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 Operatives
From £10.00 per hour plus shift allowance
Posted: 23 September 2022
Expires: 23 October 2022

When one door closes, another one opens so why not take advantage of this great opportunity as a Production Operative with one of the world’s leading manufacturers of doors!

Here is a little more information on the role...

As the recruitment partner for Masonite we are looking for Production Operatives to join our team, with genuine permanent opportunities available at the Premdor site in Barnsley.

Working on one of the many parts of the production process you will given full training to work on the line. The work is repetitive and a high attention to detail is required, however you will be trained through the different processes and procedures. You may be using hand tools such as sanders and drills, or assisting with the loading and unloading of part complete doors.

How much will you get paid as a Production Operative?

  • Pay starts at £10.00 per hour + Shift Allowance. On a three shift rotation this starts at £11.80 per hour.

What would your shifts be as a Production Operative?

  • Monday to Friday (Rotating)
  • Shift Times: Day 6:00am – 2:00pm / Afters 2:00pm – 10:00pm / Nights 10:00pm – 6:00am

What else would you need to know?

  • Free Parking                       YES
  • Public Transport Links    YES
  • Staff Canteen                    YES
  • Experience Required      NO
  • Training Provided            YES
  • Weekly Pay                         YES
  • Holiday Pay                         YES

When can you start?

To begin your registration simply click ‘Apply Now’!

Who are gap personnel?

Originally founded in 1998, we are now one of the top five largest industrial providers in the UK, supplying temporary, contract and permanent workers to companies across industrial, commercial, technical, construction, fmcg and healthcare sectors. We offer nationwide coverage through high-street branches, specialist divisions and onsite managed solutions. With a turnover of almost £200 million in 2019, we currently payroll in excess of 12,000 temporary workers each week and cover more than 3 million shifts per year.


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list Assembly Operative
From £13.08 per hour
Posted: 23 September 2022
Expires: 23 October 2022

We are looking for Assembly Operatives to join our team working for an award winning, international industrial oven manufacturer based in Sheffield S35.

What would I be doing?

Joining our team of assemblers, you will be working along a production line assembling and building high powered ovens for use in restaurants and fast-food establishments all across the globe. You may be working directly on the lines building up to 90 units per day or you could be supporting the lines building up the parts required including cutting wires to length or building up motor units.

Full training is provided although previous assembly experience is useful. The work is repetitive and a high attention to detail is required.

How much will you get paid as an Assembly Operative?

  • £13.08 per hour rising to £14.90 per hour after 12 weeks

What would your shifts be as an Assembly Operative?

  • Monday to Thursday
  • Shift Times: 6:00am – 3:30pm / 4:00pm - 1:30am
  • Fridays off – Looooong weekends!!
  • Overtime available at 1.5x your basic pay

What else would you need to know?

  • Free Parking                       YES
  • Public Transport Links    YES
  • Staff Canteen                    YES
  • Experience Required      NO
  • Training Provided            YES
  • Weekly Pay                         YES
  • Holiday Pay                         YES

When can you start?

Apply on here or email your CV, full name and contact number to


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list Quality Technician
£25k - £27k DOE
Posted: 22 September 2022
Expires: 22 October 2022

gap personnel are currently recruiting for a permanent Quality Technician to work with our manufacturing client based in Tipton.


  • £25k - £27k depending on experience
  • Day shift
  • Permanent Role

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Internal Auditing
  • Understanding of SPC, MSA, APQP, PPAP and FMEA
  • Support the development & submission of customer documentation
  • Complete supplier audits
  • Completion of 8D's
  • Maintain control plans & process flow diagrams
  • Initial sample inspection

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Previous relevant work experience in manufacturing. 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Metrology
  • Understand technical drawings
  • IT Skills - Microsoft Office 
  • Health & Safety knowledge
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision

Call or email for full job description.


