Careers at Sheridan

Sheridan Fabrications is the UK’s largest manufacturer of solid and natural work surfaces.
Based in Normanton, West Yorkshire, we supply to Blue Chip clients across the UK including Wickes, Benchmarx, Magnet and IKEA ; in addition to other retail, distribution and commercial channels.

We are an innovative company within our field, with a fun and friendly but professional working environment. We offer competitive rates of pay and benefits, training opportunities and on-site parking and staff uniforms.

Our people are the key to our success and we seek enthusiastic individuals who want to make a difference within our business and contribute to our future direction.

Are you ready for a new challenge?
Can you think on your feet ?
Do you want to be part of our team ?

If you feel that you fit the bill for any of the vacancies below, we would like to hear from you.
Please forward your CV indicating current and expected salary/rate of pay to careers@sheridan-uk.com
or contact us by telephoning 0345 618 2800.

Or alternatively, download an application form by clicking this link Sheridan Application Form and submit to us at:

Human Resources Team
Sheridan
New Sheridan House
Don Pedro Avenue
Normanton
WF6 1TD

Please note Sheridan does not have the resources to send individual notifications to all applicants who are not shortlisted so if you have not been contacted within 28 days of the closing date you should assume you have been unsuccessful, however, please don’t let this deter you from applying for future vacancies.

We currently only have the below vacancies available, however, speculative applications can be made to The Human Resources Team at the above address.

Equal Opportunities Statement

Sheridan is committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment. Employees and job applicants will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.


LABOURER (NIGHTS)

Job Type : Permanent/Full Time
Location : Normanton, West Yorkshire WF6 1TD
Salary : £7.99 p.h. to £9.44 p.h. negotiable dependent upon skills/experience + overtime (not guaranteed) + production bonus scheme (non contractual/trial)
Start Date : Immediate start available
Hours : 39 hours per week
Monday to Thursday 5.45 pm to 4.00 am
No weekend work

Benefits : On site parking/staff uniform/canteen. After qualifying service Death in Service Benefits + Health Insurance Plan

Closing Date : 21/01/19

We are currently looking to recruit a Labourer to expand our current team. Reporting to the Cell Leader the successful candidate will assist in the general Goods out / Despatch operation.

Key Duties include:

• Loading & off loading of vehicles
• Packing and wrapping of worktops to quality standards
• Movement of goods from Production area to Despatch
• General Housekeeping.
• Clean as you go approach
• Assisting of moving worktops in production area

Whilst not essential, previous experience of working within a fast paced and demanding manufacturing environment together with a basic understanding of Warehousing standards would be a distinct advantage, as would a counterbalance FLT licence.

We are looking for people with good communication skills who are able to work within a team to tight deadlines and have a flexible approach to workload and duties. Applicants should note this is a physically demanding role with manual handling and heavy lifting involved.


LABOURER (DAYS)

Job Type : Permanent/Full Time
Location : Normanton, West Yorkshire WF6 1TD
Salary : £7.99 p.h. to £9.44 p.h. negotiable dependent upon skills/experience + overtime (not guaranteed) + production bonus scheme (non contractual/trial)
Start Date : Immediate start available
Hours : 39 hours per week
6.30 am to 3.30 pm Monday to Thursday
6.30 am to 11:30 am Friday

Benefits : On site parking/staff uniform/canteen. After qualifying service Death in Service Benefits + Health Insurance Plan

Closing Date : 21/01/19

We are currently looking to recruit a Labourer to expand our current team. Reporting to the Cell Leader the successful candidate will assist in the general Goods out / Despatch operation.

Key Duties include:

• Loading & off loading of vehicles
• Packing and wrapping of worktops to quality standards
• Movement of goods from Production area to Despatch
• General Housekeeping.
• Clean as you go approach
• Assisting of moving worktops in production area

Whilst not essential, previous experience of working within a fast paced and demanding manufacturing environment together with a basic understanding of Warehousing standards would be a distinct advantage, as would a counterbalance FLT licence.

