General Operative

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    £10 - £10.50 per hour

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    Tom Andrews

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Job title: Factory Production General Operative (machine shop floor Workshop Labourer)
Location: Tewkesbury
Essential requirement for this job: Driving licence
Working hours: 39 hour working week, day shift, finishing at lunch time on Fridays, overtime readily available.
Pay rate: £10.00 - 10.50 per hour
Benefits: Competitive salary, 24 days holiday (holiday allowance increases with length of service) + all bank holidays, pension contributions, life assurance policy, Christmas shut down, Christmas bonus, regular overtime available, free on-site parking, clean, bright and modern facilities.
Contract type: permanent
Commutable from: Tewkesbury, Gloucester, Cheltenham, Twinning, Bishops Cleeve, Evesham and surrounding areas
We're looking to take on a Workshop Labourer to support the manufacturing processes of a busy engineering machine shop in Tewkesbury.

The job - Workshop Labourer
Working on the premises of a well-established precision engineering business, your hard work, friendly and conscientious attitude will ensure the business is always running smoothly.
Jobs don’t come up often with this company. People are happy, pay is good, the management team are encouraging, the quality of the products produced is very high, the working environment is modern smart and clean.

Your duties will include amongst other things:
  • topping up, draining and replacing CNC machining fluids;
  • removing swarf (metal chips or filings) from machinery;
  • tidying workshop floor, washing floors and cleaning spills;
  • cleaning and packing components;
  • delivering products to customers using company van;
  • some basic general buildings maintenance tasks as and when needed (painting, replacing light bulbs, general upkeep and basic handyperson-type jobs);
  • some deburring of machined components as and when needed and
  • any associated duties as required.
Reporting to the Manager, your job will see you working on an engineering factory site, working with and around engineers operating precision machinery. This is a busy and varied role for someone who takes a pride in their work and for someone who has a keen interest in making sure that the facility is kept well stocked, clean, tidy and organised to make sure colleagues can carry out their working day in a safe and effective manner.
Experience of working in a similar engineering environment would be preferable, a driving licence is essential for this job.  If you haven't worked with CNC machining fluids before, you'll also need to learn and then stick to the policies, processes and procedures in delivering safe and effective machine fluid controls.
Working hours: 39 hour working week, day shift, finishing at lunch time on Fridays

To apply for this Workshop Labourer
 job (machine shop floor) 

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If you’d like to be considered as a candidate for this vacancy or if you'd just like to find out more, please do use the ‘apply now’ button on this advert to send in your CV or get in touch directly with me, Tom Andrews by email on tandrews(at)meridianbs(dot)co(dot)uk

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