AF Switchbeer

Second Shift – After Paint Assembler

AF Fabrications, part of the AF Switchgear group. 

Established in March 2008 as the new subsidiary to AF Switchgear. Handling the design and subcontract manufacture of all the enclosures used by AF Switchgear. 

The established in-house design team are supported on the shop floor by state-of-the-art CNC  Controlled Punch Machine & Powder Coating Paint Plant. 

JOB ROLE 

AF Fabrications are looking for reliable individuals to expand their team with a dedicated shift providing cover from 16:00 to 02:00 Monday to Thursday. 

Successful applicants will be trained in line with AF Fabrications processes and procedures before commencing on the 16:00 to 02:00 shift. During the training period, hours of work will be  08:00 – 16:30 Monday to Thursday and 08:00 – 16:00 Friday. 

Successful applicants will be also be required to undergo training in Quality, First Aid and as a  Fire Marshall. 

Key requirements of the role are:

  • Assembling of painted parts prior to despatch 
  • Adhere to the job pack information, including signing Job Pack forms

Give guidance and support to the team members and subcontractor

How to Apply

  1. Download and fill in the Application Form

 

2. Email your Application Form and CV to email@afswitchgear.co.uk

AF Switchbeer

Second Shift – Product Introduction Works Fabricator

AF Fabrications, part of the AF Switchgear group. 

Established in March 2008 as the new subsidiary to AF Switchgear. Handling the design and subcontract manufacture of all the enclosures used by AF Switchgear. 

The established in-house design team are supported on the shop floor by a state-of-the-art CNC  Controlled Punch Machine & Powder Coating Paint Plant. 

JOB ROLE 

Reliable individuals are required to join our bustling Fabrications team. 

If successful you will be responsible for: 

  • Fabrications assembly including welding & sanding
  • Ensuring a quality product while adhering to standard manufacturing tolerances
  • Give Guidance and support to the Team members and subcontractor Canteen facilities onsite along with Free car parking and a clean environment.

How to Apply

  1. Download and fill in the Application Form

 

2. Email your Application Form and CV to email@afswitchgear.co.uk

AF Switchbeer

Sales Estimating Engineer

AF Switchgear is one of the UK’s largest switchgear manufacturers and set the standard for LV Switchgear and Power Distribution. 

Established in 1974, our expertise in switchgear and control systems remains at the forefront. 

We have four manufacturing facilities on two sites in Nottinghamshire adjacent to  Junction 28 of the M1 giving us transport links across the country. 

Our modern design, administration and manufacturing facilities cover over two hectares. 

We manage every process in house from concept design with end clients and consultants through to commissioning and service. 

JOB ROLE 

AF Switchgear is looking for a sales estimating engineer. Reporting to the Sales Manager,  the successful candidate will be responsible for the preparation and submission of quotations in accordance with customer requirements and based on the Company’s manufacturing portfolio. 

A background in the electrical engineering industry coupled with computer literacy and the ability to work in a busy office are just some of the qualities required by this demanding but rewarding position.

How to Apply

  1. Download and fill in the Application Form

 

2. Email your Application Form and CV to email@afswitchgear.co.uk

AF Switchbeer

Technicians – Trainee Technicians

Following the expansion of our products and services AF Switchgear are currently looking to recruit a number of Electrical Technicians and Trainee Technicians with our works and site teams.  

Training / mentoring will be provided to ensure the skills necessary for testing and inspection are attained, together with a good understanding of current testing standard requirements, software applications and fault finding.

The role will require some periods away on site.  Having completed their training the successful candidate would be expected to:

  • Carry out commissioning, SAT and IST as required
  • Undertake on site client training
  • Visit sites to carry out switchgear surveys
  • Available to be on a call out rota with other members of the team to attend site as part of the company’s emergency call out agreements
  • Undertake switchgear thermographic surveys as required
  • Provide technical support both on site and in the works

Candidates will need to show their experience/qualifications as detailed below:

  • Apprentice or time-served in an electrical discipline, such as installations or panel wiring or an electrical qualification
  • Familiar with mechanical assembly of devices and copper busbar systems
  • Knowledge of panel assembly / fabrication techniques
  • Experience and knowledge of Switchgear and Control panel assembly would be beneficial
  • Proficiency in the use of hand tools and mechanical equipment
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Prepared to spend, potentially, long periods of time away from home
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Good communication skills
  • Have a flexible approach to overtime
  • Hold a full driving licence

Full-time, Permanent

Salary: Competitive salary offered according to experience

Benefits:

  • Bike to work scheme
  • On-site parking
  • BUPA

Schedule:

  • Basic 37.5 hour week
  • Overtime as required to fulfil the role

Experience:

  • Apprentice or time served in an electrical discipline and a minimum of 3 years electrical experience

How to Apply

  1. Download and fill in the Application Form

 

2. Email your Application Form and CV to email@afswitchgear.co.uk

AF Switchbeer

Stores Picker / General Assistant

We are looking for reliable Stores personnel to join our expanding Production Team.  The successful candidates will be required to carry out duties including but not exclusive to:

  • Ensure parts requested from the Assembly build lanes are picked and delivered in a timely manner and that the items are allocated to the correct contract, in accordance with ISO9001 operating procedures
  • Issuing contract, stock and other required materials to the production teams as directed to ensure build schedules are maintained in a timely manner
  • Receive goods inwards from suppliers and sub-contractors and inspecting and handling these in accordance with Company procedures stated within the ISO9001 Quality System
  • Ensuring tools and measuring equipment are in calibration when issuing to requests
  • Ensure vehicles are maintained in line with current procedures and any defects found recorded and arrangements made to rectify
  • Carry out duties as defined by Team Leader

The ability to use your initiative and be flexible to the demands of workload, as well as being able to work as part of a team, and a full driving licence, are key requirements for this position.

FLT Licence – Counterbalance.

Hours:  37.5 hrs per week (to be discussed) 

Full Time / Permanent

Salary:  £11.14 per hour

Benefits:  

  • Cycle to work scheme
  • On-site parking
  • Private medical insurance

How to Apply

  1. Download and fill in the Application Form

 

2. Email your Application Form and CV to email@afswitchgear.co.uk