Material Handler / Overhead Crane Operator

Posted 5 months ago by ASC Connections Birmingham
Location Wolverhampton, West Midlands Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary £9.19 - £12.00 per hour Sector Engineering, Manufacturing/Production

Material Handler/Overhead Crane Operator / Temp to perm / Wolverhampton / £10.00+ per hour

A Steel Processing Operative / Bander / Steel Warehouseman is required for an internationally operating steel company based in the Wolverhampton area. This is an excellent opportunity to get in with a multi-national steel firm, working mornings and afternoons rotating.

Applicants MUST have experience with operating overhead cranes, and have excellent communication skills.

Duties include;

  • Working on the back end of steel machining lines, e.g. Slitters, De-coilers, etc.
  • Banding up of processed steel
  • Using manual and air banders
  • Visual quality checks of packs
  • Labelling up stock ready for dispatch

The position is working rotating shifts.

Mornings: 6:00am - 2:00pm Monday - Thursday (12:00pm finish on Friday)

Afternoons: 2:00pm - 10:00pm Monday - Thursday (12:00pm - 6:00pm Friday)

The total work is 38 hours per week, with overtime available whenever required.

The initial rate of pay is £9.19 per hour working double days, but you also get a daily shift allowance of £11.17 per day. After you work for 13 weeks you are also entitled to a weekly tonnage bonus between £40-70 per week, as well as 3 of your standard 38 hours being accounted for as overtime paid at time and a half. As you can see, your hourly rate is topped up a LOT by other bonuses, meaning you are able to earn a very decent wage.

Temp ongoing position, possible long term prospects for the right person, though you should expect a long period through the agency.

If you think this Overhead Crane Operator 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.

ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of Technical, Business and IT services. We operate as an Employment Business or an Employment Agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively.

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