General Operative


£8.91 per hour

Permanent, Full-Time

14th September 2021

We’re hiring for a General Operative to join a market leading bespoke manufacturer based in Glossop. You’ll be part of a high-volume manufacturing facility that supply a growing client base, so this role would suit someone who is used to working in a fast-paced production environment.

The company’s philosophy of investing in their people and equipment has ensured their longevity and success, and their ability to adapt and evolve to change has placed them at the forefront amongst their competitors.

What’s on offer?

  • Rate of pay: £8.91 per hour (increases over period)
  • Hours of work: Monday to Friday 8:00am – 4:00pm (it’s essential that you also have the flexibility to work a rotating 6-2/2-10 shift pattern)
  • Full-time ongoing contract (leading to a permanent contract)
  • Full training provided

What will you be doing as a General Operative

  • Working as part of a small team, you will be tasked with folding and gluing goods by hand
  • Sticking and assembling paper and cardboard goods
  • Loading goods into the machines and monitoring them whilst they are printed
  • Setting and operating the guillotine and glue machines (training provided)
  • Packing goods into boxes and labelling ready for dispatch
  • Stacking goods onto pallets and keeping your working area safe and tidy

 What do you need?

  • Previous experience in a production environment essential
  • Good attention to detail and a high degree of care when handling products
  • Reliability, punctuality and an eagerness to help wherever you can
  • Must be able to stand for long periods and carry out repetitive tasks

What’s nice to have?

  • Experience of folding and gluing equipment
  • Experience operating guillotines
  • Experience working in a paper/cardboard manufacturer or similar

Benefiting from a long-standing workforce from the local area, this is a brilliant opportunity to join a supportive manufacturer who boast more than 50 years’ experience in their specialist industry. Apply today for consideration or speak with Carla at KPJ Group for more information.

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