Are you are looking for a rewarding career in manufacturing?

Whether you’re looking to start your career in manufacturing with an apprenticeship, or you are an experienced professional wanting to take the next step, Fernite of Sheffield Ltd could provide the ideal environment for you to achieve your potential, develop new skills and make an impression.

Fernite are an award-winning machine knife manufacturer with a global blue-chip customer base.

The business is made up of four specialist divisions, operating in multiple niche markets, providing high quality products with exceptional levels of service. We operate from an ISO9001:2015 certified factory in Sheffield, where all of our products are manufactured.

We have ambitious growth and investment plans, and the company is  currently undertaking a huge programme of investment, expanding our manufacturing capabilities and upgrading our technology with the very latest CNC precision milling, profiling and grinding machines.  


At the heart of our growth plans is our workforce. 

If you enjoy taking on new challenges, problem-solving and achieving exceptional results then please take a look at our current vacancies.

Our live vacancies are displayed below – and you can view our current vacancies and apply for a job on Indeed. Click here to view our current vacancies

Successful candidates will be joining a talented, motivated and enthusiastic workforce, and a growing business which is investing for the future.

Our current vacancies:

General Operator

Full-time, Permanent job

Due to the continuous growth of the business, we have job opportunities to join our Manufacturing Team. We are looking for individuals who relish to work as part of a team in a factory environment.

You will report to the Group Operations Manager and will be working alongside experienced maintenance and production personnel.

We would expect you to maintain integrity at work. Demonstrate commitment and passion towards your tasks assigned at the workplace. Be effective decision-maker and consider needs of others impacted by the decision.

Successful applicants should have experience in the following areas:

  • Bevelling – Gockels, Reforms, etc
  • Surface Grinding – Snows, Gockels, etc
  • Milling – Siemens control
  • Despatch and Packing
  • CNC Tooth Grinding
  • Hand-grinding Tooth Knives.
  • Manual Bending and Welding

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