Aluminium Finishing Operative / Multi-skilled Metalworker

9.00 - 12.50 GBP Hourly + GBP9 - GBP12.50/hour +Generous shift premiums & Overtime
02 Aug 2019
21 Aug 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
We require confident Sheet Metal Workers to begin work for a leading manufacturer of Aerospace and Automotive components at their site in Kidderminster.

Flexibility regarding shift desirable, but not necessarily essential - please get in touch for more details.

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 specifications

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 sectiosn using hand tools

Finishing items with tools like 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 manner 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

Respect all company employees & partners and treat with dignity

Person Specification



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

If you are interested to apply for this position, please send your CV to Struan Rytina and give the TRCM team a call on 01905 -