General Assistant – Fork Lift Driver
Henry Williams is an engineering company based in Darlington. We supply goods to the road and rail sectors and have been around for over 130 years.
The main responsibility is to carry out general assistance work in the Sheet Metal Fabrication Department.
Duties and Responsibilities will include:
Carry out general assistance duties in the Sheet Metal Department, Spray and Assembly Area
Duties will include cutting, punching, grinding, forming, operating robot, dressing and assembly.
You will be required to use band saws, pillar drills and grinding and dressing equipment
Carry out fork lift truck duties including loading/unloading of vehicles
Assist with unloading the paint line conveyor assembly units, cleaning and moving the components and materials
Use the Company’s ERP system for effective time recording and materials management of tasks being carried out.
Carry out any other duties within the department as required within your skill set
It’s essential that you have:-
Proven experience of working with power tools
Current counterbalance fork lift truck licence
Good communication skills
Ability to work with minimum supervision
Be a good team player
Have a flexible approach to work
Have an enthusiasm to learn new skills
Experience of working in a manufacturing environment
Sheet metal working experience
Ability to read engineering drawings
Experience of working with ERP systems
Working knowledge of lean methodology (6S)
Working Hours – full time 37 hours per week
Monday – Thursday 7am – 4.45pm
Working a 4 day week
5 weeks holiday per year plus bank holidays (pro-rata to employment)
Free life assurance
Company pension scheme
Employee Assistance Programme
Please note: We are a designated “Key Supplier” and our staff have continued working throughout the Covid pandemic to supply equipment to the transport sector which keeps Britain’s people and supplies moving. We have social distancing procedures in place and adhere to all of the required rules.
All employees are required to wear a face covering, mask or visor.
All visitors are required to wear a face covering when interacting with employees.
Cleaning stations are available throughout the site