Production Assistant / Packer

  • Location
    Sandwich, Kent
  • Salary
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Manufacturing and Production
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Transport & Logistics - Warehousing, Distribution, Logistics

Adecco are proud to be working with a manufacturing company who are expanding their production team, see below:

Job Title: Production Assistant / Packer

Location: Sandwich, Kent

Salary: £21,500 + Overtime

Hours: 4 on 6am-6pm / 4 off / 4 on 6pm-6am / 4 off

Job Purpose:

The Production Assistant is responsible for packing manufactured products. The production Assistant is a support role for several different machines and areas, this may include working with raw materials and being responsible for filling boxes with products.


  • Private Healthcare

  • Life Insurance for death in service x2 salary

  • 25 days annual leave

  • Overtime paid at time and a half

  • Bank holidays paid at double time

  • Progression

  • Free parking on site

  • Free hot drinks

Key responsibilities within your new role would be to:

  • Perform production duties such as manual lifting (up to 25kg), packing, taping and labelling products.

  • Moving product around the site using the forklift truck.

  • Report defective materials or quality concerns to the Shift Supervisor.

  • Execute and document packing cards.

  • Maintain the working area, keep all equipment clean and tidy and follow all safety procedures.

  • Perform additional duties as required.

Experience and skills required for this position:

  • Product or industry knowledge, ideal not essential.

  • Experience within a manufacturing background.

  • Experience within a warehouse or packing environment.

  • Effective communication skills.

  • Motivational skills and someone that is keen to learn.

  • Someone that is results-orientated.

  • Physical fitness due to the demands of the role.

Next steps:

If this sounds like an ideal position for you and you have the experience outlined above, then please apply today and you will be contacted by a member of our team if your CV matches our requirements.

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