Production Operative

  • Location
    Ashford, Kent
  • Salary
    £ 17940 - £ 27300 / Year
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Advertising and PR
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Pharmaceuticals

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

Job Title: Production Operative

Location: Ashford, Kent

Salary: £9.20 - £14.00 per hour (depending on experience)

Hours: Monday to Friday, week 1 6am-2pm / week 2 2pm-10pm


  • 15% shift allowance on late shift

  • 30 days annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays)

  • Closed between Christmas and New Year

  • Half day on Christmas Eve

  • Time and a half on weekends and double time on Bank Holidays

  • Free parking on site

  • Company Pension

  • Christmas Bonus

  • Growing company - lots of progression opportunities

Key responsibilities within your new role would be to:

  • Cleaning of production equipment

  • Emptying finished product into machine for packaging

  • Preparation of materials for production

  • Completion of production documentation

  • Carry out necessary in-process control checks

  • Carry out daily checks in production

  • To ensure balance checks are completed when necessary

  • Any other reasonable duties

Experience and skills required for this position:

  • Experience in a food, beauty, pharmaceutical or manufacturing company

  • General understanding of relevant production processes

  • General understanding of manufacturing practices

  • Thorough understanding of production documentation

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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