production operative

Production Operative

  • Production operatives
  • £11.50 per hour plus overtime at £17.25
  • Bedford
  • Monday – Friday rotating shifts 0600 -1400 & 1400-2200
  • Weekly Pay
  • No production experience required

Major recruitment Limited are currently looking for production operatives to join their client based on the elms farm estate in Bedford. This roll is for a full-time position with the potential of a permanent contract following a successful trial period.

The role involves

  • Working along a production line
  • Weighing out ingredients
  • Mixing ingredients
  • Working the machines
  • Following health and safety standards

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience in working in a busy environment
  • Able to work as a team
  • Willingness to learn
  • Happy to do full production operative training
  • Happy to do full production operative induction
  • Can get to Elms Farm industrial estate


General Factory Operative – Accrington

Major Recruitment are looking for Factory Operative to join our successful client based in Accrington

We are looking to recruit a General Factory Operative to join their busy team in a friendly working environment. Perfect candidate will be working in a fast paced production environment and will be required to work anywhere in the production area. Duties including (but not limited to) collecting from the machine, stripping, restacking, gluing, stitching, hand assembly, packing and cleaning. Client is providing training to operate machine. All staff must work according to relevant policies and procedures on the factory floor and on the site.

Main duties:

  • Palletising each order to the correct specifications, all pallets must be stacked neatly and in accordance with provided specifications and must be safe to move around the production area
  • Moving palletised product as required using hand operated pallet trucks (PPT manual and electric)
  • Loading and feeding corrugated sheets on automated lines
  • Hand working of product (including sorting, re-packing and assembling
  • Gluing and stitching product as required
  • Quality checking of the product manufactured according to specifications, including bundle counting
  • Assisting with all cleaning and operation of the machines and surrounding areas
  • Reporting any issues to the supervision/management team
  • Completing all necessary paperwork as directed
  • Wearing PPE provided at all times

Successful candidate will need to complete online induction prior to starting work.

Shift Pattern:

– Day shift

– Monday – Thursday 7am – 4pm

– Friday 7am – 2pm

Pay rate:

– £10.42ph


– Willingness to undergo Hygiene, Health and Safety training

– Ability to work as part of a team in a fast paced environment

– Good communication skills and ability to work to instructions

– Good level of spoken and written English

– Previous experience in production environment

– Safety shoes and hi-vis

If you are interested please apply now, for more information contact our branch on 0161 669 5779.

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Production Operative

Production Operative

£11.03 – £22.06 per hour (Including Overtime during the week days and weekends)

Houghton Le Spring

Temp to Perm

Major Recruitment is recruiting Production Operators in partnership with Lear, a global automotive technology leader in Seating and E-Systems, is Making every drive better™ by delivering intelligent in-vehicle experiences for customers around the world.

Lear’s diverse team of talented employees in 38 countries is driven by a commitment to innovation, operational excellence, and sustainability as we live our values to Be Inclusive, Be Inventive, and Get Results the Right Way.

Lear has over 100 years’ experience and has earned a reputation for excellence through building a future on innovation. They are a global automotive technology leader in Seating and E-Systems.

With a large order book and growing product base, they are looking to recruit candidates who are available to start immediately, in their modern factory facility

Overall purpose of a Production Operative:

Production Operators are required to carry out Seat Assembly work on a semi-automated production line using a variety of hand held tools such as air tools, spray guns and hog ring tools, in order to meet production targets in accordance with quality standards. Operators are required to work shifts. Full flexibility is required with regard to shifts and working times.

Main Responsibilities

  • Working as part of a team performing a number of operations in the assembly of automotive seats
  • Achieve production targets
  • Achieve quality standards
  • Ensure a high level of housekeeping
  • Take an active role in health and safety activities on site
  • Actively work on continuous improvement activities with the team

This role will be working a two-shift pattern and you must be flexible to work all shifts and short notice overtime as and when required.

Pay Rates:

  • Days – £11.03 – £22.06 per hour
  • Lates – £12.79 – up to £18.31 per hour

Shift Patterns:

  • Days: 7.00am – 3:15pm or 6.45am – 3.00pm
    Lates: 4.20pm – 00.35am or 4.35pm – 00.50am

Previous experience within a similar role is desirable however not essential as a thorough training plan is provided, you must have a strong work ethic and be willing to learn and implement a variety of new skills.

