Metal Sorter

Metal Sorter

Job Title: Metal Sorter
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary: £10 - £12 per hour
Reference: 14816/001_1526999624
Contact Name: Harriet Crawford
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 22, 2018 15:33

Job Description



£10-12 per hour



A Fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Special Metals Sorter with a long standing Metals Supplier located in the Sheffield area. The successful candidate will have responsibility for sorting a wide range of alloy bearing scraps.

Key responsibilities for a Metal Sorter:

  • Responsible for the sorting and out turning of all the incoming/outgoing materials ensuring 100% compliance with quality procedures
  • The Sorter will be required along with the preparation of detailed outturn reports within given time scales
  • Some local travel may be required in short intervals and a full passport will be essential for the role
  • Working closing with the General Manager, Revert Alloys, Metal Traders and existing Process Operatives

Key requirements for a Metal Sorter:

  • Fork Lift License and Overhead Crane experience required
  • Strong background in sorting Special/Exotic Scrap/Revert Metals in all forms and have a minimum of 3 years previous experience working in the scrap/revert materials industry
  • IT Skills
  • Vast experience in the recognition, identification and reporting of special metal contamination within the materials that may include, foreign attachments/coatings/inserts/tips & repair welds.
  • Health and Safety aware
  • Knowledge & understanding of the varying "end use" markets for the materials is essential and experience of segregating materials on a quality & contamination basis for these markets is highly desirable
  • Strong communication skills
  • Previous experience in sorting Aerospace, Oil & Gas and Industrial Gas Turbine scrap & revert materials is essential
  • Knowledge & use of XRF hand held analysers is essential
  • A Metallurgical/Materials Qualification would be desirable but not essential

Please apply today or contact Harriet Crawford on 0151 480 2300/

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