• Independent multi-sector recruitment specialist


Assembly Operative

What’s on offer:

  • Pay up to £9.70 per – this will rise after training
  • Overtime available Friday at time 1/2
  • Free staff parking
  • A 12 week temporary to permanent contract
  • Staff canteen

My Client is well established, industry leading fabrication company. Based in Shildon, they have seen year on year success, with further growth plans for 2022. They offer a range of services from Design through to Manufacturing and finally installation. This has given the company opportunities to service a multitude of sectors, with a diverse client base stretching across the UK. An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Assembly Operative to join their team on a Temporary to Permanent basis.

This opportunity as an Assembly Operative gives you the chance to work with one of the most respected companies in the North-East. They offer not only an excellent package, but more importantly in todays world, job security.

Shift Monday to Thursday 7am-5pm (a 4 day working week!!) and Friday work at overtime!

Your primary responsibility is to assemble parts using a variety of different hand tools

Main Duties:

  • Being quality focused and able to work on own initiative
  • Using hand tools; rivet guns, drills, insert machines
  • Assembly work
  • Quality checking
  • Using measuring equipment
  • Liaising with the office on new drawings
  • Ensuring health and safety procedures are adhered to at all times

Role Requirements:

  • Experience of using hand tools in a manufacturing environment
  • Excellent communication
  • Engineering manufacturing background
  • Ability to inspect own work
  • Knowledge of engineering drawings
  • Numerically able to work out measurements
  • Flexibility with regards to shifts and over-time