Factory Operative

We are a well-established and reputable access solutions business based in Sandy, Bedfordshire. Operating within the UK predominantly and a small level of activity in Europe. They manufacture high quality access solutions to allow safe, rapid access from the ground to roofline levels and are a cost-effective alternative to scaffolding.

 ROLE:

To work as part of a small team to assemble/build/final finish a range of products as required by the customer in a timely and efficient manner.

 RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Preparation of materials, assembly, final finish and packing of our products ensuring quality is maintained.
  • To use light machinery such as bench drills, cold saws and finishing machines.
  • To cut and drill aluminum piping.
  • To assemble work from simple technical drawings using such tools as hand drills, rivet guns and fly presses.
  • Be able to read and comprehend simple manufacturing drawings.
  • To work to strict deadlines and have a close attention to detail.
  • Use of both air/powered hand tools and work with the manufacture of aluminium products.
  • Occasional delivery driving (3.5t flatbed vehicle).
  • Adherence to all Health and Safety processes and procedures.
  • Pursue personal development of skills and knowledge necessary for the effective performance of the role.
  • Perform any other relevant tasks deemed necessary by your manager.

PERSON SPECIFICATION

  • A professional approach as well as the ability to work on own initiative.
  • Maintain consistent and professional attendance, punctuality, personal appearance.
  • Good communication skills within the team.
  • Must be fit and healthy as some heavy lifting involved.
  • Experience in welding aluminum or a desire to learn is preferable.

Full training will be provided and opportunities to learn more and develop will be made available.

 

Working hours: 40 Hours per week 08.00 – 16.30 (including ½ unpaid hours lunch + 2 x 15min breaks).  However from time to time you may be required to work additional hours to fulfil your day to day duties.

 

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