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Assembly Operator

Requisition ID:  120018
Business Unit:  Engine Systems Fareham (1205)

Fareham, HAM, United Kingdom, PO15 5TT

We are a global leader in the research, design, integration, manufacture, certification, and lifetime service of flight control, hydraulic, fuel and inerting, fluid conveyance, thermal management, lubrication, and pneumatic systems and components for aerospace and other high-technology markets. We supports the world’s aircraft and aeroengine manufacturers, providing a century of experience and innovation for commercial and military aircraft.


Joining our team means you’re helping to deliver our purpose of ‘Enabling Engineering Breakthroughs that Lead to a Better Tomorrow. A career at Parker Meggitt offers boundless potential for professional and personal growth. You will work alongside the brightest minds in the world, help develop innovative technology and products, and contribute to our company’s goal of solving the world’s greatest engineering challenges.



Role Summary

Parker Meggitt's ever growing manufacturing department in Fareham are currently recruiting for an Assembly Operator/Tester. Your main responsibility will be to manufacture & test various components and assemblies using recognised processes / skills.  Producing quality finished components and assemblies in accordance with drawings and manufacturing build specifications to aerospace standards, you will need to be a skilled assembler.

Core Responsibilities


  • Intricate assembly work experience
  • Mechanical automated welding, tig welding, crimping, intricate press work, hand brazing, induction brazing.
  • To work efficiently within agreed standards, without supervision (once trained).
  • To work accurately and pay attention to detail.
  • To work as a team member with a flexible attitude to work.
  • To be responsible for housekeeping and tidiness on the shop floor and participate in 6S activities.
  • To be able to set up jigs, fixtures and equipment for assembly or test purposes.
  • To actively participate in root cause analysis investigations.
  • To be familiar with the Health and Safety policies for the company and to attend mandatory updates when required.
  • Participate in kaizen events with the team to improve for example 6S, processes, layout/product flow, equipment reliability, Quality, cost reduction, cycle time, change over time, maintenance.

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities


  • Good verbal & written communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Well-organized, detail-oriented, and ability to multi-task
  • Ability to ensure a high level of service and quality is maintained
  • Manual dexterity to an intricate level
  • Intricate assembly work experience
  • Mechanical automated welding, tig welding, crimping, intricate press work, hand brazing, induction brazing.

Parker Meggitt are an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to developing an inclusive and diverse working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and beliefs define who we are as a business. We strongly believe that building a culture of respect and appreciation, will give everyone the opportunity to recognise their full potential.

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