Warehouse Operatives (Hastings)
Updated: Nov 10
My client is an internationally recognised leader in the field of specialist fibre rope design and manufacture.
Thanks to increasing demand for specialist rope assemblies, they have vacancies in both finishing and splicing departments and are recruiting operatives in Hailsham factory on full-time dayshifts and full-time nightshift.
The finishing role will include operating "reeling' machinery, undertaking final inspection of the rope and packing. The splicing role involves being trained in the art of rope splicing, using traditional skills passed down the generations and modern techniques developed in house to produce technical rope assemblies by hand.
Previous experience is not necessary as full on-going training and development will be given. You will be working within a dynamic and hardworking team, manufacturing a wide range of rope assemblies for customers ranging from Superyachts to International Space Agencies and Tree Surgeons to Military Special Forces.
Successful candidates will be team players, be used to manual work, have good manual dexterity and a good general level of physical fitness.
The level of work may vary in line with the workload from wiring to mechanical assembly work.
Maintain good housekeeping and safety standards in line with the health and safety policy.
Report any problems that is having an effect on production to the team leader or manufacturing manager.
Report any concerns regarding quality of components or another operative’s work to the team leader or manufacturing manager.
Ensure knowledge is maintained of current works instructions and procedures.
Maintain a good level of personal hygiene.
Be courteous and well-mannered at all times.
To assist in the review and update (where necessary) of all work instructions and procedures.
In addition to these functions employees are required to carry out such duties as may be reasonably required.
Assembling small components.
Have the ability to work with small components using precision and accuracy.
Skills and Experience
Good communication skills.
Ability to work as a team.
Good level of fitness.
Ability to work independently.
Attention to detail.
All training is provided.
Mondays to Fridays. Shifts 5pm-5am, 8am-5pm
Optional weekend work depending on client’s workload.