Production Operative

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    £10 - £12 per hour

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    Samantha Beale

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    01823 334799

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    8 months ago

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Are you a hands on problem solver who wants to learn and develop within an organisation which is top of it's field? Our precision engineering client are looking for an Production Operative to join their team at their modern and innovative factory based on the outskirts of Ilminster. The role is exciting and dynamic and you will be learning as you go with involvement in high level, intricate assembly work.

This organisation are passionate about what they do and are top of their field in optic engineering and manufacturing. Their factory has been expanded and modernised and they work with the latest machinery and technology to stay ahead. The company invest in their people and truly want to see them progress and develop within their field. If you have previous experience as an Production Operative and if learning skills and working for a company where you can progress and enhance your skills appeals to you then this could be your next opportunity. 

As an Production Operative you will be responsible for:
  • Intricate assembly of delicate and precise components
  • Cleaning components prior to assembly using microscopic devices
  • Following instructions and works orders for assembly requirements
  • Completing quality control paperwork for work in progress and finished products.
We are on the look out for an Production Operative candidates with previous production or assembly experience ideally within an Engineering or Manufacturing environment as well as the aptitude to learn new skills. You will need to be able to understand basic engineering drawings and be able to following instructions to make components as per order requirements. 

In exchange you will get lots of development and progression opportunities with a long term and stable career within the engineering industry. Investment in long term or ongoing qualifications are something the company are keen to support with. 

Other benefits include; 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays, Christmas shutdown, company pension scheme up to 6% with life assurance, shift payments and possible bonus incentives. There is also free on-site parking, cycle to work scheme, Employee Assistance Programme and long service and staff recognition awards. 

This role is working on a rotating shift of 6am - 2.30pm / 2pm - 10.30pm Monday to Fridays.

Salary for the role is dependant on experience and qualifications. 

Due to the nature of the organisation a Criminal Records Check may be required as part of the application process.

To find out more about this incredible opportunity or to ask any questions which you may have, please get in touch with us today!!