Manufacturing Technician

  • Location
    Andover, Hampshire
  • Salary
    £ 24246 - £ 27373 / Year
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Food, Drink & Tobacco
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference

Manufacturing Technician



Starting salary: £24,258 (including shift allowance) with an opportunity to earn up to £27,373 depending on skill level plus bonus opportunity

Working Hours: 41 hours per week, rotating shift and therefore must be flexible to work all shifts

(6am - 2pm Monday to Friday, 2pm - 10pm Monday to Friday and 10pm - 6pm Sunday to Thursday)

There is also an opportunity to work part time on a 32.8 hour contract (£20,032 - £22,523) depending on skill level plus bonus opportunity

Great working environment: Free tea, coffee and fruit, subsidised restaurant and staff shop, free on-site parking, dedicated rest area with computer access

Great People Work Here

An exciting opportunity has become available for Technicians to join our dynamic manufacturing team. Within the role, you will contribute to the successful growth of the business through the efficient running of the manufacturing process, meeting agreed production plans, safety procedures and quality controls.

We're looking for people who don't just come here to get the job done, but who have a real passion for the brand and a desire to do the best job they can. In return, we offer an inspiring package of employee benefits - to show just how much we value you. This role will offer you the scope for growth and the tools to aim high.

Here's what our Technician role is about:

  • Operate our world-class machinery safely and continuously looking for ways to make us a safer and better environment.

  • Work as part of a team to drive our operational performance and deliver quality products that our brand demands.

  • Apply the knowledge you have gained during your training to resolve issues in the right way and involve the right people where needed.

  • Accurately complete daily reports such as daily stoppage reports, end of run and quality checks whilst regularly analysing information to understand how efficiently you are working.

  • Whilst broadening your own knowledge and skills base, support your co-workers with their training and development to create a stronger team.

  • Be a positive and active member of the team to drive for autonomous working, be flexible to the needs of the business and have a passion for delivering on our targets.

  • Adhere to Company policies and procedures, including health and safety and ensuring quality standards are exceeded.

What you will need to be a Technician:

  • Be able to work a 3 shift rotating pattern (days, afternoons, nights)

  • Experience of working in a manufacturing environment an advantage.

  • The ability to work with minimal supervision, effectively being able to manage your own time.

  • Excellent communication skills with a focus on giving clarity to others.

  • Good problem solving skills.

  • Have a positive, can-do mindset

  • Be reliable and self-motivated, with good organisation skills.

What we offer to you:

  • Competitive salary

  • 25 days holiday plus 8 statutory bank holidays and the option to buy and sell holidays

  • Contributory pension scheme and life assurance

  • Employee discount website for high street stores, cinemas, holidays and restaurants

  • Optional healthcare cash plan

  • Career progression opportunities

plus much more….

How we work:

  • Our shift pattern runs on a three week rotating basis (days, afternoons and nights).

  • Our hours of work are 41 hours per week. However, we also do have part time contracts at 32.8 hours per week.

If you think this role sounds like you, we'd love to hear from you. Please apply below.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Rebecca Kent