Casting Assistant


We are looking for enthusiastic Casting Assistants to join our team on a freelance basis. 

Casting Assistants will work alongside Fabricators in our studio to deliver an exciting, large-scale project with cast Jesmonite.  This is a fast-moving project, starting immediately for completion by the end of July 2021.

This role is suitable for recent graduates, as well as more experienced casting fabricators.  We offer competitive rates of pay based on skills and experience. 


Key tasks 

  • Work as part of our studio team on large-scale mould-making, Jesmonite casting and wood fabrication
  • Bring knowledge of materials and processes relevant to casting and mould-making
  • Work confidently and competently with portable equipment, tools and materials
  • Ensure your works are undertaken in accordance with the company’s health and safety policy, COVID-19 procedure and relevant RAMS
  • Maintain a clean and safe working area, with responsibility for ensuring your works are undertaken with care and consideration
  • Manage your time effectively to ensure the team works together to meet the project deadline 
  • Represent the company in a positive and professional manner at all times

 

 Key requirements

  • Experience of mould-making and casting with Jesmonite (essential)
  • Experience working in a studio environment (essential)  
  •  Experience with portable equipment and tools (essential) 
  •  Experience working from design drawings (desirable) 
  •  Experience of woodwork or carpentry (desirable)
  • Current CSCS card, or equivalent qualification (desirable)
  • Awareness of health and safety regulations and best practice for compliance (essential)
  • Strong verbal, interpersonal and comprehensive skills (essential)
  • Right to work in the UK without restrictions (essential)


What we offer:

  • The opportunity to work with prestigious clients on a diverse range of bespoke projects.

  • A respected role within our small, committed team where your input will be valued.
  • The chance to refine your craft and learn new skills.

  • Access to studio facilities for personal projects.
  • Competitive rates of pay based on skills and experience.


Get in touch:

If you have all the relevant skills and experience and want to join our team, get in touch!

  • Prepare examples of your work with a cover letter and CV (including two references). 
  • Email your application to Anna Bunting-Branch (Head of Administration) at anna@weberindustries.com
  • Successful applicants will be selected based to a skills trial (arranged on a flexible basis, unpaid).


Please note:    

  • We encourage early applications and reserve the right to close this advert when we have sufficient high-quality applications.
  • We are not able to sponsor applicants who are on either Tier 2 or 4 visas. Therefore, you must have the right to work in the UK without restrictions.
  • We are not using recruitment consultants, and application need to be submitted to us directly as requested.


↓   See below for examples of recent projects


→  For any questions about the role please email Anna Bunting-Branch (Head of Administration)