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Production Operative

  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: £9.73 - £10.73 per hour + Pay Increase After Probation per hour
  • Job Type:Temp - Perm

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: General Engineering & Manufacturing
  • Contact: Sam Wilkinson
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 13 August 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH500_1657790308

Starting rate is £9.73 p/h which improves with competence
Temp-Permanent, with long term and stable employment

Our client is currently looking to hire a reliable production operative to work in their finishing department, you will be responsible for a variety of engineering duties.
You will be working on a 2-week rotation shift designed to give a good work life balance.


  • 2 weeks of Days: 6.00am until 2.00 pm (Monday to Thursday and Early finish at 1.00pm)
  • 2 weeks of Afternoons: 1.00 pm until 9.30pm (Monday to Thursday with Fridays off)

Role Outlined:

  • This is a physical job, working days and afternoon shifts in a production environment
  • The job includes operating manual machinery to produce various sized precision components
  • You will be referring to technical drawings
  • Loading and unloading duties
  • Ensuring self-inspection of parts using gauges and other measuring tools.
  • The job also covers - basic maintenance of the machine, from clearing the machine of debris and ensuring the machine is fit to use
  • Use of screw drivers and other basic tools
  • Manual carrying and use of manual push trolley
  • Carrying out other manual jobs within the factory
  • Working effectively as part of a team, keeping the work area very clean and tidy
  • Following the organisational procedures within the company is an essential part of this role.

Person Specification

  • Whilst full training will be given, we require you to already be comfortable working in an engineering environment
  • The individual must have confidence with basic hand tools and being around machinery
  • A keen eye for detail is required
  • Good time keeping, and reliable attendance is also required