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Lucy Ward

Resourcing Support Executive Phone: 01902 771443

Sector Focus: Engineering & Manufacturing
Industry: Steel | General Manufacturing
Disciplines: Blue Collar Engineering

I work in the Wolverhampton branch of ASC supporting the team with recruitment for skilled and semi-skilled engineering and manufacturing businesses. I also handle payroll and compliance among other duties.

I have worked in recruitment for a number of years and like the relationships you get to build with people, consistently building connections with the same businesses as well as meeting new clients and helping to ease the recruitment process for them. 

I enjoy getting to know candidates and finding the ideal role for them, and working for ASC, they are committed to doing the best they can for each person. 

An interesting fact about me is....

I have a pet African Pygmy hedgehog called Vincent.

I also couldn't live without....

coffee!!

 
 
 
 

LUCY WARD JOBS

 
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Tube/Metal Bender

£10 - £15 per hour

We are working with a large steel processing company for a Tube/Metal Bender in the Tividale/Oldbury area.

The role involves the operation of tube-bending machines, to bend tubes and steel sections.

If you have any experience of;

  • Induction Bending, Metal Bending, Tube Forming, Section Bending, Tube Manipulation
  • Able to work to mechanical drawings
  • Confident to quality-check your own working using various tools

Hours of work are on 2 shift patterns working 7:30am till 4:30pm Monday to Thursday (12:30pm finish Friday) & 6:30am till 3:30pm Monday to Thursday, (11:30am finish Friday)

This is a temporary role initially with the potential to go on to a temp to perm role for the right candidate.

Basic pay rate is from £10p/h. Once you are on a permanent contract you will also get a piece rate depending on the value of the material you are bending, this can equate to £12 - £15p/h.

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 details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.

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Lucy Ward

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Material Handler / Overhead Crane Operative

£10 - £11 per hour

Material Handler/Overhead Crane Operator / West Brom / £9.85/11.11 per hour

A Material Handler / Overhead Crane Operator is required for a large multi-national steel processing company based in West Bromwich, close to the border of Smethwick.

Duties include:

  • Working on the back end of machine lines banding and stacking processed steel blanks
  • Operating a pendant overhead crane and forklift truck
  • Moving steel stock around the workplace
  • Packing and palletizing steel ready for dispatch
  • General housekeeping
  • Any other duties as required

Applicants MUST have a background in manufacturing and steel processing. You MUST also be fit and able to carry out general labouring duties in the plant. Overhead crane experience is essential, preferably with a licence though unlicensed candidates will also be considered.

Position is working rotating mornings and night shifts

Mornings: 6am - 4pm Monday to Thursday & 6am - 2pm Friday (must be flexible to do also M-Th 6:00am - 6:00pm)

Nights: 6pm - 6am Monday to Thursday on nights

Starting rate of pay is £9.85 per hour on mornings, £11.11 per hour on nights

This is a temporary to permanent position with long term prospects for the right candidate.

If you think this Overhead Crane Operator / Material Handler role is right for yourself then APPLY NOW! For more information contact Lucy Ward at ASC Connections.

01902 771 443 / lucy.ward@asc-connections.com

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 details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.

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Lucy Ward

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Laser Setter / Operator

£9 - £11 per hour

We are currently recruiting for a well-established Manufacturing company on the outskirts of Wolverhampton looking for a Laser Setter / Operator.

You will be responsible for setting and operating a Trumpf 7040 5-Axis Laser Cutter to cut steel components for the automotive industry. Previous experience working on a laser cutting machine is required.

Duties to include;

  • Setting/Operating Trumpf Laser
  • Setting cutting jigs onto Laser bed
  • Completing paperwork including history sheets/process labels etc.
  • Good understanding of machine T.P.M and housekeeping

The position is working on a temp-to-perm basis paying between £9.00 -£11.00 per hour dependant on experience, with an added shift allowance on top (bringing your starting rate of between £9.00 - £11.00 per hour up to £10.58 - £12.93 dependent on experience)

The position is working 3 shifts to include 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm and 10pm - 6am, rotating on a weekly basis.

If you think this position is right for you, APPLY NOW! or call Lucy Ward @ ASC Connections on 01902 771 443 or email on lucy.ward@asc-connections.com

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 details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.

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Lucy Ward

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Steel Bander

Up to £10 per hour

Immediate start available for Steel Banders for a large, well established Steel Processing company in Rowley Regis.

The position is to start ASAP working shifts of 6:00am - 2:00pm and 2:00pm - 10:00pm

Must have experience in Steel Industry;

  • Banding up of processed steel
  • Using manual and air banders
  • Visual quality checks of packs
  • Labelling up stock ready for dispatch

This is a temporary role initially with a view to start the following day paying £10.10p/h.

Please call ASC Connections on 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 details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.

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Lucy Ward

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Part Time Press Setter (Weekends)

£11 - £17 per hour

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Press Setter for a large internationally trading steel processing company based in the West Bromwich area of the West Midlands.

This opportunity is for an experienced press setter, setting various coil-fed power presses to manufacture steel products. Duties include;

  • Setting and operating a range of coil feed power presses (up to 600 ton) manufacturing parts for the automotive industry
  • Operating a pendant overhead crane to load/unload machinery with steel coil
  • First off and in process quality checking using quality measuring equipment including micrometers, verniers and gauges
  • Assisting with operating the presses as required, overseeing press operators to ensure products are machined correctly

This role is working weekends only from 6am - 6pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday on a temp-to-perm basis.

Pay rate differs for each day; £11.40p/h on Fridays, £12.86p/h on Saturdays (6am - 12pm) and £17.14p/h on Saturdays (12pm - 6pm) & Sundays.

Applicants MUST have a ROSPA certificate, along with significant experience of setting and operating power presses. You must also have a background in the steel industry, and be able to operate pendant overhead cranes to load / unload the machinery.

If you have the relevant experience and are interested in this role APPLY NOW or contact ASC Connections on 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 details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.

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Lucy Ward

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Material Handler / Overhead Crane Operative

Up to £8 per hour

Counterbalance FLT/Overhead Crane Operator / Birmingham / £8.50 per hour / Temp to perm

We are currently on the lookout for an experienced Material Handler / Overhead Crane Operative to join a large steel firm located in Birmingham on a temp to perm basis.

As an Overhead Crane Operative you will be responsible for operating an overhead crane to manoeuvre steel stock around the workplace, loading and unloading machinery and vehicles. Your regular duties would include, but would not be limited to;

  • Operating overhead cranes and counterbalance forklift trucks to move steel
  • Loading and unloading steel from vehicles
  • Marking material with works information
  • Loading and unloading machinery
  • Keeping factory organised, clean & tidy
  • Adhering to strict health and safety guidelines at all times
  • BENEFICIAL TO HAVE LICENCES FOR OVERHEAD CRANE AND COUNTERBALANCE FLT

To be considered for this role you must be an experienced Material Handler / Overhead Crane Operative with recent experience coming from within the steel industry. It would be beneficial to have BOTH a valid in-date Overhead Crane Licence and counterbalance FLT licence.

Working hours for this role would be straight days, 7:30am - 4:30pm with an early finish on Fridays paying £8.50 per hour.

If you think this Overhead Crane Operator / Material Handler role is right for yourself then APPLY NOW! For more information contact Lucy Ward at ASC Connections.

01902 771 443 / lucy.ward@asc-connections.com

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 details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.

contact

Lucy Ward

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