Manufacturing Operative

  • Manufacturing, QA & Service Centre
  • Permanent
  • Nottingham, United Kingdom
  • £19,500
  • Close Date: 09.02.2022

As our new Manufacturing Operative, you will be responsible for repairing, testing, and configuring equipment in readiness for delivery and operations at customer sites.

Within your role you will ensure that all tasks such as product builds meet high quality standards and are delivered within the set timescale.  Following this you will maintain accurate electronic records of these jobs which abide by internal systems.  Additionally, you will be working alongside other members of the Manufacturing, Service Centre, QA & Supply Chain department in certain jobs to maximise efficiency.

If this sounds like you and you’re wanting to expand your career horizons in a role with variety and one which performs to high quality standards then don’t hesitate to apply!

What you will be doing

  • Repair and test equipment following laid down written documentation.
  • All jobs to be completed within set timescales and in conjunction with internal quality standards.
  • Ensure product build standards are met and high standards of housekeeping are maintained at all times.
  • Maintain accurate electronic records in accordance with internal systems.
  • Assist other members of the department, where skills permit, to ensure efficiency levels are achieved.

What we’re looking for

  • Basic PC skills, including ability to input to databases and spreadsheets, ideally MS Office products
  • Good team player, combined with the ability to work under own initiative
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Good understanding of basics Health and Safety procedures related to a workshop environment
  • Must be able to follow written instructions
  • Excellent time keeping and attendance levels
  • An interest in or background knowledge/experience in an electronics/engineering setting would be advantageous

Why Microlise?

When your groceries arrive at your door or you sign for your online parcel, one or more of our software, telematics or proof-of-purchase solutions has probably been used. Our solutions deliver value to many of the UK’s leading grocery retailers and food logistics providers as well as to household names including JCB, Eddie Stobart, Carlsberg, Waitrose and Royal Mail.

Proudly Midlands-based, Microlise has been operating for over thirty years, and in July 2021 became a Publicly Listed Company with shares trading on the London Stock Exchange. Our growing business is guided by our culture which drives the way we behave, the way we work, the way we connect with our customers, and the way we support and develop our people.

  • Full support and training to ensure you are well equipped to succeed in your role
  • Invested in employee health and well-being with over 20 mental health first aiders in the business
  • 25 days holiday, excluding bank holidays, increasing with service
  • Private medical insurance with Vitality Health including rewards for members such as: Free Amazon Prime, Apple Watch, discounted gym membership and many more!
  • Employee Assistance Programmes
  • Free Costco membership, 20% off EE mobile and line rental, and other local discounts
  • Great staff extras: Easter eggs, yearly BBQ, Christmas gifts and annual staff awards
  • Free Microlise Cresswell Racing Tickets, support British Superbikes
  • Executive Box at Motorpoint Arena Nottingham

Recruitment Process

For successful candidates, interviews will take place whilst the advert is still live, via telephone and video conferencing; so don’t delay getting your application in!

Recruitment Agencies

Whilst we make every effort to directly source candidates for our live roles, we do have a very small preferred supplier list on the occasion we may require additional support. We therefore do not accept speculative CVs and/or cold calls to our Recruitment Team or Hiring Managers. Any queries should be directed to in the first instance.