Factory Operative

Job information

Factory Operative (preferably with a Forklift Licence or previous experience) required for a busy manufacturer in Whitstable.

Our client is a specialist manufacturer with a global customer base. They are seeking additional factory operatives, machine minders and forklift drivers to join them through J & J Recruitment Solutions, with the view of offering permanent contracts after a successful agency placement.


About this Factory Operative job in Whitstable:

  • Machine minding, keeping up with fast production
  • Loading materials in to the machine (25kg sacks)
  • Unloading products
  • Moving materials and products around the factory and warehouse as required


Factory Operative Shifts:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Alternating between AM and PM shifts each week
  • AM shift – 06:00 until 14:00
  • PM shift – 14:00 until 22:00
  • Some night shifts may be available for the right candidate if that was your preference


About you, the ideal Factory Operative:

  • Forklift licence is preferred
  • Previous manual handling experience, able to keep up with repetitive and heavy lifting
  • Experience in an industrial setting, such as a factory, workshop or warehouse
  • Machine minding experience is preferred but not essential


What’s in it for you?

  • £9.21 per hour
  • Up to 28 days annual leave (pro rata) including bank holiday allowance
  • Opportunity to work towards permanent employment
  • This company also offers additional training and progression for their best talent


If this Factory Job in Whitstable sounds right for you, please apply with a full CV to J & J Recruitment Solutions or contact us directly on 01227 369922 to find out more.


Manufacturing, Packing, Warehousing
On-going temporary

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Martin Hobbs

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