Foundry Operatives, Kettering

Posted By:Kettering Branch
Telephone:01536 526449

Job Summary

Reference: 726100611
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Kettering
Salary: 8.13 per hour
Date Posted: 10/12/2016

Job Description

We are looking for Foundry Operatives with a previous foundry/forge experience, or heavy industry background, to join our foundry team.

You will be required to carry out duties such as:

Fettling - removing surplus metal off castings with abrasive wheels/band saws

Machine operations - drilling/tapping/punching using machine tools

Ladling - transferring molten metal from holding furnace to gravity moulds

Casting - operating low pressure die casting machines

Fork Lift Truck Licence (Counterbalance)

We are looking for a person that demonstrates:

Safety & Manual Handling Awareness

Quality awareness with attention to detail

Flexible and committed to work, with a high degree of drive and enthusiasm

A good team player, able to co-operate with colleagues, and share information effectively

Good performance record indicating high quality, speed and accuracy of working

Capable of working to deadlines and production targets

Committed to environmental protection, safety and house-keeping

The ability to absorb information and learn new skills quickly, reliably and effectively

Hours of Work: (39hrs per week)

08:00 - 16:30 Monday - Thursday

08:00 - 15:30 - Friday

Rates of Pay:

8.13 per hour

Type of Employment:

Temp to Perm - will be taken on after they have completed 12th week, if successful during their probationary period.

Please send a CV in word format by clicking on apply, or call Jo Critchard on 01536 526449 for consideration