Why should you apply?:

  • Competitive pay rates
  • Competitive shift premiums
  • Long term on-going training
  • Permanent work opportunities (subject to a qualifying period)
  • Summer and Winter factory shutdowns
  • Subsidised onsite canteen
  • Free tea and coffee provision
  • Free onsite carpark
  • Pool table in the canteen
  • Free feminine hygiene products
  • Lockers and storage facilities for personal belongings
  • Regular Welfare and wellbeing days and events

Machine Operator

Machine Operators

My client, a successful and well-respected manufacturing business in Shropshire, is seeking Machine Operators to join their team.

Type of employment: Permanent
Industry: Food Manufacturing
Shift and Hours of work:

  • Sunday – Thursday / 9:30pm – 6:30am
  • Monday – Friday / 7am – 4pm

Daily Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Measuring and classifying all raw materials in preparation for production
  • Monitoring the production process
  • Feeding the raw materials into the machinery
  • Operating the production machinery as required, such as lifting equipment and forklift trucks
  • Performing quality assurance and testing checks
  • Assembling, packing and labelling the finished goods in preparation for shipment
  • Cleaning the machinery and other parts of the production space
  • Maintaining an inventory of the goods and raw materials in the factory or warehouse
  • Noting machine faults and reporting to maintenance officers as required
  • Maintaining work areas and equipment

Benefits Package:

  • Overtime Pay
  • Pension
  • Career Development Opportunities

BP Search acts as an agent for this vacancy

Production Operative

Production Operative.

  • Production Operative
  • Based in Henlow
  • Pay Rate £13.63 an hour.
  • Rotating shift Pattern including 0600- 1400, 1400-2200, 2200-0600
  • Production experience required.
  • Machine Operator experience required
  • Clear progression path in the role

Major Recruitment are looking for production operatives for our client based in Henlow. This role is for a full-time position with the potential of a permanent contract following a successful trial period.

Main tasks and responsibilities- Production Operative

  • Replacement of running parts to ensure continuous production.
  • Quality Control Checks on profiles
  • To report potential quality issues to supervisor
  • Continual learning of production processes
  • Be aware of scheduling requirements and work to meet targets.
  • Maintain a high level of housekeeping.
  • To adhere to all Health, Safety and Environmental procedures
  • To report any unsafe acts or Health, Safety and Environmental incidents.

Ideal Candidate – Production Operative

  • Good dexterity and experience working with power tools.
  • Able to lift to 20KG.
  • Excellent time keeping skills and attendance.
  • Able to work unsupervised and part of a team.
  • Good communication skills
  • Previous experience working in a hands-on Manufacturing environment.
  • CNC operating or setting experience would be desirable but not essential.


Production Operative

What’s on Offer for the Production Operative?

  • Annual Salary of £31,300 (increasing with training)
  • 5 hours per week
  • Overtime available at time ½ and double time
  • A Temporary to Permanent position
  • The chance to learn and develop with a well-established team
  • Working with a worldwide organisation
  • Benefits: 24/7 medical advice
  • Gym membership Discounts
  • Retail discounts
  • On-site parking
  • Canteen

My Client is well established, industry leading global agricultural nutrition company. Based near Thirsk, they have seen year on year success, with further growth and investment plans for 2023/2024. They offer a range of products, which are supplied across the globe. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Production Operator to join their Team on a Temporary to Permanent basis.

This opportunity gives a Production Operator the chance to work with one of the most respected companies in North Yorkshire. They offer not only an excellent package, but more importantly in todays world, job security.

The role will be to cover a day shift Monday to Thursday 6am-6pm and Friday 6am-4pm

Your primary responsibility is to produce animal feed, following strict guidelines to make sure the product is safe.

Production Operative Main Duties:

  • Setting up machinery to job specifications
  • Efficient reporting of any mechanical, feed safety or health and safety issues on site.
  • Operate the manufacturing equipment safely and as efficiently as possible.
  • Following company processes to receive materials and load feed materials in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Ensure all required records are kept accurate and up to date
  • Assist with equipment maintenance as needed.
  • Cleaning on a daily basis.
  • Adhere to all health & safety policies.
  • Mixing and weighing ingredients
  • Effectively communicate and liaise with managers and co-workers.

Production Operative Role Requirements:

  • Must have experience of working in a manufacturing capacity
  • Experience within an agricultural feed mill (Desirable bit not essential)
  • Excellent communication
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to follow a process
  • Experience of working with machinery (full training will be given)
  • Physically able to lift up to 25kg
  • Flexibility with regards to shifts and over-time

***Please note that due to the location of the clients premises, your own transport is advised***