Careers Information

There are lots of ways of developing a career in the foundry industry with entry at levels whether you are just leaving school, university or looking for a career change later in life. Whatever level of qualifications you have there are roles in our industry for you, and if you want to get more qualifications while you work then that's great too.

And careers cover a wide range of areas of skill and interest including;

  • Computer Aided Design
  • Computer Aided Manufacture
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgy
  • Engineering
  • Skilled & Unskilled Operators
  • Research
  • Management, including Sales, Marketing and Finance and many more.

Each can include learning and professional development if required from Modern Apprenticships and NVQ's through to degree and MBA levels.

There are such a huge range of jobs in UK foundries and here are some people from the industry describing just some of them;

Sales Engineer - click http://youtu.be/icfjnoUklT0

Foundry Moulder - click  http://youtu.be/wC9nw5ChX7w

Machine Operator - click http://youtu.be/mqf9RtzClg0

Quality Manager - click  http://youtu.be/DjAmk8mFgkY

Estimator - click http://youtu.be/35u92-xGd20

Technical Manager - click http://youtu.be/G9mK9XbrsTo

For more information we recommend that you click HERE and we'll take you to the website of the Institute of Cast Metals Engineers who will be able to help you.