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Slitting Line Setter / Slitter

Job Reference: DUDLEY SLITTER_1540464415
Location: West Midlands
Discipline:/ Manufacturing and Production
Salary Range:

£10.15 to 13.00 per Hour

Job Type: Permanent

Slitting Line Setter/Slitter / Temp to perm / Dudley / £10.15 - £12.60 per hour

A Slitting Line Setter / Slitter / Slitting Machinist is required for a steel processing company based in the Dudley area. It is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established company during a period of sustained growth.

Your main duties will involve the setting and operating of a wide coil slitting line. Working with mild steel, stainless steel and more. This is a temporary to permanent role with long term opportunities available for successful candidates.

Duties include:

* Setting and running wide slitting lines processing steel coils to specification
* Setting of tools on the line, separators, overarms etc. working with shimmed and shimless tooling
* Loading/ unloading the line using a pendant overhead crane
* Operating a counterbalance forklift truck to move palletised steel stock
* Checking quality and tolerances of slit coils using precision measuring equipment
* Banding, packing and palletising stock ready for dispatch
* Any other duties as required

A background in Slitting and the steel processing industry is required for you to be considered. You do not require it, but experience operating the overhead cranes to handle steel will also be beneficial.

This position is working two shifts on a rotating basis, covering days and nights. They are looking for candidates that are willing to work long hours, though you will most likely not be working these hours every week;


6am - 2pm(6pm) Monday to Friday. 40 - 60 hours per week


6pm - 6am Monday to Thursday. 48 hours per week

On average you will be working in the region of 40-60 hours per week. The rates of pay for this role are as follows;

Basic rate will start at £10.15 per hour payed for the first 40 hours on days.

Remaining hours paid at £12.18 per hour.

Night shift is paid in the region of £12.60 per hour.

After passing a successful three month probationary period your rate will increase to £10.50/12.60 on days. After a further three months your rate will increase considerably as you will be signed off as an operator.

If you think this Slitting Line position is right for you, 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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