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Production Operator - Sunderland

Ref: 4595 Date Posted: Wednesday 17 Aug 2022

Due to an extremely busy order book, our client, who have a strong presence in the North East region are looking for Production Operatives to join them on a temporary to permanent basis. With flexible shifts available, the Production Operative role is an excellent opportunity to progress your career with a leading North East Company. Free car parking, career progression and job security are also offered as part of this Production Operative role.

As a Production Operative, you will ideally have experience in the following areas:

• Loading and unloading automated paint line with parts

• Quality Inspection 
• Overviewing full paint process
• Training and working in the powder coating booth
• Use of hand tools including spray guns
• Some assembly work included 
• Visual quality inspection of all work completed 
• Re work where possible 
• Packing
• Manual Handling
• Maintain company’s health & safety standards at all times

The Ideal Production Operative Candidate will:

• Ideally be from manufacturing / paint shop background working as a Production Operative
• Previous experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
• A positive attitude and willing to learn
• Good work ethic, able to work part of a team as well as individually
• Able to hit targets as required

The Hours

Hours of work as a Production Operative are varied across different shift patterns. Please contact for further details


The Pay

As a Production Operative, you will receive between £18,900 - £24,300 annually through PAYE. A shift allowance payment is paid and overtime is also available at an enhanced rate.


If you are a Production Operative or have worked within a similar manufacturing role then we are very keen to speak with you as this is an excellent opportunity to secure long term temporary to permanent work with a leading company. We would also welcome any applications from assembly operatives or general operatives who have worked within a fast paced manufacturing environment.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please also contact us to see how else we may be able to help you in your search.