Fabricator/Sheet metal worker (Trainee Plater)

Nicholas Associates
£27000 - £37000/annum
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Fabricator/Sheet metal and Plating

Have you experience within fabrication, sheet metal, welding etc?

Would you like the opportunity to learn metal surface finishing and plating?

If so we have an immediate requirement for a Trainee Plater to join the surface finishing department in this fabrication, machining and assembly environment - fabrication and fitting skills highly beneficial


With manufacturing sites located across the world, we now require a Trainee Plater to join the finishing team at the Gloucestershire based manufacturing facility.

Working in a first class manufacturing environment with the latest equipment you will be tasked to surface finish the companies' bespoke engineered products to a high standard using electrical circuitry finishing techniques. If you have a mechanical background and aptitude we are looking to train in metal plating and finishing techniques.

Role: Permanent

Location: Must be commutable to Gloucester

Salary: £27,000 - £37,000 + overtime available

Hourly working week: 37hrs anything over paid at 1.5

Shift: 3 shift system am/pm/nights

Benefits: Pension up to 8% contribution, Private healthcare, 32 days holiday, Company Bonus scheme

Background required: A mechanical background, with the desire to learn new skills including metal plating.

The ideal metal plater will have as many of the following to strengthen application:

*Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings

*Mechanically confident using hand tools

The role in a nut shell:

As part of the surface finishing department, you will be tasked to finish of the bespoke engineered parts to a high standard.

You will use a range of skills - fabrication, fitting and trained in metal plating.


The company will utilise skills throughout plating/surface finishing, machining, assembly. Training in metal plating will be given, all that we ask is for a mechanical understanding and background with the desire to learn new skills.

If you are interested in the Trainee Plater role, please apply immediately due to the urgency of this role. If you have any questions at all please contact Matthew Brown/Steve Brown on (Apply online only)

Nicholas Associates Professional is a highly respected industry leading professional recruitment agency specialising exclusively in Executive Search and Selection, Construction, Engineering and Technical, and Finance and Accountancy roles across the UK and internationally. Working with many of the UK's most well-known client brands, we are passionate about matching the best talent to the best roles.

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