Factory Operative

  • Job Reference: i4j-LAP-4705
  • Date Posted: 24 July 2018
  • Recruiter: I4 Jobs
  • Website: https://www.i4recruitment.com/
  • Location: Attleborough, Norfolk, England
  • Salary: £7.88 to £9.28 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: DOE
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent, Full Time
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Factory Operatives

£7.88 - £9.28 varying dependent upon experience and if working in Warehouse/Assembly or Machine Rooms

Attleborough, Norfolk

Permanent, Full Time

Role purpose:

Our client is looking for a number of Factory Operatives across their Machine Rooms and Warehouse/Assembly, offering permanent contracts. For all roles the main purpose is to maintain standards in process production and finished products.


Duties and responsibilities of role:


In the Warehouse your duties will be collating customer orders ready for dispatch, and in Assembly your duties will include the assembly and packing of various ranges of office furniture. It is envisaged that your role will be split between both departments dependant on the flow of work. For these roles you should be able to communicate well with team members.


Machine Rooms

Working as part of a small team you will be manufacturing bespoke and production panels to the quality standards in the required lead time. You will be required to set and operate a range of woodworking machinery in a targeted production environment.


Skills and experience required:


Experience of working in a factory/warehouse environment would be advantageous. Training will be given to successful candidates.


Machine Rooms

Experience of woodworking machinery would be an advantage. However, this is not essential as full training will be provided to anyone with machinery experience. 


Terms of role:


Hours: Monday to Friday, 09.30 am to 18.00 pm (40 hours per week).

Salary: £7.88 - £8.40 per hour (dependent upon experience). 

Benefits: Nest pension and death in service insurance.


Machine Rooms

Hours: Monday to Friday, 08.00 am to 16.30 pm (40 hours per week).

Salary: £8.13 - £9.28 per hour (dependent upon experience). 


Hours: Weekly shift rotation of Monday to Friday, 06.00 am to 14.30 pm / Monday to Friday, 11.30 am to 20.00 pm (40 hours per week).

Salary: £8.13 - £9.28 per hour (dependent upon experience) plus shift premium of 14%. 

The shift allowance can change if the shift rotation is altered.

Benefits: Nest pension and death in service insurance.


When applying for Machine Room roles, please specify if you are interested in days or shifts.



These permanent positions are based in their factory just outside of Attleborough, Norfolk (NR17 1QD).


Company brief:

We are advertising for a company who are a leading UK manufacturer of office furniture.   Established since 1974, they are a family Company who pride themselves on the quality of their products and their commitment to client service.  


Company culture:

The values of Integrity, Commitment, Development, Accountability and Teamwork underpin the behaviours and aspirations of the Company.  In any role advertised our client are looking to recruit individuals who reflect these values.