We are looking for people with good communication skills who are able to work within a team to tight deadlines and have a flexible approach to workload and duties. Applicants should note this is a physically demanding role with manual handling and heavy lifting involved.


SAWMAN – Days

Job Type : Permanent/Full Time
Location : Normanton, West Yorkshire WF6 1TD
Salary : £7.99 p.h.to £11.37 p.h. negotiable dependent upon skills/experience + shift premium + overtime (not guaranteed) + production bonus scheme (non contractual/trial)
Start Date : Immediate start available
Hours : 39 hours per week
6.30 am to 3.30 pm Monday to Thursday
6.30 am to 11:30 am Friday
No weekend work

Benefits : On site parking/staff uniform/canteen. After qualifying service Death in Service Benefits + Health Insurance Plan

Closing Date : 21/01/19

Key Duties include:

  • Cutting natural and engineered stone worksurfaces using Bridge Saw machinery
  • Working from technical drawings
  •  Undertake the operation of machinery and hand power tools
  •  Clean & maintain machinery & tools

Key Requirements for a successful applicant:

  • Numerate and literate
  • Good communication skills
  • Previous experience of operating machinery and hand power tools
  • Able to work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Ability to work towards tight deadlines and targets
  • Flexible approach to workload and duties is essential
  • Physically demanding role requiring lifting and handling of heavy equipment and worktops
  • Knowledge of Granite and other solid surfaces is desirable but not essential as all training provided

Experience of working within a fast paced and demanding manufacturing environment would be a distinct advantage


SAWMAN – Nights

Job Type : Permanent/Full Time
Location : Normanton, West Yorkshire WF6 1TD
Salary : £7.99 p.h.to £11.37 p.h. negotiable dependent upon skills/experience + shift premium + overtime (not guaranteed) + production bonus scheme (non contractual/trial)
Start Date : Immediate start available
Hours : 39 hours per week
Monday to Thursday 5.45 pm to 4.00 am
No weekend work

Benefits : On site parking/staff uniform/canteen. After qualifying service Death in Service Benefits + Health Insurance Plan

Closing Date : 21/01/19

Key Duties include:

  • Cutting natural and engineered stone worksurfaces using Bridge Saw machinery
  • Working from technical drawings
  •  Undertake the operation of machinery and hand power tools
  •  Clean & maintain machinery & tools

Key Requirements for a successful applicant:

  • Numerate and literate
  • Good communication skills
  • Previous experience of operating machinery and hand power tools
  • Able to work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Ability to work towards tight deadlines and targets
  • Flexible approach to workload and duties is essential
  • Physically demanding role requiring lifting and handling of heavy equipment and worktops
  • Knowledge of Granite and other solid surfaces is desirable but not essential as all training provided
  • Experience of working within a fast paced and demanding manufacturing environment would be a distinct advantage

CNC MACHINIST – Nights

Job Type : Permanent/Full Time
Location : Normanton, West Yorkshire WF6 1TD
Salary : £8.87 p.h.to £12.48 p.h. negotiable dependent upon skills/experience + overtime (not guaranteed) + Night shift Premium +20% + production bonus scheme (non contractual/trial)
Start Date : Immediate start available
Hours : 39 hours per week
Monday to Thursday 5.45 pm to 4.00 am

Benefits : On site parking/staff uniform/canteen. After qualifying service Death in Service Benefits + Health Insurance Plan

Closing Date : 21/01/19

Key Duties include:

  • To undertake the CNC cutting of granite and other solid surfaces to accurate dimensions for fabrication
  • Ability to interpret dimensions from drawings, templates and formers
  • To ensure an effective use of materials from cutting lists
  • Ability to use CAD Cam
  • Clean and maintain machinery and tools
  • Maintain a tidy work area.

Previous experience of worktop manufacture and use of Auto CAD would be a distinct advantage but is not essential as training will be provided.   Experience of working within a fast paced and demanding manufacturing environment would be a distinct advantage.  We are looking for people who are able to work to deadlines and have a flexible approach to workload and duties.  Applicants should note this is physically demanding role with manual handling and heavy lifting involved.

