• Independent multi-sector recruitment specialist


General Operative

What’s in it for you?

  • Paying £9.50 per hour rising to £10.50 after 12 weeks
  • Monday to Thursday 7:00am-4:30pm and Friday 7:00am-11:00am
  • Overtime paid after 40 hours at time ½
  • Temporary to Permanent contract
  • Onsite parking
  • Full training given
  • Canteen facilities
  • Benefits package including retail discounts and gym membership discounts
  • 24/7 medical advice

My Client is well established, Global, industry leading manufacturing company. Based in Peterlee, they have seen year on year success, with further growth plans for 2022. They offer a range of services from Design through to Manufacturing. This has given the company opportunities to service a large audience, with a diverse client base stretching across the world. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a number General Operatives to join their team on a Temporary to Permanent basis.

This opportunity gives a General Operative the opportunity to work with one of the most respected companies in the North-East. They genuinely offer an amazing company culture with career progression and full training.

As a General Operative, your role will be to cover the following shift:

  • Monday to Thursday 7am-4:30pm and Friday 7am-11am
  • Overtime paid after 40 hours at time 1/2

General Operative Main Duties:

  • Duties will include machine operation, assembly work and quality checking
  • You will be required be use guillotines, roll formers, hand tools and metal bending equipment
  • Maintaining a clean and tidy working environment
  • Other duties available after training

Role Requirements:

  • Experience of working within a manufacturing environment
  • Experience of working with hand tools
  • Knowledge of sheet metal would be advantageous
  • Be punctual
  • Excellent communicator
  • Able to use computer-based machinery (Training will be given)
  • Have a willingness to learn
  • Physically able to lift, bend and carry items