Production Operative

  • FT Perm
  • Chesterfield
  • Salary: £10.50 but will go up to £14 after the three-month probation period

Andy File Associates Limited are working as a Recruitment Business on behalf of our client with regards this permanent position.

Reporting to: Team Leader / Shop Floor Manager

The Production Operatives are responsible for the day to day operations and preparation of customer components for plating. This role supports all functions within Production.



  • Masking of customer components using tapes, plugs and lacquers in line with customer drawing specifications
  • Identifying problems and potential problems early so that they can be addressed to minimise impact on production
  • Make certain all production processes and procedures are rigorously adhered to without exception
  • Report any issues to the Team Leader / Shop Floor Manager for review
  • Ensure a high standard of housekeeping is adhered to with 5S maintained as it is rolled out through the facility
  • Ensure plant is appropriately maintained and anything not working is reported and repaired without delay
  • Raise any non-conformance issues on any item as soon as they are identified using the company procedures
  • Accident and near miss reporting processes are followed
  • Ensure shop floor data collection bookings are correct at all times
  • Paperwork Handling: Complete all paperwork required for all orders and ensure that this is passed to the relevant department
  • Ensure all duties are carried out safely within the company Health & Safety requirements
  • Ensure full adherence to the Quality Management System


Preferred Experience

  • Experience in engineering environment


Personal Attributes

  • Ability to manage time / workload
  • Good communication skills, able to coach and mentor where required
  • Keen eye for quality and detail
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Can-do positive attitude and energy
  • Good team member and contribute in a positive way to the development of the team and business

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