Adept are excited to be working with a busy reputable foundry based in Sheffield who are looking for an experienced Shot blaster to join their shop floor team.
Shifts: Monday - Thursday 6am - 2.50pm Friday mornings available as overtime - Overtime also available on weekends (Overtime rates available)
Roles and Responsibilities:
As a Foundry Shot Blaster, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the quality and integrity of our castings by effectively preparing surfaces for finishing. Your responsibilities will include:
Perform shot blasting on a diverse range of steel components and other materials
Prepare surfaces by stripping, cleaning, and profiling to ensure optimal adherence of coatings and overlays.
May involve shot blasting work on pipes as necessary.
Ensure timely completion of tasks to meet customer deadlines.
Maintain a high standard of quality control throughout the shot blasting process.
Follow precise instructions and order sheets to ensure accurate results.
Skills + Experience
Proven experience as a Foundry Shot Blaster or similar role within a foundry setting.
Proficiency in operating shot blasting equipment and related tools.
Knowledge of different abrasive media types and their applications.
Familiarity with casting processes and the importance of surface preparation.
Attention to detail and the ability to identify defects and inconsistencies.
Strong commitment to safety practices and protocols.
Physical stamina and ability to handle heavy equipment and materials.
Excellent communication skills and a collaborative mindset.