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list Quality Controller
£10.50 - £21
Posted: 22 September 2022
Expires: 22 October 2022

Job Title: Quality Controller

Location: Pontygwindy Industrial Estate, Caerphilly

Pay Rate: £10.50 - £21

Contract: Temporary to Permanent


gap personnel Cardiff, are currently recruiting for 4 Quality Controllers to join a fast growing food manufacturing.

You will be joining a company that specialise in making dairy products and shipping it all over the UK.

As a Quality Controller you will be expected to oversea the quality checking processes on various products. 


  • Quality checking finished product
  • Completing quality checking paperwork 
  • Implementing changes to achieve high customer satisfactory quality. 

Ideal candidate will have:

  • Previous experience working as a quality controller 

Available shift patterns & Benefits:

  • Candidates must be fully flexible as training hours will vary from working hours. 
  • Working 7 out of 14 days across two weeks - 12h shifts 

Successful candidates will be a pro-active team worker, liaising and co-operating with all members of staff. Operate within the confines of company policy and procedure requirements, including integrity and confidentiality in respect of the business. Abide by health and safety legislation in respect of yourself and others.

Sound like the job for you? Click APPLY to upload your CV and one of our friendly team will be in contact. Don’t have a CV? Call the office on (phone number removed) and the team will help you with your registration.

gap personnel is acting as an employment agency

closing date for the application is 22nd of October 2022

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list Farm Labourer NG22!!
basic rate of £10ph
Posted: 20 September 2022
Expires: 20 October 2022

Job Description

Farm Assistants/Labourers required for immediate starts based Bilsthorpe NG22. 

The working hours are Monday to Friday 7.00am - 16:00pm and every other Saturday for 4 hours in the morning. 

The pay rate is £10 PH up to 48 hours.

The role involves: 

  • Loading trailers with feed sacks and taking out to the farm troughs
  • Outdoor general labouring and maintenance of the farm
  • Rounding up livestock onto trailers

The ideal candidate will be used to outdoor work and happy to work in a physical role.

Reliability is key and candidates must show reliability (animals must be fed) and flexibility towards work hours.

No experience necessary but experience of physical, outdoor work could be beneficial. 

Due to the location your own transport is essential - Candidates must be available to start ASAP. 

Over 18s only.


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list **£13.39ph production operative**
£13.39ph for a basic rate and £18.66ph overtime
Posted: 14 September 2022
Expires: 14 October 2022

Here at Gap Personnel, we are working with the world’s largest drinks manufacturer company based in the Kegworth area looking for 5 Production Operatives, where they produce all your popular branded drinks, ready-to-go alcoholic drinks and they also have their own private labelled drinks!

If you are wanting to get your drink on then carry on reading through what the role involves!

We are looking for 5 keen candidates to get ready and start working with us.

What hours will I be doing?

The shifts are 3 on 3 off rotating, which will be 12-hour shifts starting at 06:00-18:00 then 18:00-06:00

You get a 1-hour break and (drum roll please) … ITS PAID!!

What will I get paid?

You will be paid £13.39ph with an overtime pay of £18.66ph! (overtime is paid on extra shifts)

What the role entails:

  • Watching the line for any jams or issues and reporting them to the line leader
  • Manual feeding the bottles and labels when it is required i.e. When they are empty
  • Basic Maintenance on the line production
  • issuing break rota
  • covering the team when they go for break and checking eveyone is getting on okay
  • assisting new staff when they first start

Are there any benefits to this role?

  • You will receive an annual rota from day one of working
  • You will be working every assigned shifts! (no shift cancellations)
  • You get free drinks provided on breaks
  • Free uniform provided
  • Car park and break facilities
  • Genuine permanent contracts could be available after 12 weeks of working

What is your ideal candidate?

  • Having a good work ethic and wanting to join straight in!
  • Ideally an industrial background of production/warehouse or manufacturing
  • Wanting to learn new skills and learn about the company and role
  • Wanting to start as soon as possible

I’m interested, how do I apply?

You can apply by ringing 07860947312 with your name and ‘production operative’ or apply through here!

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