Material Handler / Overhead Crane Operator

Posted 3 months ago by ASC Connections Birmingham
Location Oldbury, West Midlands Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary £10.00 - £12.00 per hour Sector Engineering, Manufacturing/Production

Material Handler/Overhead Crane Operator / Temp to perm / Oldbury / £10.41 per hour

We are currently recruiting for a Material Handler for a large steel processing company based over in Oldbury.

You will be responsible for manoeuvring steel coils around the workplace, loading and unloading slitting lines as well as vehicles for dispatch. To be considered for this role you MUST have operated overhead cranes and counterbalance forklift trucks within the steel industry.

Ideally you WILL have in-date licences for counterbalance forklift trucks and overhead cranes, though if you just have the experience you will still be in with a shout.

You will be responsible for and your duties will include;

  • Operating overhead cranes to handle steel including coils
  • Operating counterbalance forklift trucks
  • Handling steel coil and processed steel
  • Helping to load and unload slitting lines and blanking presses
  • Loading and unloading vehicles for delivery
  • Any other duties as and when required

The starting rate of pay for this role will be £10.41 per hour on days and £11.75 per hour on nights. You will be working three shifts, 6:00am - 2:00pm, 2:00pm - 10:00pm and 10:00pm - 6:00am totalling 40 hours per week on both. After a thirteen week probationary period through the agency you will be eligible for a permanent contract though you may end up working through the agency for an extended period.

If you think this Material Handling 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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