Assembly Operative

shift premium, overtime
20 Jul 2018
17 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
One of the world's largest companies, Perkins Engines part of the Caterpillar group, requires Assembly Operatives with immediate effect. Perkins Engines are experiencing huge growth and you can join their professional, expanding team at its headquarters in Peterborough, with sector leading health and safety, dedicated training and fantastic career opportunities.

Successful candidates will be given a comprehensive induction, full training, and uniform and the chance to progress within this company, which proudly boasts an 85 years' history.


* On site canteen and caf?? (Main site)
* On site vending machines & tea/coffee making facilities
* Rest Areas
* Excellent Health and Safety/ training
* Free, on Site car parks
* Free PPE provided
* 25 days holiday + Public Bank Holidays
* Access to internal vacancies

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate:

* Experience working in a production environment
* Accuracy and attention to detail
* A very tidy and organised manner
* Excellent timekeeping and attendance record
* The ability to work on your own initiative when required

Main job responsibilities will include:

* Working on an assembly line in a clean environment
* Adhering to standard work processes at all times
* Assembling parts to an engine or sub assembly of components ready for assembly section
* Assembling parts in the set time period 'Takt Time'
* Reading/ following standards ops and workplace manuals
* Manual lifting (potentially)
* Operating lifting devices (training provided)

Shift patterns:

* Mon - Thursday, 6am - 2.45pm, Friday 6am - 11.45am
* Mon - Thursday, 5.45am - 2.30pm, Friday 5.45am - 12noon
* Mon - Wednesday 2.30pm - 1.15am, Thursday 2.30pm - 11.30pm
* Mon - Thursday, 7am - 4.15, Friday - 7am - 11am

Please copy and paste the link below in your browser and complete the online assessment. After successful completion of the test we will then be in touch to arrange a face-to-face interview.

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