Overhead Crane Operator / Warehouse Operative

Full Time Permanent


Looking for your next role in the steel industry? A large manufacturer/stockholder in Walsall are seeking a experienced operatives to join them as part of their busy warehousing team on both days and nights.

This is a permanent position subject to a twelve-week probationary period, where operatives are required to move various lengths of steel bar/tube around the plant using an overhead crane (up to 25 tonnes).

* We are looking for someone from a similar background in the steel stockholding or processing industry, with a solid knowledge of different bar/stock sizes, able to demonstrate efficient and safe use of the cranes and slings.

* A desirable quality would be for candidates to also have experience operating a bandsaw to cut steel tube/bar down to exact customer requirements and performing quality checks.

* It would also be beneficial in an application if you have previous experience operating sideloaders in a similar role/environment.


DAYS – 06:00 – 14:00 Monday-Friday (40 hours)

NIGHTS – 21:30 – 05:30 (40 hours)


Your basic rate for the first 40 hours of your week is £8.72ph, with all hours thereafter paid at time + 1/2 (£13.08ph).

If working nights, you will also receive a £70 shift allowance on a weekly basis and overtime is available at the present time.

For immediate consideration, please apply with an up to date CV and you will be contacted by one of our team shortly to discuss the next step in the recruitment process