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Machine Fitter

Machine Fitter/Parts Maker job opportunity banner at Jacob White Packaging in Dartford, Kent


Jacob White Packaging is currently seeking a Machine Fitter/Parts Maker for our Riverside Industrial Estate, Dartford Kent location. If you are experienced in the production of machinery parts and components and can thrive in a busy team environment, we are interested in meeting with you. Apply today and join our innovative team.


About the Role:

We are on the hunt for a Machine Fitter/Parts Maker to join our dynamic team. You will be responsible for the production of various types of packaging machinery, including the assembly of machines and the production of a range of component parts.



  • Production of various types of packaging machinery, including assembly of machines, and production of a range of component parts.
  • Operate drilling machines, saws, lathes, grinders, and hand tools to make parts from metal stock.
  • Read technical drawings, in order that parts are made to the correct engineering specification.
  • Read technical assembly drawings to build complete machines from component parts supplied.
  • Set up machines to run specific configurations of cartons and products.
  • Test packaging machines once completed, and make necessary adjustments for optimal running.



  • Experience in a similar role or environment.
  • Adherence to the Company's Health and Safety procedures and guidance.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • Ability to follow procedures/instructions.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Ability to use hand tools competently.
  • Good housekeeping practices.
  • Willingness to learn and progress in the role.


Hours and Pay:

  • 39.00 hours per week.
  • Working hours Mon–Fri 07:45 – 16:15.
  • Mid-morning break and lunch break as specified in your contract of employment.


Application Process:

To apply, please email your application and CV to info@jacobwhite.com. We look forward to reviewing your application.


Please note that all positions at Jacob White Packaging are based in the United Kingdom, specifically our Dartford, Kent headquarters. Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK and be able to perform their duties on-site. We believe in fostering a close-knit team and efficient communication, which are best achieved through an on-premises work environment.

Contact Jacob White Packaging

Thank you for your interest in Jacob White Packaging, we will fully support your enquiry and will offer assistance in products, carton design and factory layout. With over 6,000 installations worldwide and experience in packaging most products, we would invite you to contact us with no obligation.

Jacob White Packaging Ltd,
Unit F
Riverside Industrial Estate,
Riverside Way,
Dartford, Kent,
United Kingdom.
Nearest Train Station: Dartford
Nearest Airport: Gatwick Airport
Company Registration No: 1003647
VAT Registration No: GB 714232667