Sims Metal

Job title: Burner

Company: Sims Metal

Location: Reservoir Road, Hull, HU6 7QH

Hours: 39 hours basic Monday to Friday, plus Saturday mornings as required. Overtime available.

Salary:  £9.00 - £11.00 depending on experience.

Overview of the company and role: The purpose of the role is to carry out all burning activities in a safe manner, in accordance with company procedure and to ensure that all material processed adheres to grade specification, and customers’ request.

Key duties/responsibilities:

  • Prepare purchased scrap through the use of a burning torch
  • Examine unprepared scrap to ensure conformance with company standards
  • Maintain torching environment in line with company controls
  • Liaise with Site Manager / Supervisor to ensure specification for material processed
  • Carry out daily visual inspections of equipment for safety
  • Attend any training courses that the company proposes
  • Ensure the working area is kept in a clean and tidy state at all times
  • Perform such other duties as the Company may from time to time reasonably require
  • Comply with all Company policies related to Code of Conduct, Environmental, Health and Safety and Community

Skills required:

  • Previous experience in the use of flame cutting / burning scrap metal would be an advantage, but is not essential.  Training can be provided.
  • Proven track record of working within a team environment
  • Proven ability to adhere to safety procedures whilst fulfilling daily duties
  • Self-motivated, flexible and adaptable
  • Integrity and confidentiality
  • Exceptional organisational skills
  • High level of attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, willing to ask for assistance when needed

Contact:  Please follow this link to apply through our website:   Alternatively, please submit your CV to: [email protected]