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.

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Drawing Office Administrator

Job Type : Permanent/Full Time
Location : Normanton, West Yorkshire
Salary : Competitive/negotiable

Start Date : Immediate Start Available
Hours : Mon-Thu 08.30 – 17.00
Fri 08.30 – 16.30
Benefits : On site parking/staff uniform/canteen
Plus Death in Service Benefits & Health Insurance Plan after qualifying period

Closing Date : 2nd October 2018

As a result of continued success and planned growth, we are currently seeking an experienced Administrator to complement our existing Drawing Office team. Reporting to the Drawing Office Team Leader, the successful candidate will be responsible for the production and checking of CAD drawings and planning sheets for the fabrication plant.

No previous Drawing Office experience is necessary, as full training will be given however previous experience or knowledge of AutoCad systems or similar is advantageous. Candidates will have a good standard of education, be computer literate and familiar with Microsoft Office products. In addition, as well as having an excellent eye for detail and being well organised, candidates must also be comfortable interpreting and evaluating data and information from various sources.

To be considered for this role, you must be an excellent communicator and administrator with a proven track record, able to demonstrate success working autonomously, managing and prioritising own workflow, with high volume and to tight deadlines, to enable timely achievement of business objectives. You must also be a team player with a flexible can-do approach.

Key Duties include:

• Detailed checks on all information, identify and communicate any anomalies/amendments
• Providing on time accurate drawings for fabricators/production team
• Contacting/liaising with customers regarding design anomalies/problems ensuring excellent customer service
• Completing internal Process Planning Sheets
• Prioritising workload using delivery/installation schedules
• Providing direct and clear communication to the production team

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INSTALLATIONS SUPPORT APPRENTICE

Job Type: Permanent/Full Time

Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire WF6 1TD

Salary: £5.00 per hour

Hours: 39.5 per week:
Monday to Thursday 8.30 am to 5.00 pm
Friday 8.30 am to 4.30 pm

Benefits: On site parking, staff uniform, canteen
After qualifying period Death in Service Benefits + Health Insurance Plan

Closing Date: 02/10/2018

We are currently recruiting an Installations Support Apprentice to carry out general administration and office duties for our Installations Department. Reporting to the Installations Manager the successful candidate will primarily be required to provide administrative support to the Installations Team and secondary administrative support to the Customer Services and Transport Department teams.

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with a confident and outgoing personality – someone who is a good team player, able to prioritise tasks and work well under pressure. You should have a polite telephone manner and good computer skills, particularly Excel spreadsheets. Technical GCSE’s or equivalent would be a distinct advantage.

You will earn a salary, get paid holidays, received structured training and learn transferrable, job specific skills. Success in this role could mean there may be a permanent place for you on our team and enable you to take your next step with us. We have excellent opportunities for the right individuals and we have a strong desire to promote from within and reward the highest achievers.

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, apply here today!

Key Duties Include
• Calling customers to confirm appointments
• Dealing with customer complaints primarily over the telephone
• Following up on customer complaints confirming decision in writing by letter/fax
• Inputting and updating data onto IT systems
• Raising paperwork from IT systems and distributing appropriately to Fitters and Installers
• Where required administrative support to Customer Services and Transport Department

The Person – Key Requirements

• Data input skills
• A friendly and professional telephone manner
• Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
• Ability to meet deadlines
• Attention to details
• Good organisational skills
• Basic Computer Skills

Training to be provided
Level 3 Business Administration
The successful candidate will need to complete a level 3 Apprenticeship Qualification along with functional skills in numeracy, literacy and ICT dependent on GCSE results or equivalent. Training will be provided by Intec Business College.

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BESPOKE SANDER – SOLID SURFACE

Job Type: Permanent/Full Time

Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire

Salary: £7.99 p.h. to £9.70 p.h. negotiable dependent upon skills/experience, plus overtime ( not guaranteed)

Start Date: Immediate Start

Hours: 39 per week:
Mon to Thurs 6.30 am to 3.30 pm & Fri 6.30 am to 11.30 am

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

Closing
Date:
21/09/2018

We are currently looking to recruit Bespoke Sanders, reporting to the cell leader, successful candidates will undertake sanding and polishing of solid surface materials to achieve final finish.

