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Fine Tubes has a long history of manufacturing high precision metal tubing, and has built a reputation for engineering excellence and innovation. This has come about thanks to the expert skills, hard work and dedication of our staff. We encourage a friendly working environment where a passion for quality is highly valued, and there are a range of opportunities for career progression. Fine Tubes is always looking for new talented people.

Working for Fine Tubes

At Fine Tubes, employees benefit from a company pension scheme, life assurance plan, flexible working, subsidised restaurant and top quality training. They also get 25 days holiday, rising one extra day per year of service to a maximum of 30.

Our tube mill is situated on the edge of Dartmoor National Park, and just 20 minutes from Plymouth Hoe and the historic Barbican. Beautiful rivers, parks and beaches are within a few miles of our site.

Equal opportunities

We are an Equal Opportunities employer. We will ensure that all employees, agency workers, ex-employees, applicants for employment and contractors are treated fairly and equally, and with respect and dignity. Fine Tubes strives to ensure that no individual or group is treated less favourably than any other, on any grounds.

The ability to perform the job is the primary criterion that is considered for all opportunities within employment and at entry into employment at Fine Tubes. We comply with all UK equal opportunities legislation and respect everyone involved in every aspect of our business.

Work experience

Fine Tubes is pleased to offer young people the opportunity to gain valuable work experience with our company. If you are interested please get in touch via the careers advisor in your school or college, or via the Tamar Education Business Partnership, Plymouth, on 01752 605608.

Considering relocating to Plymouth?

If you are considering relocating to Plymouth it may be worth taking some time to read and download this PDF. This is a document that has been produced by PMG the Plymouth Manufacturers Group – an informal network of manufacturing companies from Plymouth and the surrounding area. This may help you to make a decision about whether relocating to the Plymouth area could be right for you.


If you feel you have what it takes to work for Fine Tubes, please forward your CV to the Human Resources department in the event that any vacancies arise in the near future. Please use the link provided in our ‘Upload your CV’ box. Note - the vacancies currently detailed are the only positions available at present.

Current vacancies


Production Operators

Fine Tubes is searching Production Operators for the manufacture and processing of our high precision seamless and welded metal tubes. Our production areas include the Primary/Titanium/Make Loop cell, the Weld and Coil cell and the Finishing Cell. The ideal candidate can demonstrate a good mechanical engineering aptitude with experience in an engineering or manufacturing environment, good English skills and the ability to manually handle tubes and operate related equipment.

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