Production Operative

Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing
Salary: £8 - £9.20 Per Hour
Location: Colchester
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 906914
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The Role

  • Your prime role will be to work in the conversion process of coated abrasive narrow and wide belts
  • The conversion process includes slitting, cutting to length, processing, joining, pressing & packing
  • You will work on various machines throughout our factory
  • The factory is set various key performance targets which collectively must be met
  • You will report directly to our Production Supervisor
  • Full training will be given

The Candidate

  • Should ideally have previous experience of working in a factory environment, but this is not essential
  • Must be able to work as part of a team, be hard working and conscientious
  • Forklift truck licence would be an advantage


  • Basic Hours worked per week = 39
  • Monday to Thursday: 8.30am to 16.45pm (8¼ hours including 30 minutes paid lunch break)
  • Friday: 8.30am to 14.30pm (6 hours including 15 minutes paid break)
  • You may on occasions be asked to work overtime
Contact Dan Maund to talk about this role on 01379 514100