Multi Skilled Sheet Metal Fabricator

Work as a key member of the Production team


The role requires assisting the production department with all duties within the fabrication team. To be considered for this role you will need to possess the ability to work within a small team, posses the right technical skills, have excellent attention to detail and be adaptable to helping colleagues as and when needed. The role has the potential for the right candidate to progress within the department.


Staplehurst, Kent
£competitive hourly rates DOE
42.5 hours per week (Monday to Friday)
Full time or part time, Permanent
Generous benefits package

About Us

A family run company, Magnetic Shields Limited (MSL) is the industry leader in the design and manufacture of magnetically shielded products and rooms. Our brand new factory unit and Fibre laser with full stock automation more than doubles our production capacity and throughput. This period of expansion is a very exciting time for the Company and we are looking to speak to applicants interested in joining us in our production department as a multi skilled sheet metal fabricator. .


  • Competitive pay rates
  • Enhanced pension contributions
  • Quarterly staff bonus scheme
  • Company sick pay scheme
  • Employee referral scheme
  • 2x death in service cover
  • Competitive holidays
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free on-site parking
  • Training and development
  • Paid tea breaks
  • Generous overtime rates


  • The successful candidate will work towards becoming multiskilled within our fabrication department, to be able to manufacture shielded components in accordance to drawing and customer specifications.
  • We manufacture bespoke 1-off parts to multiple batches of 100’s, all to the same high quality standards. Attention to detail is essential.
  • Fabrication techniques such as forming, bending, rolling and TIG welding in various gauges of sheet metal ranging from 0.35mm to5mm.
  • Hand finishing to a high standard.
  • Work within an ISO9001 system, following all H&S and operational procedures.
  • Assisting others in the team as appropriate
  • Providing cover for other departments when required

Essential Requirements

  • Minimum of 2 years’ transferable work experience
  • Working knowledge of fine-limit sheet metal and have some experience in sheet metal fabrication processes, such as bending, forming, and rolling.
  • Competent at general sheet metal duties including deburring & drilling
  • Able to read and work from engineering drawings, be a team player and be able to work to tight deadlines
  • Knowledge of other fine limit sheet metal work would be an advantage
  • Some TIG welding experience would be beneficial although training can be given.
  • Experience of working within an ISO9001 quality system ideal
  • Team player
  • Willingness to learn
    We acknowledge that the most valuable aspect of business, is the people, and we are looking to recruit the next generation of our workforce!

    We will invest in your success, is it time for you to join our team and start your journey?
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