Production operative- Various shifts

  • Location

    Newmarket, Suffolk

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Warehousing, Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    Up to £18000 per annum + Pension, PPE

  • Contact:

    Imogen Wilson

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Do you have machining experience? We are recruiting for a Production Operative to join one of the largest steel stock holding companies in the UK based in Kentford, Newmarket. Salary £18k plus excellent benefits including a bonus scheme, pension and paid overtime. Various shifts available: Days: Mon-Fri 7am-3.30pm OR Noons: Mon-Thu 3.30pm-11.30pm OR Nights: Mon-Thu 11.30pm-7am.

As a Production Operative you will be processing steel to the customers requirements whilst working within the companies quality system operating a selection of manual and CNC based machinery for metal processing including welding, fabricating and shot blasting. You would also be operating forklifts, combi-lifts and the crane safely within a controlled environment whilst collating orders and loading etc.

Ideally you will have machine operating experience which could include fabrication, shotblasting or welding, hold a Counterbalance forklift license with a practical, hardworking and hands on attitude. Warehouse related experience would be advantageous also. If you are competent at reading drawings, and work orders as well as following verbal instructions this would be desirable but not essential.

This role would suit: Production Operative, Warehouse Operative, Counterbalance FLT Driver, Machine Operator, Welder, Shotblasting Operative, Fabricator, Steel Processor

Commutable from: Cambridge, Bury St Edmunds, Ely, Kentford, Newmarket, Chippenham, Thetford.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.