General Operative

Whaley Bridge

£8.95 per hour

Ongoing, Full-Time

12th August 2021

We’re hiring for a General Operative to join a national manufacturer based in Whaley Bridge, High Peak. With a busy production facility and a large distribution area, there are several vacancies available for both the manufacturing area as well as in the warehouse.

Supplying their products to the hospitality, leisure, education, retail and construction sectors and with huge growth throughout the pandemic, they are looking to add additional people to their team on a full-time permanent basis.

What’s on offer?

  • Starting rate: £8.95 per hour
  • Overtime available at £13.42 per hour
  • Hours available:
    • Shift 1: Mon – Thurs 7:30 am – 4:30 pm, 3:15 pm finish Fridays
    • Shift 2: Mon – Thurs 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, 4:00 pm finish Fridays
  • Onsite parking
  • Salary increases within 12 months


What will you be doing as a General Operative?

  • Checking and measuring the weight of products to confirm the correct quantity
  • Packing and labelling products ready for dispatch
  • Checking order numbers against batches and recording product numbers
  • Quality checking the products, labelling them and matching against paperwork


What do you need?

  • Previous experience within a distribution or manufacturing environment
  • Good standard of Maths & English
  • A methodical approach, punctuality and reliability
  • Good attention to detail and the ability to carry out repetitive tasks
  • A team player and the willingness to help out wherever needed


What’s nice to have?

  • Experience working with chemicals or hazardous materials
  • Experience using handheld scanners
  • Experience operating pump trucks or forklifts


If you’re interested in joining a friendly and supportive team at a stable manufacturer to support their growth, then apply today for consideration or speak with Sol at KPJ Group for more information on 0161 249 8120.

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