General Production Operative

02 Jun 2021
30 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for a Production Operative to join our busy manufacturing plant in Blackburn. You will be a part of the production and assembly of quality uPVC products through machining, tooling and joinery processes. It's an exciting time to be joining us at GAP as we are expanding quickly and looking for driven and self-motivated individuals to help us reach our goals.

The Role:

To ensure daily production schedule is complete
To ensure that SOPs are followed in full (procedural instruction for each job function)
Visual stock monitoring of components & stock out reported to manager
To comply to H&S practices
To ensure all paperwork/records completed
To ensure that work area/ site is kept clean, clear and hazard free
To work competently as a team
To comply to company rules and policies
Comply with all government/ Company H&S and ISO requirements
To ensure all products are assembled to highest standard of quality
Work with team and management to maximise productivity and efficiency
Ensure all production is performed /completed in accordance with specification, instructions and individual requirements.
Report all accidents and machine breakdowns
Carry out basic housekeeping and machine maintenance, greasing etc
To work in other departmental areas dependent on staff & business needs

Skills and Experience:

Excellent health and safety practices and knowledge
Excellent hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity
Able to work in a multi-site and multi-disciplined team
Able to work to details and within given tolerances and measurements
Awareness of PPE requirements
Experience of various PVCu fabrication methods and procedures both manual and automated
Familiarity of CNC machinery and modern manufacturing techniques

Why Choose GAP?

Established in 1993, GAP has grown into one of the UK's largest manufacturers and distributors of PVC-U building products. As one of our employees you will be part of a growing organisation that is constantly looking for new ways to expand and develop our systems, processes and most importantly, our staff. Benefits include:

Competitive salary.
Auto enrolment pension scheme.
Enhanced holidays.
Free on-site car parking.
A Personal Development Plan for all employees after 6 months service.
Excellent career progression plans.

If you think you have the necessary skills, experience and personal qualities to join us at GAP and help us take the next step in our expansion, please don't hesitate in sending your CV for immediate consideration.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age