Powder Coating Operative

Hartley Botanic Ltd
Oldham, Greater Manchester
09 Jan 2019
06 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Powder Coating Operative 
Greenfield, Oldham, Manchester 

Looking for your next role? Want to join one of the UK’s leading Green and Glasshouse manufacturers as a Powder Coating Operative? If so, this is exactly the role you’ve been looking for. We are now looking for Powder Coating Operatives to work the morning and afternoon shifts. 

We would like to hear from you if you have held the role of Powder Coating Operative, Spraying Technician, Production Operative, Fabrication Operative, Spray Coating Operative or Semi-Skilled Operative. 

About Us 

Hartley Botanic offer beautiful, elegant and practical Greenhouses and Glasshouses with a worldwide reputation for perfect design, quality and performance. Providing beautiful ranges for the everyday gardener, to the largest bespoke designs, Hartley Botanic works hard to cater to the needs of every individual customer. Each one of our products is individually designed, whether for professional or private need. We pride ourselves on our workmanship and work closely with our customers to ensure they get exactly what they require. 


- 20 days’ paid holiday plus 8 statutory days (rising after 2 years’ service) 
- Hourly pay rates of up to £10 per hour, subject to experience and shift 
- 40 hours per week 
- Full training in plant operations 

Role and Responsibilities 

As a Powder Coating Operative, you will be responsible for the powder coating of manufactured products using an Electrostatic Powder Coating gun in a spray booth on a conveyor line according to specification. 

You’ll demonstrate the ability to spray powder to the correct thickness range. Working as part of an experienced powder coating team, you will have the versatility to spray to a good standard a range of products from aluminium extrusions, large flat surfaces and awkward profiles. You’ll ensure work is completed to the highest quality within specification, with complete kit and correctly labelled. 

- Cleaning down electrostatic spray guns and spray booths correctly 
- Maintaining the spray gun parts and booths according to instruction 
- Adhering to all Health and Safety legislation 
- Full training will be given on all our plant operations 

About You 

To be considered as a Powder Coating Operative, you will need: 

- Experience of using a manual spraying system (training given) 
- The ability to prepare parts for powder coating (training given) 
- The ability to work as part of a team 
- The ability to work to targets 

Ideal candidates will also have experience of working within a similar powder coating environment. However, this is by no mean essential. 

Please note, this is a shift-based role with varying rates dependent on the shift pattern (6-2 & 2-10). 

Shift rate, £9 to £10 per hour. 

Webrecruit and Hartley Botanic 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. 

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