A Class Finisher

8.50 - 12.00 GBP Hourly + GBP8.50 - GBP12/hour = Shift allowance & overtime
09 Oct 2017
06 Nov 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
Sheet Metal Worker responsible to the Aerospace Team Leader

Overall purpose of job:

To work as part of the Manufacturing Team to satisfy customer demand in a productive and safe manner, whilst ensuring required Quality standards are met.

To offer flexibility within the manufacturing role, ensuring internal and external customer satisfaction.

Principal Accountabilities & Key Responsibilities include, but are not limited, to the following:

Adherence to Company Quality Systems

Adherence to Company Product Quality Standards

Select gauges and types of sheet aluminium according to product

Fabricate or alter parts using hammers, punches, drills and Eckold machines

Trim, file, grind, deburr, buff and smooth surfaces, seams and joints of assembled parts using hand tools and portable power tools

Shape aluminium over shaping fixtures

Inspect individual parts, assemblies and installations for conformance to specifications, using measuring instruments such as calipers and micrometers

Determine project requirements, including scope, assembly sequences and required methods and materials, according to engineering drawings and written or verbal instructions

Lay out, measure and mark dimensions and reference lines on material according to engineering drawings or templates, using calculators, scribes, dividers, squares and rulers

Shaping and cutting out sections using hand tools

Finishing items with toolslike grinders and polishers to smooth down rough edges

Assembling sections using welding and bolting methods

Check that the quality conforms to company & client specifications prior to dispatch

Operate processes as requested once trained

Adhere to housekeeping disciplines where specified

Look after all company equipment & plant

Store Plant & Equipment appropriately when not in use

Achievement of targets where specified

Maintain Company Plant & Equipment when requested & at the required frequency

Accurately & clearly complete documentation as required (Work record sheets etc.)

Keep immediate work area, unit, yards & general factory clean & tidy

Adhere to Housekeeping standards where specified or communicated

Wear Personal Protective Equipment (P.P.E.) where designated

Report potential hazards, near miss incidents & accidents

Always wear company work clothing when issued
Work in a safe manor at all times - if in doubt ask

Adhere to rules & procedures outlined in the Company handbook

Timely reporting of all non-conforming issues to Supervision or management

Actively participate in training and development

Actively participate in Improvement initiatives, Improvement teams & Idea generation schemes


•Knowledge of the manufacturing processes, procedures, and machinery
•Working to tight/fine tolerances
•Strong sheet metal, fabrication knowledge within a manufacturing environment
•Experience assembling aircraft components


Apprentice trained Sheet Metal Worker

Aerospace/precision engineering background

Specific Skills:

Works effectively and cooperatively with others to achieve goals

Establishes and maintains good working relationships

Ability to read engineering drawings

Experience of working with metal tolerances of 0.5mm

Personal Qualities:
•Good communicator
•Can do attitude
•Customer Focus
•Team Player

please email your current Cv to Sean king