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Production Operative

Job Title: Production Operative

Location: Bredbury

Salary: £10.57 Per Hour (Paid Weekly) Plus Shift allowance

(Rising after a successful Probationary Period)

Job Type: Full time, Permanent

Working Hours: 37.5 hours Per week on a rotating shift pattern of 1 week Monday to Friday 06.00 - 4.00, 1 week of 14.00 – 22.00 followed by a Sunday to Thursday 22.00 – 06.00.

About the Role:

Reporting to the production manager you will contribute to the production of the highest quality heating cables in a timely manner in accordance with SOP’S (standard Operating Procedures).

Operating task specific machinery, a variety of extrusion machines, manually assembling, as well as using hand tools to complete production. Reporting any deviations to the production Leader immediately.

There will be lots of development opportunity as we look to create a multi skilled team where you will be trained on various machines and processes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Operating Cable manufacturing equipment in line with process specifications
  • Adhering to the production schedule and accurately reporting any updates or delays to the stream leader
  • Test and inspect products to ensure they meet required standards,
  • Focus on scrap reduction
  • Assist In the maintenance and upkeep of tools and equipment

About you:

  • Previous experience in a production/assembly background would be advantageous (however not essential)
  • Experience of SAP / Microsoft Nav / Epicor or similar EPR/MRP systems would be (preferable but not essential).
  • A keen interest in Engineering and manufacturing operation and Maintenance
  • Computer/IT Literate with good understanding of Word, Outlook, databases etc

About us:

Located off Junction 25 of the M60 (Bredbury Interchange). Heat Trace has twos sites based at Bredbury, a Research and innovation centre (Bredbury Industrial Estate) and an Innovation and Technology Centre (Cromwell Road) where we manufacture constant power cables with our main manufacturing site in Helsby, Frodsham.

What we can offer you:

  • Salary £10.57 Per Hour (Paid Weekly) Plus Shift allowance.
  • 20 days holiday plus Bank holidays (rises with length of service)
  • Learning and development Opportunities
  • Cash Health Plan
  • Free onsite parking
  • Company Social Events
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Referral Scheme

Previous applicants need not apply.


No agencies, thank you.