Production Operatives, Worksop

Days 6.00-14.00 , Nights 22.00-6.00 and Afters 14.00-22.00


Nottinghamshire, Worksop

Full Time, Temp to Perm

Industrial, Logistics & Warehousing, Manufacturing

Due to new orders a leading manufacturer in Worksop are looking for Production Operatives to join their established team on an ongoing basis.


  • Annual basic salary of £23,000
  • Pay increase after 12 weeks to £9.46ph plus 18.3% shift allowance making a total of £11.19 per hour
  • Overtime before 12 weeks £13.08ph and £17.44ph after 40 hours worked
  • Overtime rates of 1.5 £14.19ph and double time £18.92ph after 12 weeks
  • Long term consistent work, in work every day
  • After you have completed 12 weeks you will qualify for a quarterly production bonus up to £800 per month
  • Reputable company
  • Free parking
  • 1 hour break paid per day


The Role of a Production Line Operative

You will start off working on a busy, fast-paced production line where you will do a range of duties including assembling cages using a range of tools. Please note that this is very physically demanding. You’ll also be:

  • Quality checking final products, leak testing
  • Grid and cage assembly
  • Pallet welding and using air powered tools
  • The work can be fast paced and repetitive
  • The working environment can be rather warm


The Candidate

  • Needs to be happy doing the following shifts: Days 6.00-14.00 , Nights 22.00-6.00 and Afters 14.00-22.00
  • Needs to be competent working at a fast pace
  • Should have a good work ethic and be reliable
  • Should have some production experience
  • Must have a willingness to learn
  • Would preferably have machine or fabrication experience and be used to working at speed


The role is starting off temporary but you will receive consistent work even in quieter periods.. For excellent candidates this role will lead to a permanent position. The role is starting off at £8.72ph, rising to £9.46ph after 4 weeks. After 12 weeks there is another substantial pay increase to £11.19ph including shift allowance.
There is also a quarterly production bonus of up to £800 per quarter.

Overtime is paid after 40 hours at 1.5x pay and 2x pay on a Sunday.

You must pass a successful interview before the position is offered, to apply please send your CV to or call us now on 01909 478800!

This position is being advertised on behalf of Essential Recruitment who are an employment business.

If you have not heard from us within 72 hours please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, however we will put your details onto our database for any future vacancies.

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