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The PMS Diecasting Annual General Meeting took place on Thursday April 23, 2015. The room was full, it was a great turnout. Gordon reviewed the performance of the employee owned company throughout 2014/2015, minutes were passed from the last meeting and employees were presented with 5 Year Long Service and GLIDE Awards. Afterwards, everyone enjoyed a delicious buffet which included homemade flans,...

Ben Scott has recently joined PMS Diecasting as a 'General Operator'. Ben is 23 and lives in Rawmarsh near Rotherham with his parents and his two dogs Archie and Bobby. He is a big Ice Hockey fan supporting Sheffield Steelers and supports Leeds United football team too. Ben's dogs, Archie and Bobby. His first full time job since college was...

Production Operators / Trainee Setters wanted THESE POSITIONS HAVE NOW BEEN FILLED. PLEASE CHECK BACK SOON FOR NEW VACANCIES. to work alternate morning, afternoon & night shifts (Monday –Friday). The keys task will be operating / setting state of the art zinc diecasting and robotic production machines ensuring high quality products are produced in a timely manner, working within a small...

GLIDE (Chairman’s award) Calvin Higginbottom Calvin has been nominated for this award for the outstanding job he does promoting GLIDE at every opportunity inside and outside of the group. He has changed all our communication (letterheads and presentations) to reflect the power of GLIDE as a collective group and promotes, Gripple, GoTools, Gripple Automation and...

PMS Diecasting has just received it's 'Highly Commended' award certificates from Dr Pam Murrell FICME, CEO of the UK trade association Cast Metals Federation. The CMF aims to make a difference by supporting and representing the UK cast metals industry at all levels as its single, powerful voice. Gordon Panter, PMS Managing Director receives award from Dr Pam Murrell FICME, CEO...

PMS take looking after the Environment seriously. We have always recycled approx. 99% of our waste by weight and have held the International Standard ISO14001:2004 since 2010. However, since Oct 14, 2014, we have reduced the remaining 1% of waste to landfill by half by recycling it. Here is our recycled waste in order by weight : ✔ Metal ✔ Cardboard ✔...

Mark Groake, Sales Manager at PMS Diecasting, received his official #SBS award, on Friday, from TV Dragons' Den star, Theo Paphitis at an awards ceremony at the ICC in Birmingham. Dragons’ Den star, Theo Paphitis had rewarded Mark Groake and PMS Diecasting Ltd, with an #SBS award ('Small Business Sunday' ) on social media site Twitter back in October 2014 which...

Congratulations to Sean Starbuck, Quality Manager at PMS Diecasting. The trustees of the Doncaster and Bassetlaw Kidney Association have taken a vote and elected Sean to the position of Chairman. Well done! Go to the Doncaster and Bassetlaw kidney Association here. ...

Finding people that have the aptitude and attitude for your business is always a challenge. They may have the ‘technical skills’ but not necessarily the aptitudes and attitudes that you need. So, how do you find the right people that will fit into your business? Well, here’s a great example from a really forward thinking business. PMS Diecasting are an innovative...

Every month, we empty the PMS suggestion box. There have been many very good ideas suggested and implemented during 2014 and we are starting the New Year with the following suggestions. Thank you for your input! 1.Rotating wheels on ALL 4 corners of the prams so that we can put the prams out of the way, under the machines, to create...