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Picker/Packing Operator (6 month FTC)

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    Josh Edwards

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    about 1 month ago

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    6 months

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In this 'hands on' physical role, you will be working as a key part of the production team, demonstrating an eye for quality and a can-do attitude.

A key part of your role will be to support the assembly team, ensuring areas are component ready for builds and testing. Previous experience of working within a manufacturing team or environment is desirable with a good level of mechanical aptitude.

Based in Ely, Cambridgeshire, this position is a fixed term contract for 6 months.

Duties include:

  • Handling of varying size items with forklifts and other handling equipment
  • Packing items for safe transit and shipment
  • Picking correct components for the assembly teams
  • Labelling of products accurately
  • Upkeep and cleanliness of component storage area
  • Ensuring component storage area is kept fully stocked
  • Working to achieve scheduled manufacturing targets

The ideal candidate for the role will have:

  • Completed Counterbalance Lift Truck training
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a fast-paced team
  • Ability to prioritise tasks and work to deadlines
  • Stores, Warehouse or Assembly experience within a precision machining/scientific assembly environment (Desirable)
  • Previous experience to interpret and follow SOP's (Desirable)
  • Awareness of LEAN manufacturing (Desirable)


6 Months


Ely, Cambridgeshire




Monday to Thursday 7.30am - 4.30pm

Friday 7.30am - 12.30pm

(39 working hours a week)


Contributed Pension Scheme, Group Life Cover, Private Health Care, Group Income Protection

EA First Ltd are acting as an Employment Agency for this fixed term contract vacancy.