Factory Operative

  • Job Reference: SWR4042
  • Date Posted: 28 March 2024
  • Recruiter: Spider
  • Location: Ipswich, Suffolk
  • Salary: £21,242 to £28,256
  • Sector: Manufacturing, Production & Operatives
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Factory Operative - Ready to start on an opportunity with an independent Manufacturer and Supplier of high-quality glass products?

They are looking for full- time Factory Operatives to assist in the manufacturing of double- glazing units.

Why them?

They are a family run business, and their services include the manufacturing and supply of almost every type of glass. They provide the full range of sealed units and specialised glass throughout Suffolk, Essex, Hertfordshire, and North London.

Fantastic company benefits include:

  • Competitive Salary: On offer is a competitive salary of £21,242- £28,256 per annum.
  • Holiday: 20 days plus bank holiday, (1 week in August and 1 week for Christmas shut down).
  • Pension: standard government pension scheme.
  • Free Parking: we provide onsite free parking.

About the role:

As the Factory Operative you will be involved with general production and assembly of glass sealed units, glass cutting, loading. You will report directly to the Shift Supervisor and Manager.

  • Operate the assembly and preparation of the components used in the manufacture of double-glazed units.
  • Operate equipment in the factory to assemble the products using hands, machinery, and various tools.
  • Assemble and check the products, ensuring all machinery being used runs smoothly and assisting in racking and loading prior to deliveries to customers.           

Permanent position offered after successful completion of the 3-month probation period. Working hours are Monday to Friday, 7am to 5.30pm, with optional overtime and Saturday mornings.

About you:

You will not need any previous experience as full training will be given. However, experience in production and manufacturing, mechanical or engineering process would be advantageous. You must be reliable, hardworking, a fast learner, have good timekeeping, be able to use own initiative as well as be able to work as part of a team. You will need to able to demonstrate that you can work and communicate effectively with all staff in production team, including at Supervisor levels. Due to health and safety requirements around machinery, you will need to be fluent in English.

If this sounds like a position for you, we would love to hear from you! Please apply by forwarding your CV as soon as possible.

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Additional keywords: production, manufacturing, glass production, factory, factory operative, production operative, assembly

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