Key Duties Include
• Sanding and Polishing bespoke solid surface worktops
• Clean & maintain machinery & tools
• Operating Chop saws, Routers, Spindle Moulder & Random Orbital Sanders

Key Requirements

• Clean as you go approach
• No experience of solid surface worktop manufacture is necessary as training will be provided
• Would ideally suit applicants with bench hand joinery/woodworking and carpentry skills although not essential
• Experienced in use small hand held power tools
• Able to work to deadlines and have a flexible approach to workload and duties
• Physically demanding role requiring lifting and handling of heavy equipment and worktops
• Experience of working within a fast paced and demanding manufacturing environment would be a distinct advantage but is not essential as all training will be provided

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Social Media Coordinator

Job Type: Permanent/Full Time

Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire WF6 1TD

Salary: Competitive – negotiable dependent on skills/experience

Start Date: Immediate Start

Hours: 39.5 hours per week
Monday to Thursday 8.30am-5.00pm; Friday 8.30 am – 4.30 pm

Benefits: On site parking, staff uniform, canteen

Closing Date: 24/09/2018

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic Social Media Coordinator. Reporting to the Senior Sales Manager this individual will play a fundamental role in the day to day management of social channels and associated activities.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate success in creating engaging content for presence across all media platforms increasing reach & brand awareness to drive and encourage sales; in addition to measuring and tracking ROI on campaigns.

Key Responsibilities include

• Social media content creation
• Supporting messages via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and other relevant platforms
• Engage in social media presence creation on new and emerging social media platforms
• Ensure social media posts are brand focused, delivered effectively – on the channels, to the right audience at the right time
• Participate in dynamic and creative ideas for social media and marketing contents
• Ensure social media channels are up to date, relevant and interesting
• Update websites as required and optimise content
• Analyse web traffic metrics and suggest/implement improvements
• Post mail shots campaigns, review effectiveness and leads to CRM
• Support marketing campaigns
• Write and distribute e-letters
• Contribute to company team brief

Key Skills include

• Experience working as a Social Media coordinator/assistant or similar role
• Social media/digital marketing qualifications
• High level digital/technical skills
• Excellent knowledge of Facebook/Twitter/LinkedIn/Pinterest/Instragram/Google + and other social media and review sites
• Understanding of web traffic metrics and media KPIs
• Familiarity with web design and content change
• Creative mindset and excellent written and analytical skills
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills
• Understanding of GDPR regulations
• Ability to multi task in a fast moving environment
• MAC art working skills desirable

This is an exciting opportunity for someone with solid experience within administration with a good sense of humour, excellent attention to detail and with the willingness to learn and be a key team player. Previous experience of manufacturing and/or working within a fast paced and demanding manufacturing environment would be a distinct advantage but is not essential as all training will be provided.

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HR ADMINISTRATOR

Job Type: Permanent/Full Time

Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire WF6 1TD

Salary: Competitive – negotiable dependent on skills/experience

Start Date: Immediate Start

Hours: 39.5 hours per week
Monday to Thursday 8.30am-5.00pm; Friday 8.30 am – 4.30 pm

Benefits: On site parking, staff uniform, canteen

Closing Date: 21/09/2018

We are currently looking for an experienced Administrator or Junior HR Administrator looking to expand their skills. Reporting to the Assistant HR Manager the successful candidate will provide a comprehensive generalist administration support across the whole employee lifecycle to the HR Officer and Assistant HR Manager .

Working closely with the HR Officer and Assistant HR Manager, you will provide a quality administration service and work together to ensure a high quality HR service is delivered to the business.

The successful candidate will be an experienced and effective administrator/HR administrator, able to hit the ground running in a busy team environment. You will have excellent organisation and communication skills, you’ll be confident in your ability and proactive in your approach.

Key Responsibilities include

• General HR administrative tasks
• Providing administrative support to Recruitment and Selection, Induction, Starters, Leavers, Contract Variations, Payroll, Attendance, Employee Relations
• Organisation and production of HR correspondence
• Maintaining HR database and accurate HR records
• Producing Reports and providing statistical data

Key Skills include

• Strong administrator
• Analytical approach
• Professional manner
• Excellent communicator/good interpersonal skills/team player able to communicate and engage at all levels
• Excellent organisational and prioritisation
• Able to manage time effectively and high levels of initiative to deal proactively with HR matters
• Able to work to tight deadlines under pressure in a fast paced environment

This is an exciting opportunity for someone with solid experience within administration with a good sense of humour, excellent attention to detail and with the willingness to learn and be a key team player. Previous experience of manufacturing and/or working within a fast paced and demanding manufacturing environment would be a distinct advantage but is not essential as all training will be provided.

