Assemblers (Vehicles and Metal Goods)
Jobholders in this unit group undertake the routine assembly of vehicles and other metal goods or components such as frames, axles, wire brushes and wheels.
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New workers start around £18124. Normal pay is £29769 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £46954.
Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons, and do not distinguish between full- and part-time jobs.
- Inspects finished article for faults, monitors assembly machine operation and reports any faults.
- Rejects faulty assembly components.
- Assembles prepared components in sequence by soldering, bolting, fastening, spot-welding, screwing and hammering using power and hand tools or assembly machine.
- Follows instructions and drawings and positions components on work bench or in assembly machine.
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