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Slitter Setter / Operator

Job Reference: KINGSWINFORD SLITTER_1526300199
Location: West Midlands
Discipline:/ Manufacturing and Production
Salary Range:

£8.50 to 9.00 per Hour

Job Type: Permanent

Slitter Setter/Operator / Kingswinford / Temp to perm / £8.81 per hour

We are currently on the lookout for an experienced Slitting Machinist to join a large steel firm located in Kingswinford on a temp to perm basis.

As an operator you will be responsible for setting and running narrow gauge slitting lines, changing tooling and more. You must also be conversant with operating a 30tonne overhead crane to manoeuvre steel stock around the workplace, loading and unloading the slitter. Your regular duties would include, but would not be limited to;

* Setting and running a narrow coil slitting line
* Marking material with works information
* Selecting and using correct tooling for slitting heads and separators
* First off, in process and final quality checks using measuring equipment, reporting of any non-conformance
* Loading and unloading of coil onto the machinery using a pendant overhead crane
* Supporting the line when required, banding / packing / labelling of slit coil once processed
* To manage and co-ordinate activities for other personnel working on the slitting line
* Ensure all Health & Safety procedures are met and adhered to

To be considered for this role you must be an experienced slitter with recent experience coming from within the steel industry. You ARE NOT required to have a valid in-date Overhead Crane Licence.

Working hours for this role would be straight mornings, working 6am - 2pm, though you must be flexible to work until 4pm on any given day, whenever required, paid as overtime. The rate of pay for this Material Handler / Overhead Crane Operator position is £8.81 per hour.

If you think this Slitter role is right for yourself then APPLY NOW! For more information contact Stephen Parker at ASC Connections.

01902 771 443 / /

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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