Production/Labouring Operative

With a planned further multimillion-pound major plant investment program, promising further state-of-the-art equipment, layout and efficiency, our client now requires 20 Production Operatives on a Permanent basis to join one of their key manufacturing site in the Leighton Buzzard area.

The positions are working with one of the UK’s leading manufacturing businesses, offering job security, training and opportunities for both personal and career progression, along with an excellent benefits program.

We are therefore keen to speak with a wide range of manufacturing operatives / production operatives, Fork Lift Truck / FLT Drivers, plant operators and machine operatives or those who aspire to develop a career within manufacturing.

What’s in it for you as a Production Operative:

A wide range of shift patterns for you to choose from to potentially suit your circumstances
On the job training, plus personal and career development opportunities within the business due to investment and expansion
A salary that increases with your experience
Salaries available start from £9.94 to £13.22 (£22,505 to £26,208) including shift premium.

Once fully trained your salary can increase to between £29,016 - £13.98 per hour to £33,808 per annum £15.48 per hour, including shift premium
Overtime is also available in addition to your core hours.

Overtime hours are paid at x 1.5 or x 2 of your day rate etc
Excellent holiday allowances
Company pension matched up to 10% by our client
Quarterly bonus is also available up to 5%

Production Operative: Available shift patterns Due to expansion, we are able to offer a wide range of shift patterns for you to choose from;

Weekends (Friday,saturday,Sunday) 18:00pm – 6:00am
Initially 4Weeks training on days Monday - Friday 7:00am - 16:00pm

Production Operative: (The Role)The role for a Production Operative is a fantastic opportunity for individuals with a positive attitude, strong work ethic and who enjoy work which is hands on.

Manually handling loads up to 25kg
The production of high-quality products operating production machinery
The quality checking of products for defects
Creating and maintaining the highest standards of 5S’s housekeeping and environmental management
The operation of a range of machines as part of a multi-skilled team with training provided by the end client
Ensure areas are inspected / maintained in accordance with local Health & Safety Standards and work within Standard Safe Operating Procedures


Previous experience of working within a manufacturing environment operating machinery is highly desirable
An excellent level of health and safety in the work place awareness, capable of working in a safe and efficient manner
Must be a self-motivated individual with a strong work ethic and have a keen eye for detail
Must be able to work as part of a team and as an individual
FLT license (Desirable)

If you feel you have relevant experience and are looking to progress within a leading manufacturing business that values and invests in their employees, please apply now

  • Location: Aylesbury, England
  • Salary: £9.94 - £13.22 per hour
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: E3 Recruitment
  • Posted: 28-Feb-2022
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