Jobs in Manufacturing

Maybe you’re unsure exactly what manufacturing involves? Whilst it’s a bit of a catch-all term, we’d say it’s the large-scale production of goods, usually by converting raw materials into a finished product using manual labour or machines. The sector has certainly seen some technological changes in recent years, and with great career prospects and the chance to be at the forefront of some of the most high-tech advancements, there has never been a better time to pursue a role in manufacturing.

Some of the roles we recruit for include:

  • Assembly Line Operatives
  • Production Operatives
  • Machine Operators / Setters
  • Goods In / Goods Out
  • Quality Assurance
  • Technicians
  • Cleaners
  • Team Leaders / Supervisors

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list Production welder
£12.50ph with great OT rates
Posted: 27 January 2023
Expires: 26 February 2023

We are now recruiting for 2 production welder vacancies at the UK’s largest manufacturer of large waste containers.

The site is based in Derby DE24 and is offering long term positions, some great onsite facilities, weekly pay and best of all there’s no working Fridays. (Long weekends every week)

Hours and payrate:

Shifts - Monday to Wednesday 07:00am-17:30pm and Thursday 07:00am-16:30pm (39 hours a week) with a payrate of £12.50ph

There is also some great overtime available (after a full 39 hour working week) paying at time and a half for week days and Saturday and Sundays paid at double time.

Job role:

  • Measuring, cutting, and assembling metal
  • Welding metal onto damaged skips
  • Ensuring the work area is tidy for health and safety reasons
  • Inspecting weld strength during and after the process

 Ideal candidate:

We are looking for candidates with some welding experience. However, there will be job specific training given.

If you would be interested in this role then please apply through here or call 01159347000

We look forward to hearing from you.

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list Quality Support Kit Assemblers
£11.26 Per Hour
Posted: 24 January 2023
Expires: 23 February 2023



Pay & Hours of Work

  • Mon – Fri working 7am-3pm
  • £11.26 per hour with OT paid at £16.89ph for the first 7.5 hours of OT then £22.52ph for anything after 45 hours



  • Quality checking of products prior to dispatch
  • Labelling products and cross-checking information on the label
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Data inputting into the in-house system
  • Involved in the assembly of diagnostic kits and accessories in accordance with standard operating procedures along with inspection of components and packaging items used in the assembly process
  • Ensure documentation is completed to the required standards


Essential Skills

  • PC literate
  • Able to complete documents with a high level of accurately
  • Happy working to meet deadlines
  • Working to own initiative but also as part of a team

gap personnel (operating as an employment business) are proud to be representing our client based in Llanberis. We’re currently recruiting for 3 x Quality Support Kit Assemblers to join their team immediately on a temporary basis until at least the end of March 2023.


If you feel you are the right candidate for this position, please send your CV through to or call us on 01352 762213.

gap personnel group are committed to the selection, recruitment, and development of the best people, basing judgments solely on the suitability for the job.

Closing Date: 23rd January 2023

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per hour
Posted: 18 January 2023
Expires: 17 February 2023


Hours & Pay:

There are 2 different shifts we are offering.

  1. Fixed Monday to Friday 06:00-14:00 = £11.50ph
  2. Fixed Monday to Friday 14:00-22:00 = £11.50ph + after 6pm = £13.92ph
  3. Overtime paid at = £17.25ph

Job Details:

  • Loading and unloading stock from the lorries
  • Moving the stock around the warehouse for storage purposes
  • Operating Reach/VNA trucks
  • Placing packages on racking in the warehouse using Reach/VNA skills

Additional details;-

  • You need FLT Reach and/or VNA licenses to apply
  • Genuine temp to perm opportunity
  • Drugs and alcohol will be conducted on the assessment
  • Assessment will be completed on your first day- to check FLT driving skills 
  • Plenty of optional overtime available paid at £17.25ph

Insight of company:

After 12 weeks there is an opportunity to go permanent so all the below applies once you are permanent:

  • Private medical insurance
  • Private dental insurance
  • Pension scheme with option for 5% employee, 10% employer
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Online and high street discounts
  • 25 Days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays!
  • Death in service policy
  • Staff discounts
  • Reward and recognition platforms


Please call gap personnel on 01159347000 if you would like to discuss this role further. 

We look forward to hearing from you!

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list Production Operative
39 hours per week, Monday to Friday
Posted: 13 January 2023
Expires: 12 February 2023

Location: Crediton, EX17

Job Role: Production Operative

Hours: Monday – Thursday, 10.30am to 6.30pm, Friday 10.30am to 5.30pm

Hourly Rate: £10.25ph

Role Type: Temporary to Permanent

gap personnel are recruiting for 2x production operatives based in Crediton, with immediate starts. The company is offering temp to perm opportunities to the right candidates.

As a Production Operative you will join a team that specialise in pharmaceutical products and distribute throughout the UK. Although previous experience is desired, it isn’t essential as you will be provided with full and extensive training. The site has multiple departments where you can find a role that suits you.

Job Responsibilities:

•  Weighing of ingredients

•  Ensuring product is kept at correct temperature

•  Quality checks

•  Following food hygiene regulations

Additional Information

•  Full Training will be provided, though production experience is beneficial 

•  PPE provided

•  Applicants must be physically fit as some heavy lifting is involved

•  Applicants must be 18 or over due to the site health and safety requirements

To apply for this Production Operative role, please submit your CV via the ‘Apply Now’ button or contact our Exeter Office for more information.

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list Vehicle assmblers
between £10 and £11.40 per hour depending on the shift
Posted: 13 January 2023
Expires: 12 February 2023

We are looking for Vehicle Assemblers to join the team at one of our rapidly growing clients in Haslingden!

Great opportunity to work for market leading manufacturer of temperature controlled commercial vehicles!



Interviews taking place at Head Office in Haslingden.

Immediate start available for the successful candidates.



Temporary to permanent contract after completing 12 weeks



Duties will vary dependent on the department:

• Using various machinery – Saw machines, Grinder, CNC

• Using various hand, air, and power tools so experience is essential

• Reading technical drawings and working towards specific measurements 

• Manufacturing and assembling / fitting different parts of vehicles: auto electrics, panels, doors, fixing, racking, tail lifts, locks etc




This is a very manual role, so candidates must be physically fit



Shifts & Rates of Pay:

Mon to Thurs: 6 am - 4 pm - £10 per hour

Mon to Thurs: 4 pm - 2 am - £10.80 per hour

Mon to Thurs: 8 pm - 6 am - £11.40 per hour



Overtime is paid after 39 hours. Monday to Saturday time and a half and double time on Sunday.



Benefits that client offers once you are employed directly:

• Discount on food and retail shopping, days out and holidays

• Medical and counseling support 

• Cycle to work scheme

• Further pay increases based on skill set



If you are interested and have relevant skills please submit your CV to

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list Warehouse / Assembly operative
£9.79 per hour
Posted: 13 January 2023
Expires: 12 February 2023


Temporary to permanent role


Successful candidate will be involved but not limited to

  • Picking, packing, re-packing smart meters
  • Putting parts together as per instructions
  • Replacing damage parts


Heavy lifting may be involved up to 15kg


Shift and pay: Monday to Friday - 7.30am-4.00 pm - £9.79 per hour


If you are interested, please give us a call on 01254915000!

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