Shot Blaster - Plant Machinery

  • Vacancy Title
  • Shot Blaster - Plant Machinery
  • Company
  • AFI-Group
  • Reference Number
  • NOV20210636
  • Location
  • Liverpool
  • Closing Date
  • 22/12/2021
  • Job Description
  • Shot Blaster- Liverpool

    Salary(DOE) + overtime + benefits

    Do you want to work for a fast-paced growing National company, with excellent career stability and progression prospects; where hard work is well rewarded? Then a job with AFI is for you.

    We are currently looking to recruit a Shot Blaster to join our paint shop facility in Liverpool.

    The role in brief:

    • Preparing powered access machinery for re-spray; shot blasting, sanding, cleaning, masking.
    • Correct application of decals to match AFI corporate image guidelines.
    • Working to specific production schedules.
    • Completing all administrative procedures.
    • Maintaining a clean, tidy and safe working environment.
    • Maintaining own equipment, change grit valve, check and change grit-hose, dead man’s handle and nozzles etc.
    • Masking
    • Any other ad hoc duties as may be required within the production environment.

    Working in a small team to turn around machines as efficiently as possible.

    The ideal candidate:

    • Experience in blast room recovery system
    • You will be self motivated and hard working
    • You should work well as part of a team
    • Full training will be given on the operation of the machinery
    • Shot Blasting: Min 1 year (preferred)
    • ICATS Qualification (preferred)
    • FLT licence (preferred)
    • Previous, current experience as a Manual shot blaster is a must.

    AFI Group is a leading provider of access solutions, from the hire and purchase of access equipment, to accredited training and service / maintenance of machines. With a current network of 27 hire locations across the UK and over 5,000 machines, AFI has a strong emphasis on Health and Safety and is proud to hold various accreditations (ISO9001, ISO14001, ISO18001, 5* Achilles BuildingConfidence, Gold RoSPA award – to name a few).

    We offer an excellent benefits package:

    • 23 days holidays per year rising to 25, plus statutory holidays
    • Inclusion in a profit share scheme
    • An auto-enrolment pension scheme with employer contributions
    • Healthcare Cash Plan
    • AFI Rewards

    In addition we have invested in an excellent induction programme, and staff training (we currently hold a Gold Investors in People award)