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Production Operative (Plate Saws) - Nights Shift
Preston Operations Closing date: Sunday 10 December 2023
Preston, Lancashire, PR5 8AD
Hours per week
Employment type
Full Time
Contract type
Experienced (subject matter experts, certified, skilled, non-people manager)
£23,588 per annum + £5616 shift allowance
Job Description

Your responsibilities

We are currently looking for a Plate Saw Operator (Nights) to join us here at thyssenkrupp Materials UK! As the Plate Saw Operator, you will be cutting a range of products for various customers working from design drawing and adhering to tight tolerances.

Your main duties will include:

  • Operating the Plate Saw to a high quality and safe standard
  • Ensuring we have warehouse traceability
  • Working from drawings you will be required to accurately set various machines and produce parts to order
  • Use forklifts to gather material for the jobs and record all information on job sheets

Your profile

Essential experience, skills and knowledge:

  • Saw operating knowledge
  • Able to read drawing and record accurate details
  • Flexibility to help with other tasks
  • Strong communication and time management skills

Desirable experience, skills and knowledge:

  • Counterbalance forklift trained, ideally 4 way

Your benefits with us

  • £23,588 per annum + £5616 Shift Allowance
  • 40 hours a week Shift Pattern: Sun-Thu 10pm-6am
  • 25 days holiday + 8 bank holidays
  • Company bonus scheme
  • Advantageous pension scheme
  • Learning & Development opportunities
  • Employee high street vouchers & discounts
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Occupational health & health surveillance
  • Length of Service Awards
  • Christmas savings scheme
  • Eye care vouchers
  • Wellbeing events
  • Recognition Portal
  • Rewards Portal
  • Company events
  • 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 10 December 2023
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