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Manufacutring Production Operative

Salary: £9.00 - £12.00ph Per Hour

Full Time
Location: Oldham
Hours: rotating 12 hour shifts, days & nights

Northern Employment Services Ltd

We are currently seeking an experienced Manufacturing &/or Production Operative to join an established, busy team, based in Oldham. Your starting pay rate will be £9.00ph, however once trained there is potential for this to increase to £12.00ph + lots of overtime.


This is a 12 weeks’ temp-to-perm opportunity, however for the right candidate, permanent opportunities will be made available sooner than 12 weeks.


Whilst training you will work a 3 shift rotating pattern: 6am-2pm/2pm-10pm/10pm-6am, however once trained you will follow a 28 day rotating shift, detailed as below:

  • 4 nights on (7pm – 7am)
  • 3 off
  • 3 days on (7am – 7pm)
  • 1 day off
  • 3 nights on ( 7pm – 7am)
  • 3 off      
  • 4 days on (7am – 7pm)
  • 7 days off

Main Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Operating machinery
  • Following production schedules
  • Build and package finished products
  • Perform quality checks to ensure products meet all specifications
  • Maintain safe and clean workplace
  • Suggest and help implement cost-saving initiatives
  • Effectively communicate daily safety/production needs to Management
  • Occasionally work within the warehousing department as and when required

Education and Experience:

You must be educated to GCSE level, have basic math skills, able to communicate well (verbal and written) and have previous, demonstrable experience working in a manufacturing &/or production environment.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Contact: Lucy Crampton
Northern Employment Services Ltd
Townhead Court
148 Yorkshire Street
OL16 1LD
01706 869444

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