Production Assistants

About this job

Location: Warminster Wiltshire

Starting pay: £11.81ph rising to £12.21ph after a successful 12 weeks probation and on commencement of operator training.

Full time: 41.25 hours per week – all breaks paid.

Temp to Perm: 12-week probation.

My client is a friendly packaging manufacturing business based in the heart of Warminster. They are seeking additional Production Assistants due to a re-structure. We are looking for ambitious candidates to join their dynamic manufacturing team. This is a great opportunity to join a successful, supportive, and innovative organisation that focuses on training where you will get the opportunity to develop your career.

The job is temp to perm and initially you will be a production assistant. However, if you show willing there is an opportunity to be trained as an operator. This can happen as quickly as 12 weeks. Pay will increase to £12.21ph once training starts.

As a production assistant the role will involve manual handling duties, so having some dexterity would be helpful. You will be working at a steady pace in a dusty engineering/production environment. Working as part of a small team, you will need an eye for detail to check products for defects. Duties will also include feeding bulk products through a machine, folding / breaking products apart, wrapping, stacking and palletising. Other duties will include hand stacking, gluing and general cleaning of the machinery and workspace.

You will work on a Double Day Shift Work Pattern **Candidates must be able to work on both shifts rotating every week as below.

  • Mornings: Mon to Fri 5:45am to 14:00
  • Afternoons: Mon to Fri 13:45 to 22:00

All breaks are paid.

To be considered for any of these positions, you would attend a site tour/casual interview at the clients manufacturing site in Warminster. If successful, candidates will need to be able to visit our office in Midsomer Norton to complete a work registration before starting work.

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

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