Production Operative

  • Job Reference: JB-56
  • Date Posted: 29 April 2024
  • Recruiter: Archers Recruitment
  • Location: Swindon, Wiltshire
  • Salary: £22,503
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Production Operative Role

Production Operative Responsibilities 

Read drawings and comprehend work instructions and follow established procedures.

Collect all material, tooling and equipment needed to assemble the product.

Take precision measurements to ensure perfect fit of components.

Select or modify components according to measurements and specifications.

Check output to ensure highest quality.

Maintain equipment in good condition.

Keep records of production quantities and time taken to complete to assembly.

Report on issues, malfunctioning or defective parts.

Follow all company standards / procedures / work instructions relevant to the role.

Production Operative Experience 

Technical knowledge and ability to read blueprints, drawings etc. (Essential)

Good understanding of quality control principles (Essential)

Good communication skills (verbal and written) (Essential)

Excellent hand-eye coordination. (Essential)

Proven production operative experience as assembler. (Preferred)

Ability in using tools (e.g. crimping) and machines (e.g. torque tool) (Preferred)

Production Operative Attributes

High level of attention detail.

Ability to work within a diverse team.

Willingness to work with a can do' flexible attitude and approach.

Adaptable and willing to learn.

Motivated and presentable.

Basic Working Hours 

37.5 hour week.

Mon - Thurs 07:45 - 16:45.

Fri 07:45 - 12:30.