Machine Operator (Trainee)

About this job

Location: Westbury, Wiltshire

Hours of work: Working week is 37.5 hours – Rotating Shift work (Monday to Friday) Shorter day each Friday!

Pay: £27,354.60pa

Riverside Recruitment are recruiting Machine Operators to join our client in Westbury, a long established, highly respected manufacturing company. Due to their continued growth and success are now looking to expand their manufacturing department.

We are looking for reliable, trustworthy and driven individuals who wish to develop their careers and progress with them. Pay is extremely competitive with all breaks paid, including overtime breaks.

The Role:

You will be operating / maintaining / running machinery ensuring production is maintained. (Extensive training is given which can take up to a year). This is a fast-paced environment and may involve some heavy lifting.

To be considered you will need:

· Engineering or mechanical skills (professional or personal)

· Previous machinery experience

· Experience using hand and power tools

· To be prepared to work all 3 shifts (including nights) as detailed below

· The ability to work to high standards with good attention to detail

· To be able to work in a fast-paced environment and able to do some heavy lifting

· Must work well within a team and contribute effectively to the smooth running of daily operations


  • Attractive salary
  • 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays
  • On-going training
  • Pension scheme
  • Overtime
  • FREE On-Site Parking
  • Free work wear
  • All Breaks Paid

The shifts do not disrupt weekends, but you MUST be able to cover all shifts.

Hours: Monday to Friday on a rotating shift pattern – candidates must be able to work all three:

· 6am to 2pm (6am to 11.30am on Friday)

· 2pm to 10pm (11.30am to 5pm on Friday)

· 10pm to 6am (5pm to 10.30pm on Friday)

Riverside Recruitment is operating as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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