Production Operatives






Tyne and Wear


Social Care


Start Date

March 2020

Production Operatives are sought on an ongoing temporary basis to join the manufacturing team in Sunderland for a world leading supplier of automotive components.

These are 2-shift patterns (Days and Lates, paid at £9.42 per hour, increasing to £10 p/h on 01/04/2020)

The Role:

Reporting to the Production First Line Manager, Production Operatives are responsible for processing parts that are acceptable to customer’s specification in the required time to meet customer scheduled and sequence requirements.  The company is looking to recruit a number of operatives in March 2020.

Day to day duties will include:

  • Following Safe Working Practices, Safety Instructions and Safety Procedures.
  • Using equipment tools and fixtures appropriately.
  • Producing assemblies and components in line with an agreed Takt.
  • Following Standardised methods of working.
  • Supporting the Continuous Improvement Process.
  • Working to agreed quality requirements.
  • Striving to achieve Right First Time.
  • Looking for ways to improve and promote quality.
  • Understanding Key Performance indicators.
  • Highlighting material shortages and having an understanding of Kanban and material flow.
  • Ensuring a high level of housekeeping at all times.
  • Flexible and supporting changes in the work place.
  • Working co-operatively in teams.
  • Receptive to change and supports others through change.
  • Can support overtime requests as required by business needs.

The successful Production Operatives will demonstrate:

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Manufacturing experience desirable but not essential
  • Automotive experience is desirable but not essential

The company is a global leader in automotive seating. With 85,000 employees operating 238 manufacturing/assembly plants in 33 countries worldwide. They produce and deliver automotive seating for all vehicle classes and all major OEMs into more than 25 million vehicles every year.

Temporary Production Operatives – Shifts

Sunderland, Tyne & Wear

£9.42 per hour increasing to £10 per hour from 1st April 2020 + mandatory overtime (week day & Saturday mornings), weekly contracts




Tyne and Wear


United Kingdom


Up to 20000

Job Type:



Full Time

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