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Sheet Metal Worker

An opportunity for a Sheet Metal Worker to join our client that manufacture products for high-temperature material testing and physicochemical analysis.


Our client have already engaged in the delivery of a wide range of high profile projects and on the back of this they have been recently awarded another major contract and thus are looking to add a Sheet Metal Worker on a permanent position.


This is a fantastic opportunity to join our client that over 70 years of experience in the design, manufacture and sales of electric laboratory and industrial furnaces.


Our client is a German -Dutch family owned business that currently employs 160 staff and owns distribution companies in Germany, France and the US which have provided for significant growth during the past years.


As the worldwide leader in their market segment, Our client export products to more than 100 countries.



DUTIES INCLUDED for the role of Sheet Metal Worker :



  • Weld and fabricate a variety of bespoke components using stainless steel and mild steel materials, gauge of sheet metal generally between 0.9mm & 6mm thickness.

  • Weld and fabricate bespoke furnace and oven frameworks from mild steel rolled hollow section and angle iron to a high standard.

  • Read engineering drawings and translate that into an end product with minimum supervision.

  • Achieve a high standard of finish/tolerance on bespoke fabricated products.

  • Create own cutting list and cut up material using electric band saw.

  • Cut and shape materials using a notching machine, guillotine or hand rolls.

  • Mark out, drill and tap hole.




KEEN to speak to Sheet Metal Worker :




  • Apprentice trained fabricator welder.

  • At least 5 years' experience in the welding and fabrication of bespoke products, working within a light / medium fabrication working environment.

  • Good MIG, TIG and spot welding skills are essential.

  • Have good calculation skills and have the ability to work to fine tolerances.

  • Accuracy and attention to detail.




THE OFFER for the role of Sheet Metal Worker :




  • PAYE rate of pay £14.25 an hour - Days Regular ,

  • 30 Days paid Holidays.

  • 7.5% Employer Pension Contribution.

  • Midday Finish Friday.