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Over Head Crane Operator (OHC)
Witton, Birmingham Operations Closing date: Sunday 29 May 2022
Witton, Birmingham, West Midlands, B6 7BN
Hours per week
Employment type
Full Time
Contract type
Experienced (subject matter experts, certified, skilled, non-people manager)
Between £20,000-£21,000 per annum depending on experience
Job Description

Your responsibilities

We have an opportunity for a licenced Over Head Crane Operator to join a market leader in coil processing. While working from a production order you will be required to load and unload the machinery using an Overhead Crane.

Monday-Thursday 7:30am-4:15pm & Fridays 7:30am-1pm

Our site in Witton, also known as ‘Vetchberry Steels’, is home to all our coil products and slitting line is a state of the art machine! Using the crane and fork lift trucks to move the coils, you will always be putting Health and Safety first, beyond anything else, keeping to a 6S approach.

Your profile

Essential experience, skills and knowledge:

  • Over Head Crane licence
  • Good team player
  • Completing paperwork accurately
  • Work on your own initiative

Desirable experience, skills and knowledge:

  • Previously used micrometre and vernier callipers
  • Experience in the steel and metal industry
  • 1st or 2nd line operator experience
  • Fork Lift Truck licence (B1 or above)

Your benefits with us

  • Between £20,000-£21,000 per annum depending on experience
  • Monday-Thursday 7:30am-4:15pm & Fridays 7:30am-1pm
  • Overtime available at x1.5 pay
  • 25 days holiday + 8 bank holidays
  • Company bonus scheme
  • Advantageous pension scheme
  • Employee high street vouchers & discounts
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Occupational health & health surveillance
  • Service Awards
  • Christmas savings scheme
  • Discounted Permanent Health Insurance
  • Eye care vouchers
  • Wellbeing events
  • Recognition Portal
  • Rewards Portal
  • Company events
  • Learning & Development opportunities
  • Car Salary Exchange Scheme
  • Company share schemes
  • Christmas Closedown

This is us – your new employer

With around 480 locations in over 40 countries, thyssenkrupp Materials Services is the biggest materials distributor and service provider in the western world. The broad service spectrum offered by the materials experts enables customers to focus on their individual core business. The area of Materials Services spans two strategic areas: global materials distribution as a one-stop-shop – from steel and stainless steel, tubes and pipes, nonferrous metals and specialty materials to plastics and raw materials – and tailored services in the areas of materials management and supply chain management. An extensive omnichannel architecture offers 250,000 customers worldwide cross-channel, round-the-clock access to more than 150,000 products and services. A highly efficient logistics system ensures that all requested services are smoothly integrated into customer production processes “just-in-time” or “just-in-sequence”.

We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications, irrespective of gender, nationality, ethnic and social background, religion and beliefs, disability, age, or sexual orientation and identity.

Please note that we reserve the right to remove this advert prior to the advertised expiry date, dependent on the level of response received.  You are therefore advised to apply at your earliest convenience. Due to the volume of applications we receive, we are unable to supply individual feedback at the CV review stage.

Closing Date
Sunday 29 May 2022
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