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FLT Driver Nights

Real Recruits are pleased to be looking for an FLT operative to work with our large Global Logistics Company based in the Trafford Park area on Nights

Our clients are a large logistics Company and are looking for FLT Counterbalance and/or Bendi staff to join an expanding Company.

Salary and Shift Patterns

  • Monday- Friday
  • 8-6 Nights
  • £11.50 per hour
  • Excellent new canteen and other facilities
  • Immediate start
  • Free Parking


  • General warehouse duties
  • Stock Control
  • Loading and unloading
  • Palletising


  • 2 years plus, Warehouse Experience
  • FLT Counterbalance, OR/AND FLT Bendi

Recycling Operative (Late Shift)

Role: Recycling Operative

Days/Hours of Work:

Monday – Thursday 14:00pm – 12:30am (1 hour break)

Rate of Pay: £9.50 (Paid weekly)

Location: Altens

Description of duties:

Maintaining a tidy site;

Sorting, segregating and removing contaminates from various waste streams for recycling.


Safety Boots

Own transport would be preferred however home transport can be arranged

Immediate starts required


Production Operative (Days)

A comprehensive co-packing company based in Blackburn are looking to recruit Production Operatives throughout July to join their team.

The role involves working with a full and comprehensive range of co-packaging, to assist Production Management in all aspects of daily production tasks to ensure customer orders are completed to the highest standard, working in line with the Food Safety Policies and BRC guidelines & regulations.

Description of the role:

· Checking and weighing of materials
· Operating machinery and equipment whilst adhering to Health & Safety rules and regulations at all times
· Run quality checks to ensure production of acceptable products in line with the requirements of the Quality Control Sheet and Product Specification.
· Assembling, packaging and labelling of products
· Removing unacceptable products and reporting any issues to the Production Supervisor / Quality Controller immediately
· Comply with Company hygiene policies and procedures when undertaking operations while maintaining high standards of personal hygiene
· Demonstrate the competent application of good manufacturing practices required to consistently operate to high standards of food safety
· Maintain a clean production environment
· Work in a safe manner with due consideration for personal Health & Safety and that of co-workers at all times

Please submit your CV and call Major Recruitment Blackburn office on 01254 920800 to discuss your application and arrange an appointment to attend the office and register.

Sewing Machinist

We are actively recruiting for a Sewing Machinist on a 12 week temporary to permanent basis, based in Blackburn (with view to start ASAP).

The company are a leading manufacturer and provider of Orthopaedic goods, bespoke items and Custom fabrication devices. They offer a wide range of bracing solutions, including; spinal, upper limb, wrist & hand, knee & foot and ankle, dedicated to improving the patient’s health.

The Role:

ZigZag machine operating.

-Binding machine operating.

-Mauser machine operating.

-Sewing a range of bracing solutions, including; spinal, upper limb, wrist & hand, knee & foot and ankle products.

The Hours:

Monday to Thursday – 07:45 – 16:15

-Friday – 07:45 – 12:45

There is a bonus scheme in place which is accrued weekly as follows (based on performance). This is calculated on a performance basis and progress towards bonus is communicated weekly. (Temporary ongoing (12 weeks) with potential of a permanent opportunity dependant on performance).

-100% performance equates to a £15 weekly (up to 140% / £70 extra in increments) per week. The rate of pay will be £9.50 per hour.

If you are interested in applying for this role please submit your CV using the “apply now” button below or call Major Recruitment to discuss your application on 01254 920800

Manufacturing / Production Operative

We are currently recruiting for a Production Operative to work on machines and production lines blending products such as adhesives, coatings and binders.

Items are manually labelled and products dispensed by tap into tins, bottles or drums for stock and dispatch. If you work well in a small team and can carry out tasks quickly and accurately, this job could be for you.

In this job you will need to have patience, as the tasks can be repetitive. You will also need to work well in a small team and on your own. You will not usually need any qualifications to start work but it would be useful if you have experience of work in a paint manufacturing environment.

The manufacture of adhesive products is particularly hands on, so your work as an operative is likely to include:

* The blending of adhesive and binders.

* The accurate weighing of raw materials and finished goods.

* Labelling and dispensing completed batch production.

* The completion of internal documentation.

* Loading of completed goods and unloading of incoming goods.

* The handling and weighing of liquids and powders.

* Ensuring that both equipment and work areas are cleaned and maintained.


You would typically work a 5 day, 40 hour week consisting of a 9.00am start and 5.00pm finish (Monday to Friday). Overtime may be required during busy times.

Factories are usually noisy and can be hot or cool, depending on the time of year and products being manufactured. You would wear protective clothing.

Entry requirements

The successful applicant will not need any qualifications to start work however it will be useful if you have previous experience of work in a manufacturing environment, specifically on mixing or blending.

It would be beneficial to hold a valid UK driving licence and have access to your own transport as the company will be relocating to RedScar Industrial Estate in Preston. (On completion of the initial 12 week temporary period and successful probation the company will offer up to £22000 as a permanent salary).

Skills, interests and qualities

To be a Production Operative you should have:

* Good observational skills and ability to work with accurate measurements.

* Patience to carry out repetitive tasks.

* The ability to work quickly to meet production targets.

* Good team working skills and the ability to work on your own.

* The ability to follow strict health and safety guidelines and quality procedures.

* Good standards of personal hygiene and a considerate attitude.
* A willingness to work flexibly.

Apply now with your up to date CV or call Major Recruitment Blackburn office on 01254 920800. You can also register in advance for future vacancies by completing the following registration form.

Assembly Operative (Rotating Shifts)

Major Recruitment are looking for experienced Assembly Operatives to work within a clean room for a in Shadsworth, Blackburn.

The company support the design and manufacture of medical devices, equipment and other medical products.

