Production Operative

  • Permanent
  • Bedford, Bedfordshire
  • Posted: 14th January 2021
  • Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Overtime and Training
  • Duration:
  • Reference: BBBH6727
  • Industry:
  • Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire
  • Start Date:
  • Skills:

Position: Production Operator
Location: Kempston Hardwick – Bedford
Hours of Work: Days Only – 4 on 4 off Shift
Duration: Temporary
Remuneration: Circa £23,000 per annum plus full training & increasing salary with experience

Position Overview
We have an exciting and new opportunity available for a number Production operators for this very well respected manufacturer based in the Bedford area, with a number of manufacturing plants based across the UK.
The successful applicants will be a member of a multi-functional production aiming to achieve key targets within the departmental environment, thereby helping to deliver Cost, Quality and Efficiency benefits to the Factory.
Key responsibilities will lie in the following functional areas:

  • The production of high quality products
  • Creating and maintaining the highest standards of 5S’s housekeeping and environmental management
  • Operations of a range of machines as part of a multi-skilled team
  • Ensure areas are inspected / maintained in accordance with local Health & Safety Standards and work within Standard Safe Operating Procedures
  • To deliver continuous improvement
  • Assist in the development of SSOP’s and Risk Assessments


  • Excellent timekeeping, attendance and flexibility.
  • Self-motivated
  • Numerate & literate
  • Team working attitude
  • Good communication skills
  • High degree of Health & Safety awareness
  • Ability to work as part of a team or on your own
  • Computer literate
  • Experience in performing product QA checks
  • Setting up and operating machines in a time sensitive a ‘right’ first time, target driven environment.
  • Problem solving aptitude.


  • Experience of working in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience of Operating automated manufacturing equipment
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Experience in Asset care duties
  • A recognised up-skill


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