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GRANITE POLISHERS / MASONS
Job Type: Permanent/Full Time
Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire, WF6 1TD
Salary: £7.99- £8.87 p.h. to £12.48 p.h. negotiable dependent upon skills/experience + overtime (not guaranteed)
Hours: 39 hours per week
6.30 am to 3.30 pm Monday to Thursday; and 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: 21/09/2018

Due to continued growth and success, we are currently looking to recruit Polisher on days to expand the current team.

Key Duties include

• Polishing/fabrication of granite and quartz surfaces
• Fabricating surfaces from working technical drawings
• Producing templates from working drawings
• Operating machinery and hand held power tools
• Clean and maintain machinery and tools

The Person key requirements
• 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

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EDGE POLISHER/ MACHINIST (NIGHTS)

Job Type: Permanent/Full Time

Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire

Salary: £7.99 p.h. to £10.81 p.h. negotiable dependent upon skills/experience + overtime (not guaranteed) ; Night Shift premium

Start Date: Immediate Start

Hours: 39 per week: Mon to Thurs 5.45 pm to 4.00 am
Possible weekend work

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

Closing Date: 21/09/2018

Due to continued growth and success, we are currently looking to recruit semi-skilled Machinist to expand our current team. Reporting to the Production manager successful candidates will undertake the machine polishing of stone and quartz materials prior to fabrication.

Key Duties Include
• Basic machine setting and operating
• Working to production drawing and templates
• Edge polishing of granite and other solid surfaces to dimensions for fabrication
• Ensure Process Planning Sheets are correctly completed for stock calculation
• Clean and maintain machinery and tools
• Maintain a tidy work area
• Performing visual and dimensional quality inspection checks.

Previous experience of worktop manufacture 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.

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QA ADMINISTRATOR/ MATERNITY COVER

Job Type: Temporary/ Maternity Cover

Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire WF6 1TD

Salary: Competitive – negotiable dependent on skills/experience

Start Date: Maternity Cover (Approx. between October 2018 to October 2019)

Hours: 26 hours per week
Monday to Thursday 8.30am-3.30pm

Benefits: On site parking, staff uniform, canteen

Closing Date: 21/09/2018

Reporting to the QA Technical Manager, the successful candidate will provide administration support, including data entry, producing reports & general surveillance activities during this period of maternity cover within the Quality Assurance department.

Key Duties
• Maintaining the Incident Reporting system for all Internal and External non-conformities via logging and maintaining information on internal spreadsheet database (CRM system)
• Logging and maintaining Quality Assurance Concessions and Inspection Results via spreadsheet data entry/recording
• Manipulating spreadsheet information to generate reports for all QA related data
• Logging and maintaining Master Sample archive – updating spreadsheet records/labelling information and physically updating/labelling Product Master Samples
• Typing up and issuing work instructions
• Maintaining audit schedule – progressing spreadsheet information progressing and related documents; and ensuring corrective actions are recorded.
• Maintaining Audit Schedule and related documents
• Update, maintain Corrective Action Reports and issue to management team
• As and when requested assist Quality Manager in creation of new product data
• Updating and maintaining COSHH documentation and register
• Updating and maintaining Risk Assessment documentation and register
• General administration to support Health and Safety function
• Please note that the above list of duties is not exhaustive and that the jobholder may also be required to carry out other duties that may prove necessary.

Essential Skills & Experience
• Able to work on own initiative – self starter
• Excellent communication skills (verbal & written)
• Attention to detail and a high level of accuracy
• MS Office (Intermediate working towards Advanced)
• Knowledge of ISO 9001/14001 (preferred)
• Manufacturing/process driven environment (preferred)

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CNC MACHINIST (Nights)

Job Type: Permanent/Full Time

Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire

Salary: £8.87 p.h. to £12.48 p.h. negotiable dependent upon skills/experience + overtime (not guaranteed) Night Shift premium

Start Date: Immediate Start

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: 21/09/18

Due to continued growth and success, we are currently looking to recruit CNC Machinists to expand our current team. Reporting to the Production manager successful candidates will undertake the CNC cutting of granite and other solid surfaces for fabrication.

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.

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CNC MACHINIST (Days)

Job Type: Permanent/Full Time

Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire

Salary: £8.87 p.h. to £12.48 p.h. negotiable dependent upon skills/experience + overtime (not guaranteed) + production bonus scheme (non contractual/trial)

Start Date: Immediate Start

Hours: 39 per week: Mon to Thurs 6.30 am to 3.30 pm & Fri 6.30 am to 11.30 am

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

Closing Date: 21/09/18

We are currently looking to recruit CNC Operator/Machinist to join our current team. Reporting to the Production Manager, successful candidate will undertake the CNC cutting of granite and other solid surfaces for fabrication.

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.

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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+)

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