Production Operative, Yeovil, Somerset


We’re looking for a team of hard working & reliable individuals for a contract based around Taunton. Several Production Operatives are required and NO prior experience necessary.

Our client is a food manufacturer looking to expand and build their existing teams, adding capacity across the business. This family run business has a reputation for recognising and appreciating hard work.

The Job:

Main duties and responsibilities of a Production Operative:

  • Assisting as required within a food production environment.
  • Maintaining exceptionally high standard of cleanliness.
  • Wearing the required PPE as require.
  • Deep cleans of production machinery and equipment.
  • Assisting in training other members of staff.
  • Follow the Company’s Health and Safety Procedures.
  • Follow all Quality Control guidelines set by the Company
  • Loading/unloading production lines
  • Operating machinery involved in the preparation of meals.

These Production Operative positions are temporary to permanent position, working Monday to Friday 2pm-10pm.

The Requirements:

These Production Operative roles doesn’t require any formal qualifications or experience.

The bits you do need though include:

  • Reliability – it’s a small team and each person counts!
  • Your own transport (owing to working hours)
  • Flexibility – plans can change… some degree of flexibility (possible overtime)

The business employee several different nationalities. Although a command of the English language is desirable it is NOT essential.

For more information on our North Dorset roles please either apply via this advert or call Silvia today on 01202 680311.


Night Shift Trainee Metal Operative, Yeovil, £30,940 per annum, Overtime Premium Rates

If you are looking for a rewarding career, we are excited to offer multiple opportunities for Trainee Metal Operators to join our client team. You will have the opportunity to join a well-established company. Take your first step towards a fulfilling career as a Trainee Metal Operative !

As a Trainee you’ll become an integral part of the production process, you’ll benefit from:

  • Performance appraisals and annual bonus scheme
  • Competitive salaries and annual salary reviews
  • Full on-boarding induction provided
  • Private medical healthcare
  • Additional opportunities for training & development

As a Trainee Metal Operative your duties will involve:

  • Operate a selection of manual and CNC based machinery for metal processing
  • Process steel to customers’ requirements and tolerances. Work within the company’s quality system to ensure the full traceability of customer orders
  • Be competent at reading drawings, orders and following verbal instructions, be available to train others in this area
  • Able to work to high standards under your own initiative and pressure
  • Operate forklifts, Combi lifts and the crane, safely and in a controlled manner
  • Loading, off loading of plate and parts from the machines
  • Identify and locate different steel products using appropriate measuring equipment.

Rubicon Recruitment Group’s client provides training and you’ll have the opportunity to grow and develop your skills. As Trainee, you’ll benefit from working alongside experienced colleagues learning and developing on the job.

For more information or to apply to this opportunity, submit your CV via this advert or call Silvia at Rubicon.