Flixborough, Scunthorpe
Salary starts at £18,274.50 plus shift allowance
09 Nov 2018
22 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Jotun is one of the world's leading manufacturers of decorative paints, marine, protective and powder coatings. The Group has 64 companies and 40 production facilities around the world, and more than 9,800 employees. Jotun is represented in more than 100 countries through own subsidiaries, joint ventures, agents, branch offices and distributors. The Jotun Group’s sales in 2017 was NOK 16.4 billion. The Jotun Group is organised into four segments and seven geographical regions, and has its head office in Sandefjord, Norway


Jotun in the UK

Our Flixborough site is the heart of our sales and manufacturing operation in the UK and is highly influential within Jotun Paints (Europe) Ltd. We have been successfully producing paints and coatings here since 1989. 

To help us succeed in the next stage of our operations strategy, we are seeking highly motivated and committed individuals to join us as Factory Operatives working in Production or Filling.

The full-time contracts for these roles are for a fixed period of 9 months and are to support the business through our 2019 peak period season.

Please note however; we anticipate a number of these positions may become permanent

The Role

As a member of a team working weekly rotating shifts (Monday to Friday), you will produce high quality marine and protective coatings.

Some of the positions will be for the night shift (Sunday to Thursday), which we will be running whilst there is a peak period of demand.

Attention to detail is a key requirement due to the need to follow formulations. Candidates will also need a good standard of literacy and numeracy. Experience of working in manufacturing is preferred.

Previous experience of working in the paint industry is not necessary as we have a strong commitment to training and development

Salary Package

Salary starts at £18,274.50 plus shift allowance (40-hour week), the day shift allowance is 15%. The night shift allowance is 30%.

We also offer a competitive benefits package e.g. 25 days holiday (pro rata for the length of the contract) plus public holidays and company pension scheme.

Please e-mail kerrie James to apply with a CV and covering letter.

Closing date for applications is 21st November and should your application be successful you will be required to attend an onsite assessment centre as part of the selection process.