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.


SALES ADMINISTRATOR

Job Type: Permanent/Full Time
Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire WF6 1TD
Salary: Competitive/negotiable
Start Date: Immediate Start
Hours: Mon-Thu 08.30 – 17.00, Fri 08.30 – 16.30
Benefits:  On site parking/staff uniform/canteen
After qualifying service Death in Service Benefits + Health Insurance Plan
Closing Date: 12/08/2019

As a result of continued success and planned growth we are currently seeking an experienced Administrator to complement our existing Sales and Drawing Office team.   Reporting to the Sales and Drawing Office Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for general Sales administrative duties combined with some very basic CAD to ensure a seamless process.

Previous basic administrative experience in a busy office is essential. No previous CAD experience is necessary as full training will be given. 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, 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

We are an innovative company within our field with a fun and friendly but professional working environment.  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


PRODUCTION SUPPORT OPERATOR – Nights

Job Type: Permanent/Full Time
Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire WF6 1TD
Salary: £8.46 ph. to £9.98 ph. + 20% shift premium negotiable dependent on industry skills and experience, potential overtime and production bonus scheme in place (non-contractual/trial)
Start Date: Immediate Start
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: 12/08/2019

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 in / Despatch operation.

Key Duties Include;

  • Transfer of product from one production process to another
  • Adhere to Production Schedule in a timely manner with transport of product
  • Replenishing consumable items via requisition from Machine Operators i.e. adhesives
  • Assist Machine Operators in manual handling of worktops
  • Housekeeping / 6S including regular housekeeping checks
  • Working with Health and Safety Procedures including ensuring all mobile factory transportation are in working order

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.

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.


EDGE POLISHER / MACHINIST – Nights

Job Type: Permanent/Full Time
Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire WF6 1TD
Salary: £8.46 p.h. to £11.43 p.h. + 20% shift premium per hour negotiable dependent on industry skills and experience, potential overtime and production bonus scheme in place (non-contractual/trial)
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: 12/08/2019

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.


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
Hours: 26 hours per week Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Can negotiate working patterns to suit candidates needs
Benefits:  On site parking, staff uniform, canteen.
Closing Date: 12/08/2019

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)

VAN / DELIVERY DRIVER – Bristol (4 positions available)

Location: Bristol
Salary: £9.43 p.h
Start Date:   Immediate Start
Hours: Zero Hours -Variable Monday to Friday
Standard 39 hours per week / plus overtime. Start times can vary between 1:30am to 6:30am.
Benefits:  Staff uniform. After qualifying period Death in Service Benefits + Health Insurance Plan
Closing Date: 12/08/2019

Sheridan Fabrications Ltd 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, Magnet and Ikea.

We are currently looking to recruit van drivers for 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 three points on the licence and be over 21 years of age.

Key Duties Include

  • Delivering work surfaces to our customers and installers.
  • Occasionally offloading A frames, collecting empty A frames and return to Sheridan.
  • Liaising with the 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 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+)