Production Operative - NIGHTS

  • Job Reference: TW/MILL
  • Date Posted: 15 November 2019
  • Recruiter: Superior Recruitment Group
  • Location: Thirsk, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £8.21 to £9.21 Per Hour
  • Sector: Manufacturing
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 12 weeks temporary to permanent
  • Contact: Phillip Champion
  • Email:

Job Description

My Client is an established European Animal nutrition company with a UK manufacturing facility in the Thirsk area. They have European contracts which has enabled them to recently invest heavily on new machinery to cope with demand.

They are seeking several Production Operatives to join their NIGHT SHIFT team on a temporary to permanent basis.

This really is an exciting opportunity to join a successful company who can offer pay rises and training to help you progress your career. No day is the same as they believe in training on all machines to keep the days varied.

They are looking for motivated reliable candidates to work a permanent night shift. The shift is Monday to Friday 4pm-2:30pm with the option of overtime. There are permanent positions available for the right candidates.

Main Duties:

  • Setting up machines according to job specifications
  • Measuring ingredients according to specifications
  • Lifting up to 20kg bags
  • Keep machines supplied with raw materials
  • Shrink wrapping pallets
  • Quality checking
  • Making sure production lines achieve set targets
  • Working in a dusty environment


To be considered:

  • You must have experience of working in a manufacturing environment
  • Ideally have experience of working in an agricultural environment (desirable)
  • You must have excellent attention to detail
  • Have the ability to follow written instructions
  • You must be physically fit to cope with demand of manual lifting
  • You MUST have an excellent work ethic with a strong attendance record
  • Have the desire and willingness to learn new skills

What will you receive:

  • A temporary to permanent contract
  • £8.21 4pm-7am then £9.21 per hour 7pm-2:30pm
  • Excellent benefits once taken on
  • A 50 hour per week contract
  • Shift - Monday to Friday 4pm-2:30pm
  • Excellent working environment with training and development opportunities
  • Free parking