Production Operative

  • Job Reference: TPOp
  • Date Posted: 15 November 2022
  • Recruiter: Recroot
  • Location: Thetford, Norfolk
  • Salary: £25,000
  • Sector: Engineering, Manufacturing & Skilled, Industrial, Factory & Production Operatives
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Team Ipswich
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Job Description

 We are looking for a Production Operative role to join our client's team based in Thetford.

The job starts in January 2023, but a suitable candidate may start before Christmas.



To work as part of a small team to assemble / build / final finish a range of products as required by the customer in a timely and efficient manner.


Usual working hours are as follows, however there may also be the occasional requirement to assist with installations and recertifications out on site when required.

• Monday – Thursday 08:00 – 16:45

• Friday 08:00 – 15:00


Production Operative Wage – around 25,000 per annum, depend on experience.




  • The preparation of materials, assembly, final finish and packing of our product’s ensuring quality is maintained.
  • Ability to read and comprehend manufacturing drawings and understanding of the job file system. Training provided.
  • Ability to work to strict deadlines and close attention to detail.
  • Use of both air/powered hand tools and working with the manufacture of aluminium products.
  • Adherence to all Health and Safety processes and procedures.
  • Pursue personal development of skills and knowledge necessary for the effective performance of the role.
  • Perform any other relevant tasks deemed necessary by your manager.
  • To help and assist with installations and recertifications out on site when required by your manager.



  • A professional approach as well as the ability to work on own initiative.
  • Maintain consistent and professional attendance, punctuality, personal appearance.
  • Good communication skills within the team.
  • Knowledge of using CNC machinery desirable, however not essential.
  • Must be able to work as part of a team but will also be able to work individually.



All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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