General Operative

Factory Operative

Ref: 705| Posted: 23rd Mar 2024

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Edwards Employment Solutions Ltd are an award-winning, independent recruiter who support companies across the East Midlands and Yorkshire. We work with a wide range of companies within Industrial sectors, bringing local jobs to local people, just like YOU!

We are currently recruiting for a Factory Operative, to work at our well-established client, based in Chesterfield.


This is a temp to perm contract.

The role: Factory Operative

Salary: Meets National Living Wage

Hours: 8:00 to 16:30 (30 min lunch)

Start Date: Immediately 



  • Spacious on site car park with free parking. 
  • 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata (inclusive of statutory holiday). 
  • Pension Scheme. 
  • Permanent position following a successful trial period. 
  • Immediate start available.
  • Clean, organised factory work environment.
  • Free tea and coffee
  • Small, friendly and supportive team
  • Ability to train up on other departments


Main Duties:

  • Unpacking and preparation of products for screen printing and laser engraving.
  • Quality inspection and accurate packing of finished products.
  • Ensuring all quality procedures and inspections are followed correctly to ensure orders are produced to the highest standards.
  • Reporting any faults in products.
  • Assist other production departments as necessary with general light assembly tasks.
  • Maintaining work areas to safe, clean and organised standards.


Desired Skills:

  • Experience with light manufacturing operations is preferred.
  • A ‘can-do’, flexible attitude and willingness to learn new skills.
  • Reliability, must have excellent timekeeping and attendance.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Must have the ability to work in a quick and efficient manner as part of a small team.
  • Have a high degree of manual dexterity.
  • Must have reliable transportation.

Why work on behalf of EES you ask?

  • Dedicated team to support your working journey.
  • Honesty and transparency – we will tell you the true length of your assignment!
  • Communication – you will always be able to contact us!
  • We work in partnership with our clients – we don’t just send you anywhere!
  • We have empathy – life happens!

Did you answer yes to most of the above?

Contact us today!

Call Jett on 01246 886 366 or send your updated CV to

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