Production Operative – Successful Manufacturer

Ibstock Brick ltd
Lewes, East Sussex
£Competitive Plus Benefits   
01 Feb 2018
28 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Production Operative – Successful Manufacturer 
Chailey, East Sussex 

Want to embark on a diverse career as a Production Operative? Looking to join an innovative business that will invest in you and your abilities? If so, read on. 

About Us: 

Part of Ibstock PLC, Ibstock Brick is an innovative manufacturer of clay brick products. With operations in the UK and the United States, our customer-centric culture means that our brands enjoy unrivalled contact with leading housebuilders, merchants and distributors, as well as architects, contractors and specifiers. 

Due to retirement, we’re now looking for a number of Production Operatives to join our team in Chailey. 

The Benefits: 

- Competitive salary 
- Friendly and welcoming team 
- Excellent training 
- Great development opportunities 
- Engaging and fast-moving work environment 
- The chance to contribute to the success of an important function in the business 

The Role: 

As a Production Operative, you’ll complete a range of tasks to support the smooth running of the Production function. 

In this hands-on role, you will: 

- Perform a range of manual tasks each day
- Monitor equipment, including clamp burners, during your shift 
- Perform basic maintenance on the gas burners 
- Ensure that health and safety procedures are followed 
- Maintain our high housekeeping standards 
- Help to load lorries during busy periods 
- Provide cover for the Machine Operator 
- Support continuous improvement initiatives 

About You: 

While no experience is necessary, to be considered, you’ll need: 

- A high level of health and safety awareness 
- The ability to work well, both on your own and as part of a team 
- Strong organisational skills 
- The ability to work to set standards with minimum supervision 
- A positive approach 

Experience of operating a forklift would be beneficial, but this is by no means essential. 

Other companies may call this role Production Technician, Manufacturing Operative, Manufacturing Technician, Production Operator, Machine Operative, Production Line Operative or Manufacturing Line Operative. 

Webrecruit and Ibstock Brick are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be. 

So, if you think you’re the Production Operative we’re looking for, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.