Junior Production Operator

To ensure the safe production of all aluminium slabs in the Casthouse, conforming to the correct sizes and following the scheduled requirements from the Planning Department.


  •  Identify the different formats and purities of scrap to load into furnaces to provide the correct specification of molten aluminium required.
  • Follow the ODS’s to provide sufficient, clean, specified molten metal ready for casting the sizes of slabs in accordance with the schedule.
  •  Check identification and dimensions of slab to the required length conforming to the slab identification.
  • Accurately record data on Computer system and production sheets
  • Participate with maintenance to improve machine reliability.
  • Keep equipment and work areas clean and organized to a 6s standard.



  • Knowledge of the production environment and ability to work to targets and deadlines.
  • Advise on all downtime issues and requirements needed to ensure efficient production.
  • Have a technical aptitude and be customer focused.
  • Be able to work as part of a team and show initiative and a positive attitude.



Working hours:         6am to 6pm then 6pm to 6am

Working pattern:       4 on 4 off

Salary range:             £26,285 plus shift allowance

Reporting to:             Production Foreman


Benefits Package:

  • Annual Service/ Attendance Bonus
  • Pension matched up to 7%
  • 4 x Annual Salary Life Assurance
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Cycle to Work, Tech & Car scheme
  • Wellbeing Support


How to Apply: We encourage you to follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn to stay updated on our latest opportunities, you can apply for a role by emailing your CV to recruitment@bridgnorthaluminium.co.uk


Safety is vital for all jobs in BAL; therefore, all candidates must be able to have the ability to follow and initiate safety practices, policies and procedures at all times.

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