Job details

Powder coat operative

Location: Diss, Norfolk, IP22 4RG
Salary range: £7.70 to £7.70
Status: Permanent
Type: Full time
Posted date: 23/07/2013 11:31

Job description:

Purpose of the job:


Produce finished roof lights to company schedules and drawings, operate machinery to assemble all variants of the GV product range, maintaining quality while working to company standards and Health & Safety requirements ready for shipment to the customer against known project schedule dates provided by the Project office


Overall Role or Main task


Pre-treatment of frames and accompanied components 

Applying powder to frame work and extrusions to the correct company standard

Help with loading and unloading of frames and materials

Mixing chemicals into a non-chromate Machine

Testing of all chemicals and equipment used in the Vixen and test laboratory

Calibration of equipment used in the powder coating process

QC of all work prepared and painted


Personnel Directly Responsible for:


Assist with training staff members 


Internal Contacts:


·       Stores & Material Co-ordination Supervisor

·       Production Supervisor

·       Engineering supervisor

·       Stores & Production team members


Other Relationships:


Liaison with all Production assembly staff, fabrication, welding team, design staff, project office team members and other departmental representatives


Summary of Main Tasks / Duties:


Sub–divide into:


(i)                  Responsible for: All stores activities and functions


(ii)                Personal Tasks: complete all documentation associated


(iii)               Liaise with all departments needed to complete your daily


(iv)               Additional Tasks: Complete additional tasks and activities deemed necessary by the production and stores department management team


Education, Knowledge and Skills required



Engineering biased requirements



·        Indentured apprenticeship

·        Modern apprenticeship

·        Formal Company Training scheme

·        Informal Practical Training scheme

·        College course / NVQ

·        Forklift License and type (Reach, side loader etc)


Other Training


List all other qualifications or associated training that you have gained during your career e.g. Forklift driving, abrasive wheels, Health & Safety etc








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