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Recruitment

At Corbetts, we continuously strive to invest in our greatest asset of the business: the workforce. They are the skilled, passionate and dedicated 100+ people that make Corbetts one of the most successful and oldest galvanizers in the UK.

So that we can ensure a healthy work-life balance, we offer overtime and rotating shift patterns. We also provide free English and Maths courses, as well as forklift truck and crane training to improve the skills of our workers, which they can use throughout their career with Corbetts. Our Core Values are the backbone to delivering quality across the company, ensuring the right mindset for all our employees and allowing Corbetts to grow as a business year on year.

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Finance Manager

We are looking to recruit a Finance Manager at our Galvanizing plant in Halesfield. The ideal candidate will possess good analytical and problem-solving skills, be CIMA qualified, have good communication and presentation skills. Amongst this varied role, duties include preparing monthly financial statements and associated Board Information Packs, preparing month end journal preparation and reconciliations, plus updating the rolling cashflow.

Forklift Truck Driver – Outside Yard: Day shift

We are currently recruiting for a FLT driver to work on our busy galvanizing yard to join the wider Operations and Transport Teams.

You will be responsible for:

  • the safe loading and un-loading of material within their designated areas whilst ensuring each load is booked in and out correctly.
  • keeping the yard clean and tidy.
  • loading material to customer specifications.

Hours of work are circa 42.5 per week between the hours of 6am and 4pm and overtime is available. You will need to be able to work within a team in a fast-paced environment, using safe working practices at all times and be able to manage your own time efficiently.  Ideally you will have experience of working within a Galvanizing environment, however full training will be provided.

Previous FLT experience within a manufacturing / production environment is essential. Your licence must be up to date at time of application.

Admin Support

We are looking to appoint an experienced Part Time Admin Support at our galvanizing plant in Halesfield, Telford. Working hours will be 9.30am to 2.30pm, Monday to Friday, where you will be working with and supporting the Management team.

You will be responsible for answering the phone and managing our customers through professional admin support. A financial background would be advantageous but is not critical. You will be expected to use Microsoft Excel and Word in your daily role and be able to manage your time well whilst co-ordinating various projects.

General Operative – Flexi Night Shift

We are looking to appoint a team of General Operatives at our Galvanizing plant in Halesfield, Telford, specifically for a night shift pattern. As part of our expanding night shift team you will work closely with our experienced operatives and assist them in preparing steel for dipping (galvanizing) which involves heavy and light duties.

Forklift Truck Driver – Inside plant

We are currently recruiting for an FLT driver to work inside across both our plants in a busy galvanizing environment. You would join the wider Operations and Transport Teams and be responsible for the safe loading and un-loading of material within their designated areas in and around both plant A and B. You will need to be able to work within a team in a fast paced environment whilst using safe working practices at all times.

The position would mirror the shift pattern on the plant and would rotate as follows – Week 1: 6am to 2pm, Week 2: 10pm to 6am, Week 3: 2pm to 10pm and then back to week 1.

Previous FLT experience within a manufacturing / production environment is desirable. Your licence must be up to date at time of application.

Coded Welder

We are looking to appoint a Coded Welder at our Galvanizing plant in Halesfield, who ideally has experience of working in a similar environment. This is a varied role working across all areas of our site in Telford.

General Operative

We are looking to appoint a team of General Operatives. You will work as part of our active galvanizing team and be responsible for the process of galvanizing products.

Forklift Truck Driver – Outside Yard: Night shift

We are currently recruiting for a FLT driver to work on our busy galvanizing yard to join the wider Operations and Transport Teams.

You will be responsible for:

  • the safe loading and un-loading of material within their designated areas whilst ensuring each load is booked in and out correctly.
  • keeping the yard clean and tidy.
  • loading material to customer specifications.

Hours of work on the night shift are negotiable, however you will be required to work a day shift until trained.  Hours of work are circa 42.5 per week and overtime is available. You will need to be able to work within a team in a fast-paced environment, using safe working practices at all times and be able to manage your own time efficiently.  Ideally you will have experience of working within a Galvanizing environment, however full training will be provided.

Previous FLT experience within a manufacturing / production environment is essential. Your licence must be up to date at time of application.

We are always looking for passionate manufacturing people to join our team, if you think you have the core values, qualities and vision we are looking for then get in touch and help write the next chapter in our history.

Enquire about a career with Corbetts today




    Employee Testimonials

    Corbetts’ is a friendly and inclusive place to work and a company which celebrates the diverse nationalities of the employees.

    – 7 months service

    The opportunities are endless if you are ambitious, team spirited and work hard.

    – 2 years service

    Senior Management really care about the business and the core values and allow us to speak openly and freely in a safe and productive environment.

    – 3 years service

    There are plenty of opportunities for career progression and implementation of new ideas.

    – 6 years service

    It’s close to my home, friendly people and I have plenty of overtime.

    – 14 years service

    I really enjoy working at Corbetts’ due to the respect I have earned over the years from Senior Management and the office staff. I also do not get judged by my lack of English.

    – 9 years service

    Management are always on hand to offer guidance and support and provide training to learn and develop new skills.

    – 13 years service

    Corbetts’ is an organisation that listens, does not judge and cares about its employees’.

    – 10 months service

    I enjoy coming to work there is a lot of team spirit.

    – 3 years service

    Corbetts’ is the first company I have worked for in England. I work hard because my colleagues appreciate my work. This is very important to me. Thank you all.

    – 5 months service

    Galvanizing Specialities

    In addition to our general galvanizing offer, we also have in-depth experience and expertise in the following key specialities.

    Meet the team

    We have an uncompromising determination to provide excellence by investing in our people and forging unparalleled relationships. Our brand promise is simple, we provide a hassle free service, we deliver stunning steel and we always maintain customer focus in everything we do.

    Contact us now on 01952 412777 to find out more.

    Sophie Williams (nee Boothroyd) 22

    Sophie Williams (nee Boothroyd)

    Managing Director

    Sophie joined Corbetts in 2005 and, having invested alongside Ardenton in 2017, is responsible for overseeing all operations within the business.

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    Natalie Hughes

    HR Manager

    Natalie joined the Operations Support Team and wider Senior Management Team in 2019, bringing with her over 10 years of human resource management experience in the manufacturing sector. Natalie is responsible for the execution of the company’s strategic HR plan, implementing change management practices and staff development.

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    Mark Stephenson

    Procurement Manager

    Mark joined the team in 2020 and has over 10 years of procurement experience within a manufacturing environment. Mark is responsible for executing the strategic procurement strategy by developing supplier relationships and supply chain planning, and managing cost containment and reduction.

    Simon Prest 25

    Simon Prest

    Sales Manager

    Simon joined the Senior Leadership Team in 2020 and brings with him over 25 years commercial experience within the manufacturing sector. Simon is responsible for the development of both existing and new business accounts, providing a real customer centric approach across the board.

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    Darren Venables

    Transport Manager

    Darren joined the Transport Operations Team and wider Senior Management Team in 2020, bringing with him over 25 years of experience in the Transport sector. Darren is responsible for the transport operations, including management of LGV Drivers and yard staff, ensuring full compliance with all road transport and H&S legislation, planning customer deliveries/collections and providing customers with a first class service.

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    Lee Greenway

    Health & Safety Manager

    Lee is responsible for ensuring the company and the working environment in which everyone works in is safe and compliant. Lee has spent 27 years in the nuclear, oil and gas sector and worked his way up from shopfloor production to production management, then to H&S management. He is qualified to ILM Level 3 Leadership and Management, NVQ Level 3 Health and Safety and IOSH Managing Safely.