Plant Operative, Chesterfield

Monday to Friday 06.30am-17.00pm

Negotiable on Experience

Chesterfield, Derbyshire

Full Time, Temporary

Industrial, Logistics & Warehousing, Manufacturing

An excellent opportunity has become available for the right individual to join a growing business in the Chesterfield area. We are currently recruiting for a Senior Plant Operative looking for long term work, progression and looking to gain a career within a company. The role will include working with the plant supervisor, looking at to improve the production and efficiency of the plant.


  • Free onsite parking
  • Progression within the company
  • Access to internal training courses
  • Onsite canteen facilities


Key Responsibilities/duties:

  • Work to improve the overall production of the plant
  • Monitor plant using daily checks and preventative maintenance to ensure the plant meets its operation target
  • Work with the supervisor to ensure maximum productivity of staff
  • Maintain high standards of work in both production and maintenance
  • Contribute to a safe working environment by following strict QSHE Procedures



  • Experience in plant maintenance and an production Environment Is desirable
  • Background within a similar Industry (Waste & Recycling Preferable)
  • Mechanically minding/background is an advantageous
  • Good Communication skills with the ability to understand instructions and carry out without direct supervision
  • Working knowledge of hazards and safety precautions common to plant operations
  • Ability to work at the head or within a team of staff


Rate of pay- Depending on experience

Hours of work- Monday to Friday, working hours between 06.30am-17.00pm  (Occasional Saturday’s when required)

This is a great opportunity for the right candidate, to apply please submit a CV to or give Dana a call on 01246 278000.


This vacancy is being advertised by Essential Recruitment an employment business.




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