General Operative (Metal Finisher)

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Salary Description
£11.51 Per Hour
Contract Type
Temp to Perm
Leicester ,

General Operative (Metal Finisher)
Leicester, LE4
£11.51 Per Hour


We are looking for someone to join a leading UK Investment Casting manufacturer which has been supplying major OEM’s and suppliers across many industries for the last 50 years and offer bespoke and often very complex components in an extensive range of metals and specialist alloys.

We are looking to recruit a highly motivated General Operative to join the Fettling Department who is willing to learn and develop in a manufacturing environment. You will have to have had some experience of finishing metal products using a variety of methods.

The role will involve working as part of a team; demonstrating flexibility with a willingness to learn and embrace new skills.

The ideal person will have the ability to finish various metal products  in a timely and accurate manner.

Previous experience of working in a Manufacturing environment and machine operating is essential.

You will be working  Monday – Thursday 07.30am – 16:30pm    Friday 07.30am-12.30pm



  • Carry out ingating, linishing and fettling to ensure customer quality standards are always maintained.
  • Grind, sand, clean and finish parts using hand tools or power equipment such as shot blasters and floor standing power linishers.
  • Trim, file, grind, debur, buff and smooth surfaces.
  • Use a tabletop laser welder.
  • Grind down welds using handheld grinder.


Skill Requirements/Desirables

  • Experience of finishing metal parts, such as fettling and linishing
  • Demonstrate manual dexterity to handle small to large different shaped parts/items.
  • Demonstrate good oral and written communication skills.
  • Self-motivated and able to adapt to changing priorities.
  • Ability to work on own initiative as well as successfully within a team.
  • Good understanding of Health & Safety at Work regulations.


Benefits With Siamo:

  • Immediate Starts.
  • Free Siamo benefits Package including Employee Assistance Package and online and high street vouchers and saving scheme, and much more….Ask for details.
  • Comprehensive onboarding and training process.
  • Employee of the Month Award
  • Refer a friend scheme where you are rewarded for introducing Colleagues
  • Paid holidays
  • Pension Scheme
  • Possible chance of a permanent position with our client for Top Performers
  • Free Car-Parking
  • Recruitment Process Digital for speed and efficiency with video interviews if required.


Benefits When Permanent:

  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Day off on your Birthday
  • Overtime Available
  • 4 ½ Day working week
  • On-site parking
  • Training and Development Opportunities
  • Company events



Apply now and we will contact you to discuss the role further and get you registered to start work.


Alternatively, you can call 0116 2334404.



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