Aluminium Window Fabricator

£17,680 - £18,720 per annum (dependant on experience) + overtime
22 Feb 2018
22 Mar 2018
AAJ-11727 3
Contract Type
Full Time
Due to a period of continued growth a fantastic opportunity has arisen for an Aluminium Window Fabricator to join a long standing and successful provider of marine windows. Based in Birmingham, the successful Aluminium Window Fabricator will earn a salary of £17,680 - £18,720 per annum (dependant on experience) with the option to work additional paid overtime as well.

Please note that whilst this role is working on aluminium windows, candidates with a carpentry background are encouraged to apply. Our products are very much handmade, therefore the role would suit someone that enjoys making things and seeing the end product.

Whilst still being relatively small and family run, the company is extremely successful in what they do and are keen to bring on ambitious individuals to support their plans for future growth. The main responsibility of the Aluminium Window Fabricator will be to manufacture high quality boat windows by following a works order specific to each customer.  Additional duties will include, but not be limited to:
  • To manufacture specialist windows following detailed manufacturing process specifications and works orders, having regard to achieving the high quality and meticulous standards that are required
  • Using both hand and motor tools to assist the window fabrication team
  • To quality check and clean all finished windows
  • To ensure accuracy and consistency in measurement, mitres and quality with a constant eye for detail
  • To be keen on progression through the company, with opportunities to learn the large range of different types of single and double-glazed windows
  • To participate in the continuous improvement processes operated in the manufacture of aluminium windows.
  • To be prepared to assist with the fitting of the windows on boats throughout the spring and summer
To be considered for the role of Aluminium Window Fabricator you must have sound communication skills and strong interpersonal skills. You must also be comfortable with manual work as there will be a fair bit of lifting in this role. In addition, the following key skills and qualities are desirable:
  • The desire and pride to make hand crafted products
  • Be dexterous and nimble fingered for assembly of small components
  • Confident using saws, drills and tape measures – carpentry experience is ideal
  • Reliable with the ability to work well under own initiative and unsupervised
  • Have excellent attention to detail and able to make measurements accurately
  • Must have a good work ethic and a positive, professional manner
  • Be flexible and happy to cope with the changing needs of the business as it grows
In addition to a salary of £17,680 - £18,720 per annum the successful Aluminium Window Fabricator will receive the following benefits:
  • Work for a small and friendly business who value their employees and their input
  • 28 days holiday per annum
  • We enjoy finishing at 2pm on a Friday
  • Possibility to work paid overtime at peak times
  • Government pension scheme
If you wish to apply for the role of Aluminium Window Fabricator based in Birmingham, please submit your CV with an accompanying covering letter explaining how your relevant skills and experience make you an ideal candidate.