Applicants are required to have the following for this role: CNC experience, knowledge of cutting tools, the ability to use CAD cam and interpret dimensions from drawings, templates and formers and experience of machine maintenance.  Applicants will also need to have GCSE in English and Maths, grades C or above, or equivalent.


DESPATCH OPERATORS – Nights

Job Type : Permanent/Full Time
Location : Normanton, West Yorkshire WF6 1TD
Salary : £7.99 p.h.to £9.44 p.h. negotiable dependent upon skills/experience + overtime (not guaranteed) + production bonus scheme (non contractual/trial)
Start Date : Immediate start available
Hours : 39 hours per week
Monday to Thursday 8.15 pm to 6.30 am

Benefits : On site parking/staff uniform/canteen. After qualifying service Death in Service Benefits + Health Insurance Plan

Closing Date : 21/01/19

We are currently looking to recruit a Despatch Operator on the night shift in the Despatch area to expand our current team.  Reporting to the Cell Leader the successful candidate will assist in the general Goods out / Despatch operation.

Key Duties include:

  • Loading & off loading of vehicles
  • Packing and wrapping of worktops to quality standards
  • Movement of goods from production area to despatch
  • General housekeeping

Whilst not essential previous experience of working within a fast paced and demanding manufacturing environment together with a basic understanding of Warehousing standards would be a distinct advantage, as would a counterbalance FLT licence.

We are looking for people with good communication skills who are able to work within a team to tight deadlines and have a flexible approach to workload and duties.  Applicants should note this is a physically demanding role with manual handling and heavy lifting involved.

Applicants are required to have the following for this role: CNC experience, knowledge of cutting tools, the ability to use CAD CAM and interpret dimensions from drawings, templates and formers and experience of machine maintenance.  Applicants will also need to have GCSE in English and Maths, grades C or above, or equivalent.


VAN/DELIVERY DRIVER

Job Type : Permanent/Full Time
Location : Normanton, West Yorkshire WF6 1TD
Salary : £7.99 p.h.to £11.37 p.h. negotiable dependent upon skills/experience + shift premium + overtime (not guaranteed) + production bonus scheme (non contractual/trial)
Start Date : Immediate start available
Hours : Zero hours – Variable Monday to Friday

Standard 39 hours per week / plus overtime

Benefits : Staff uniform. After qualifying service Death in Service Benefits + Health Insurance Plan

Closing Date : 23/01/19

We are currently looking to recruit a van driver for an immediate start to expand our current team. This is a permanent role. Applicants must be flexible, have over 2 years driving experience and for insurance purposes have no more than six points on their driving licence.

Key Duties include:

  • Delivering work surfaces to our installers. Offloading A frames, collecting and returning empty A frames to Sheridan
  • Ensuring loading and security procedures are maintained
  • Liaison with Transport Management and Installers
  • Ensure all required paperwork is completed accurately.

We are looking for people who are able to work to tight deadlines, early starts and have a flexible approach to workload and duties.  A good geographical knowledge of the UK, national postcodes and current driver legislation is essential whilst CPC would be an advantage.  Candidates should also be hardworking, trustworthy and have good communication skills with a polite manner as they will be representing the Company with clients.

Applicants should also note that this is a physically demanding role which requires manual and heavy lifting, therefore, a good level of fitness is required; and ideally candidates should have their own transport to get to and from the Company’s location.


LUXURY WORKTOP INSTALLERS OR TEMPLATERS

We are looking to recruit sub-contract teams throughout the UK.

Due to continued growth we are looking for suitably qualified and experienced teams to undertake either templating or installations of our luxury products.

We offer full training in our products, which include Granite, Quartz, Timber, Corian and other acrylic surfaces.

You must be:
• Experienced in kitchen installation or templating.
• Reliable and punctual.
• Have your own van and tools.
• Have an excellent work ethic, with a can-do approach.
• Good communication and problem solving skills.
• Excellent customer service skills.
• Full driving licence.
• CSCS card advantageous.

In return we offer excellent continuity of work
with industry leading rates (OTE £90k+)