• Job ref: 080/00888
  • Type: Full Time, Permanent
  • Location: Braintree
  • Salary: £10.64 - £11.57 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Chelmsford & Harlow
  • Date posted: 24 November 2021

Job details

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Braintree
  • Job Ref: 080/00888
  • Salary: 10.64 - £11.57 per hour

Looking for a role with progression?

Wanting a permanent job that can offer security and a company that offer excellent company benefits ?

Do you offer previous experience as a Furnaceman?

Then we want to hear from you!

Our client, who manufacture and supply Metal Products for the engineering and construction sectors is looking for a Furnaceman to join their team in Braintree.


This is a varied and busy role and duties will include:

  • Coordinate with various moulding areas to ensure your jobs are completed on time.
  • Preparation, melting and casting of metal as per company specific procedures.
  • Ensure testing is carried out in accordance with the correct procedures.
  • Coordinate with the team to ensure scheduled melting is completed as planned.
  • Operating cranes to move/load parts.
  • Assist with improvements.


The ideal candidate will offer:

  • Ability to plan and prioritise workload effectively.
  • Strong team player skills and experience working in a team.
  • Experience in QA and process control.
  • Organised and tidy.
  • Used to working in a heavy industrial engineering environment.
  • Ideally have a minimum of 3 GCSE’s including Math & English and Science (C or above).
  • Physically fit – to complete heavy lifting tasks required in position.
  • Ideally a FLCB Licence.
  • Previous experience as a Furnaceman.

Candidates without the above qualifications but who can demonstrate relevant knowledge and experience will be considered.


Working hours:

Monday to Thursday – 7am to 3:30pm

Friday – 7am to 2:30pm

Overtime and weekend rates paid at higher rate.



** All rates have a range and are negotiable and commensurate with qualifications and experience **

£10.64 – £ 11.57 per hour (including max attendance bonus)


Company benefits:

  • £1ph worked attendance bonus – standard contracted hours.
  • Overtime and weekend rates.
  • Free refreshments & fruit.
  • Birthday & Christmas gift.
  • Annual Summer BBQ.
  • On site Shower.
  • Free onsite parking.
  • Full training provided.


Unfortunately, we are unable to respond to every application.  If you do not hear back from us within 10 days, this means you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

May we take this opportunity to thank you for applying for this role.

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