Factory Operative

Furness Vale

£22,000 - £25,000 per annum

Permanent, Full-Time

23rd July 2021

A busy and well-established manufacturer based in the High Peak are currently hiring for a Factory Operative to join their team on a full-time basis working rotating day shifts. This role would best suit someone who is experienced working in a FMCG or fast-paced production environment, who is looking for a long term career within the manufacturing industry.

With innovation and customer satisfaction at the forefront of all that they do, they are also admired for the support and development that they offer to their employees. With more than 70 years in the manufacturing industry and with strong relationships with some of the biggest retailers across the world, this company offers stability, progression and the opportunity to earn decent money.


What’s on offer?

  • £22,000 – £25,000 per annum
  • 38 hours per week: Monday to Friday 6:00 am – 2:00 pm / 2:00 pm – 10:00 pm
  • Early finish on Fridays (-2 hours)
  • Night shifts are also available, if preferred, which includes an additional shift allowance
  • Overtime is often available and paid at a premium after 38 hours
  • Onsite canteen area
  • Plenty of staff discounts are available and company events
  • Free onsite parking and great public transport links
  • Immediate starts available


What will you be doing as a Factory Operative?

  • Working on a busy production line operating production machinery
  • Mixing ingredients to form powders which are then pressed into goods
  • Moving goods safely around the factory ready for dispatch
  • General tidying up and any other ad-hoc duties as and when required


What do you need?

  • Previous experience in a production environment would be preferred but not essential as full training will be provided
  • Any experience operating production machinery would also be beneficial
  • Punctuality and reliability are essential
  • Good literacy & numeracy skills are required
  • Physical fitness as heavy lifting and long periods standing can be required


If you’re looking to develop your career within the production industry then this is a fantastic opportunity to join a supportive manufacturer who offer stability and an array of staff incentives. If you have any questions about the role, please speak with Symon at KPJ Group or apply today with your up-to-date CV for consideration – we look forward to hearing from you!

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