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Production Operative

K&D are currently recruiting for a number of Production Operative roles for our client based near Aylesbury.

Working Hours as a Production Operative are 6am-2pm Monday – Friday.

Do you have experience working within a factory environment?

Have you worked as a Production Operative in the past?

Has your previous experience included working with hand tools?

Essential Qualifications:

In house H&S training provided

Forklift licence desirable

Preferred Experience:

Experience of working with fibreglass is a benefit but in-house training will be provided

Experience of using hand tools would be a benefit

Experience of reading design drawings is a benefit

Job Summary – key tasks, responsibilities, authorities and accountability.

Read and understand product drawings to produce laminate components and finished goods

Load and unload product

Move product in and out of shops and yard area

Keep area clean and tidy

Wear / use appropriate PPE to comply with risk assessments

Operate / work safely and comply with company procedures especially when using / handling chemicals and equipment

Salary £24,960

Interested in this Production Operative role? then please apply today!


General Operative

What’s in it for you?

  • Paying up to £11.42 per hour
  • Overtime paid at time 1/2
  • Monday to Friday 40 hour per week
  • Onsite parking
  • Full training given
  • Canteen facilities
  • Full covid safety regulations adhered to

My Client is well established, industry leading fabrication company. Based in County Durham, they have seen year on year success, with further growth plans for 2023. They offer a range of services from Design through to Manufacturing. This has given the company opportunities to service a multitude of sectors, with a diverse client base stretching across the globe. 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 offer not only an excellent package, but more importantly in todays world, job security.

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



Must be able to do shift rotation.

General Operative Main Duties:

  • General assembly Operative work
  • Quality Checking
  • Working in a target driven environment
  • Assisting fabricators
  • Working with hand tools
  • Lifting and bending
  • Working in a very manual industrial environment

Role Requirements:

  • Experience of working in an industrial manufacturing environment
  • Excellent communication
  • Ability to learn new skills
  • Ability to inspect own work
  • Physically able to lift up to 15kg
  • Expect high standards from yourself
  • Flexibility with regards to shifts and over-time