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General Operative – Manufacturing

Ellesmere Port

Job Title:                              General Operative

Reporting To:                      Team Lead

Hours of Work:                    07:00 – 19:00, 4 on, 4 off shift pattern

Salary:                                  £10.50 inclusive of shift allowance

Earning Potential:             Up to £13 per hour with performance related bonus scheme*

*Upon completion of your 13-week training period

Your role:

As a result of continuous growth, the opportunity has arisen for a General Operative to join our manufacturing team.

In this role you will learn how to manufacture a wide spectrum of products using hand and air tools to ensure that we are able to deliver an effective and efficient service to all our customers and provide them with the products that they require on time and in full.

You will undertake a 13 week intensive training programme to enable you to work safely and accurately as part of a team to manufacture pallets/wood products on an automated or semi-automated machinery production line or a pneumatic nailing tool.

As a General Operative you will demonstrate effective communications and attention to detail. You will strive to constantly meet order demands whilst improving ways of working and driving down waste.

You will work productively to maintain high levels of output during each shift, whilst ensuring that Health and Safety Procedures and Quality Standards are adhered to at all times.

Who we are:

The Scott Group is a leading industrial supplies organisation which provides a wide range of goods and services to industrial and manufacturing markets. A family owned business with sites across the UK and in Europe, we combine the volume savings of a national organisation with the presence of a local supplier; leading the market through innovation, quality and service. Our reputation is built upon the values of a family business and the professionalism of a market leader.

Our Scott Pallets manufacturing business has a strategic national network of well-invested manufacturing facilities that bring together operational excellence, high-quality products, and outstanding customer service. This is underpinned by our exemplary supply chain partnerships that ensure unparalleled security of supply for our customers.

What you will receive in return:

  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Optional overtime opportunity with enhanced hourly rate.
  • Rewarding, team based and achievable bonus scheme
  • Training opportunities with machinery, equipment and external qualifications
  • Career development in a family run business
  • Pension Scheme
  • MyPayRewards- Shopping discounts and Vouchers
  • Refer-a-friend

Think you have what it takes? If so, we want to hear from you.

Job Summary


£10.50 Per hour inclusive of shift allowance


Ellesmere Port

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