What’s on offer?

-£10.00ph plus £40allowance per week (£11.07 per hour total).

-Shift work! 05.30 – 14.00 / 14.00 – 22.30 (Monday to Thursday) and 05.30am – 11.00am / 11.00am – 16.30pm Friday.

-Finger print access onto site.

-Close to public transport.

The ideal candidate will have the following:

Assembling experience.

-Keen to progress.


-Good communication skills.

Additional pay:

Bonus scheme – £40 a week attendance bonus

Apply now with your up to date CV or call Major Recruitment Blackburn office on 01254 920800. You can also register in advance for future vacancies by completing the following registration form.

Assembly / Production Operative

Our client are a well-established independent business with over 28 years of manufacturing experience in UPVC building products. They operate over two large manufacturing sites in Blackburn and Knowsley. It is not only their products that are known for quality but their employees also. With a dedicated workforce they have reached new heights in the industry and created growth in all areas of the business.

Job title: Assembly Operative / Production Operative (UPVC Windows & Doors)

Salary as follows:

  • Days – £7.51 per hour (18 – 20 year old), £10.10 per hour (21 – 22 year old), £10.45 per hour (23+ year old)
  • Nights – £8.20 per hour (18 – 20 year old), £11.16 per hour (21 – 22 year old), £11.45 per hours (23+ year old)

Shift Patterns available:

  • Days – Monday to Friday, rotational shifts 6am / 2pm (week 1) and 2pm / 10pm (week 2)
  • Nights – 10pm – 6am Monday to Friday

Required skills and experience:

Comfortable with interpreting measurements to work to details.

-Experience of health and safety practices.

-Familiarity with CNC machinery and modern manufacturing techniques – desirable but not essential as training is provided

-Experience in various PVCu fabrication methods and procedures both manual and automated – desirable but not essential as training is provided

If you think you have the necessary skills, experience and personal qualities to join the team, please don’t hesitate in sending your CV for immediate consideration.

Our client are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sec, disability, religion / belief, sexual orientation or age.

To follow up on your current application for this role please call Major Recruitment (01254 920800).


Major Recruitment are currently working with a client in Lower Darwen and have a great opportunity for an Upholsterer who will be responsible for producing seating (chairs, seats and upholstered furniture) by using skill, to upholster, cover and finish to a high standard.

The Role

  • To prepare fabric and components for use in upholstery and/or soft furnishings.
  • To prepare to upholster items of furniture involving preparation of the frame for upholstery, application of suspensions and filling materials.
  • To competently fix upholstery to standard items of modern furniture and traditional furniture using a hand held staple gun, screw gun and other hand tools.
  • Application of mesh material into plastic back using air hammer and hands.
  • To competently fix upholstery to standard items of modern furniture and traditional furniture using a hand held staple gun, screw gun and other hand tools.
  • Maintaining a high level of quality and meeting production efficiency
  • Carry out cleaning and basic maintenance of work areas and machinery

The Person

  • High degree of upholstery skills
  • he ability to produce a good quality product with excellent attention to detail.
  • Practical skills, manual dexterity, especially hand skills and co-ordination.
  • A positive mind-set with a ‘can do’ attitude.
  • The aptitude to assimilate techniques.
  • Manual handling, as some lifting is required.
  • Ability to use own initiative and to work quickly to meet production deadlines.
  • Measuring and cutting skills would also be beneficial

The job details:

  • Working hours: 07:00am – 16:00 (Monday to Thursday) & 07:00 – 12:45 (Friday) with optional overtime on Saturday.
  • Pay rate: £11.12 – £12.50 per hour.
  • Temporary to permanent position over 12 weeks (based on performance and attendance).
  • Starts available as soon as possible.

If you feel you currently have the necessary skills and experience for this position please submit your CV using the “apply” option below.

To follow up on your application please call Major Recruitment (Blackburn) on 01254 920800.

Accounts Administrator

Our client have steadily evolved to become one of the UK’s premier suppliers of High-Performance Fibres and Fabrics for the UK Composite and Reinforced Plastic Markets.

Their main products are manufactured from Carbon Fibre, Glass Fibre and Aramid Fibre as well as supplying Resins and Adhesives. These products are used in a variety of different markets i.e. Automotive, Aerospace, Marine, Renewable Energy, Sport and Recreation to name a few.


Our client are looking for an Accounts Administrator on a part time basis (3 days) over a 12 week temporary contract.


Process customer and supplier invoices accurately and efficiently in SAGE 50

-Assist with the daily banking

-Statement reconciliation (Purchases)

-Credit control

-Dealing with Debtor queries

-Sending debtor statements

Skills and Experience:
-High attention to detail and accuracy

-Be numerate and highly accurate with their work

-Knowledge of SAGE 50 will be desired

Additional information:

3 days a week (Monday, Wednesday, Thursday or Friday)

-Pay: £10 – £10.50 per hour

-Pay frequency: Weekly (on Friday) for the previous week hours.

If you are interested in this role please submit your CV using the “apply” option below. If you are interested in future vacancies please register with Major Recruitment (01254 920800) using the link below selecting “Blackburn” and “Warehouse, Manufacturing & Production” on the first page of the form.

Cleaners Needed – Temporary, Ongoing

Major Recruitment are looking for CLEANERS in the Dyce area of Aberdeen
The location of this role is on a public transport route.
  • Immediate start available.
  • £9.50 per hour, paid weekly
  • 5.30pm – 8.30pm
  • Monday – Friday
  • Temporary, Ongoing contract

If you have cleaning experience, and are interested. APPLY NOW and our dedicated consultant will be in touch should your application be of interest.

Major Recruitment act as an Employment Agency for permanent roles and an Employment Business for temporary opportunities.