Production Operative

Location : Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, England
Job Ref : EJ702
Consultant : Edward Jeffs
Sector : Engineering, Manufacturing
Salary : £28k - 30k per year


EJ701 – Production Operative  

Location: Leighton Buzzard

Salary: £28,000 – £30,000


First Military Recruitment are currently seeking Production Operatives on behalf of our clients. 

As a Production Operative, you will be responsible for a range of manufacturing operations and some maintenance tasks. You will play a pivotal part in ensuring that production volumes are met and that the quality standards are adhered to. 

Working a rotating shift pattern, 06:00-14:15, 14:00-22:15 and 22:00-06:15, Monday to Friday with overtime as required to meet business needs. 

Duties and Responsibilities:   

  • Operation of the plant and equipment in an automated manufacturing facility.
  • Carry out maintenance activities.
  • Work as part of the team to achieve the budgeted outputs and product quality standards. 
  • Identify and implement improvements to operational equipment. 
  • Maintaining a high standard of housekeeping and a hazard-free workplace.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Previous experience working within an automated manufacturing environment. 
  • Ideally you will have mechanical or electrical skills, but this is not essential. 
  • Demonstrable problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a small team. 
  • Must possess a strong focus on health and safety and quality. 
  • Excellent communication skills.

Location: Leighton Buzzard

Salary: £28,000 – £30,000

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