Warehouse Operative

Absolute Personnel
29 Feb 2024
21 Mar 2024
Contract Type
Full Time

Assembly, and Packaging Operative.

Shrewsbury SY1

40 Hours per week.

Permanent position.

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Our client requires two Assembly and Packaging Operatives. This position is 40 hours a week Monday- Friday 8:30 am-5:00 pm with an unpaid 30-minute unpaid lunch break.

In this position you will be responsible for running a variety of machines such as Graphic Printers, and Packaging machines to allow for in-house manufactured products to be assembled, and packaged, ensuring the creation and delivery of a quality finished product.

Must be available for an immediate start.

Duties include:

  • Carrying out assembly, picking and packing of production runs to a high standard.
  • Reading and comprehending instructions and following established procedures
  • Reporting any issues, missing, or defective parts.
  • Producing appropriate packaging material using the Panoptic machine for both assembled and packed products.
  • Applying packaging securely to both assembled and packed products to a high standard to avoid damage in transit.
  • Loading product onto pallets or into racking as directed.
  • Completing work area setup.
  • Operating the machines safely and efficiently, and according to established procedures.
  • Maintaining a clean, safe, and organized work environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Creating fixing packs accurately.
  • Disposing safely and correctly of any waste material created.
  • Maintaining personal and professional development to meet the changing demands of the job and to participate in appropriate training and development activities.
  • Cooperating with the company on health and safety matters and complying with the company's health and safety policy, procedures, and Safe Systems of Work (SSoW).
  • Cooperating with the company on quality and environmental matters and complying with the company's quality and environmental policies and procedures to promote a culture of customer service excellence within the company.


  • Must be Hard-working as a reasonable amount of overtime will be expected during peaks of activity to ensure business objectives are met.
  • Must be reliable and have good organizational skills as you will be managing your performance in terms of timekeeping, attendance, accuracy of work, quality, and compliance with procedures.
  • To comply with all legal requirements in respect of the health and safety of yourself and others.
  • Must be able to work well in a team and demonstrate good human relations both within the team and with other departments.
  • Must have previous experience of working with Timber Materials and woodworking machinery.
  • Must have good knowledge of set-up and operation of manufacturing machines.
  • Must have experience in the safe use of a range of hand and power tools.
  • Must have the ability to read assembly documentation such as drawings and work instructions.
  • Must have general knowledge of assembly operations.
  • Must have experience in a fast-paced production environment.

Please call our office on (phone number removed) and ask for Erin for more information.