assist in the generation of appropriate information as required for contractor or sub-contractor personnel, and for internal colleagues including;
  • Production Manager
  • Project Managers
  • Supply Chain
  • Engineering
  • Estimating
  • Accounts
  • Liaise with project build team leader and project build charge hands to ensure contractual and quality requirement is within the schedule are maintained, through assembly as required to project completion.

Additional Tasks

  • Carry out, as instructed, any task as deemed reasonable by the Project Build Team Leader or the Production Manager. These tasks may be;
  • Anywhere in the UK
  • Overseas as or when appropriate


  • Compliance with company procedures and policies.
    • Adhere to NIS culture;- Respect / Protect / Commit / Inspire
    • Display a professional, acceptable attitude and image for all work associated with and undertaken on behalf of NIS Ltd.

Security clearance

If not already cleared, candidates should be willing to undertake appropriate level of clearance. If you wish to apply for this vacancy, please ensure you have read the full Job Description and Person Specification.

Reporting to
Project Build Team Leader
Full time


Job Description and Person Specification