Manufacturing Operative - NIGHTS

12 Apr 2021
10 May 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
We are actively recruiting for Manufacturing Operatives on behalf of our well-established Hereford based client on a full-time basis. This is an exciting opportunity to join an experienced team and develop your existing knowledge. The ideal candidate will have extensive factory experience within a heavy manufacturing environment.

There is a possibility of a permanent role, based upon the successful completion of a probationary period which will be worked as a temp through Recruitment Direct Leominster. This role is only nights shifts, 22:00 to 06:00 Sunday to Thursday, totalling 40 hours per week.


* Receive material coming into the plant

* Distinguish between materials at different stages of process

* Inspect materials for suitability in accordance with the pre-process checking procedure

* Check incoming advice/delivery notes

* Carefully unload vehicles and store goods on yard in a safe and suitable manner. Attach ID labels

* Bring materials into works when required for processing, unload onto jigs in a safe manner suitable for processing, fully utilising jig capacity

* Unload jigs after process completion, inspect materials ensuring compliance with company policy and industry standards

* Count, weight and stack material prior to storing on yard in a safe, tidy and accessible manner

* Load vehicles paying due care to avoid damages, check quantities against notes

* Adhere to Health & Safety regulations


* Hours: 22.00 - 06.00 Sunday - Thursday

* Starting at GBP10.83 per hour including shift allowance and hourly bonus. The hourly bonus will fluctuate depending on business output.

* 40 hours per week on a permanent basis

* Ability to earn hourly shift bonus on a weekly basis

* 20 days holiday per annum plus bank holidays to start

* Company pension scheme

* Training and personal development

Person specification:

* Must be happy to work shifts

* Be a quick learner and be able to follow clear direction and a structured health and safety training programme including the use of PPE

* Any experience working within a production process environment would be beneficial but not essential, full training will be provided

* A team worker although able to work alone when required

* An overhead crane and/or forklift license would be beneficial but not essential

* Good time management, attention to detail and hard work ethic

* A good standard of literacy and numeracy

Recruitment Direct Leominster is operating as an employment business in relation to this position, candidates must be eligible to work in the UK to apply