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Slitter Setter / Slitting Line Machinist / Slitting Operative

ASC Connections Ltd



Full job description

A Slitter Setter / Slitting Line Machinist / Slitting Operative is required for a well established steel processing company based in West Bromwich. Duties include setting and operating wide coil slitters, using pendant cranes and FLT's. Position is a temp to perm contract working weekend shifts Fri/Sat/Sun 6am - 6pm. Rate of pay starts at £10.15 p/h, with a view to increase after 12 weeks.

Full duties include -

Setting and operating a wide coil slitting line, processing of mild and galvanised coils.
Using shimmed and shimless tooling, setting speeds / blades / overarms / separators
Operating a pendant overhead crane to load and unload the machine
First off, in process and final quality checks using measuring equipment
Banding, packing and palletizing of stock as required
Loading and unloading of vehicles when required
Any other duties within the department

Applicants MUST have experience with setting slitting or decoiling lines, using shimmed and shimless tooling. Must also have a solid background within steel processing, and have experience handling coils using a pendant overhead crane, licenses are highly advantageous but not essential.

Working hours are either -

Rotating day & night shifts 6am - 4:30pm Mon to Fri on days, 6pm - 6am Mon to Thurs on nights

Weekends - 6am - 6pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Position is a long term contract with a view to permanent after a minimum of 12 weeks probation.

Rate of pay starts at £8 on days, £9 on nights, or £10.15 p/h for weekends, with a rate increase after 12 weeks.

Company also pay a quarterly production bonus which is achievable once taken on permanently.ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of both technical and business services.
We operate as an employment business or an employment agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively.
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