Trainee Metal Finisher

JOB TITLE: Trainee Metal Finisher

REPORTING TO: Assistant Production Manager - Components

LOCATION: Peterborough


  • To complete components to the required finish according to the schedule.

THE JOB (Main Duties):

  • To paint, polish, blast or ENP components in a variety of materials to the required finish.
  • To be fully aware of COSHH regulations.
  • To carry out additional tasks, given the time, means and training.
  • To understand and demonstrate a knowledge of engineering drawings.
  • To maintain a safe and tidy environment within their working area.


  • Thorough methodical approach.
  • Able to interpret drawings and specifications.
  • Attention to quality.
  • Flexibility to undertake other tasks in other areas.
  • Able to work in a team environment and to offer improvement ideas.
  • A high degree of self-motivation.
  • Willingness to work as part of the Manufacturing team.
  • Ability to carry out routine tasks with limited supervision.
  • Good level of communication skills.
  • A recognised engineering apprenticeship is desirable, but not essential.
  • Experience/qualifications in paint spraying/metal finishing is preferred, but not essential as training will be provided.


If you are interested in the above position, please apply in writing with CV and covering letter to:

HR Department,
Baker Perkins Ltd,
Manor Drive,
Paston Parkway,


Baker Perkins is an Equal Opportunities Employer