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Production operator job in Sandwich, Kent.

Production Operator

  • Full Time
  • Sandwich, Kent

Production Operator

Department: Operations
Reporting to:
Team Leader

To carry out assembly and manufacturing operations in accordance with engineering drawings and written work instructions to produce precision and complex products as directed.


  • Due to the nature of the work all candidates must be eligible to obtain security clearance to SC level.

Company Benefits

  • Competitive salary, company profit sharing scheme, stakeholder pension and
    death in service scheme.
  • Rewards and recognition scheme.
  • The manufacture and assembly of precision and complex products as directed.
  • Set up and use of manufacturing tools, machinery and equipment.
  • Work in a manner that is conducive to health and safety.
  • Must be able to work on your own as well as part of a team.
  • Any other designated duties.


  • Experience in the assembly of defence or similar products and equipment.


  • Knowledge of, or exposure to, IPC certification standards.
  • Knowledge of, or exposure to LEAN manufacturing techniques


  • Positive ‘can do’ attitude
  • Motivational
  • Accountable
  • Integrity
  • Team focused
  • Customer / quality focused
  • Outcome / solution focused
  • Flexible
  • Effective communicator
  • Able to understand exploded electro-mechanical drawings and adhere to written work instructions and route cards.
  • Ability to use a wide range of hand tools.
  • Must be able to maintain a very high level of assembly quality.
  • Must be able to maintain a clean workstation at all times as cleanliness is critical to the product

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