Trainee Workshop Assistant

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Location: Maidstone, Kent  

Salary: £9,750 to £16,009.50 per year

This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated individual wishing to gain a career in the manufacturing sector. You will work in assisting your colleagues and alone to operate and monitor machines and equipment that produce our products from raw material to finished article. You should be prepared to learn and follow instruction working as part of a team striving to offer our customers quality products with exceptional service.

 

This position is for a 37.5 hour week, Monday to Thursday 08:30 - 17:00 and Fridays 08:30 - 15:45 and carries 28 days paid annual leave inclusive of public holidays.

Duties

  • Measuring material

  • Cutting material to size

  • Hot air welding

  • Extrusion welding

  • Labeling & packing products

  • Operating machinery

  • Help clean & maintain the work stations

  • Assisting with collections & deliveries

  • Answering the telephone as required

  • Stock taking

  • Various other manufacturing duties required

Skills Required

  • The ability to follow instructions & production schedules

  • Good concentration levels for repetitive tasks

  • Practical aptitude essential

  • Good teamwork skills

  • The ability to work independently and as a team

  • Enthusiasm & motivation

Personal Qualities 

  • Takes pride in their work

  • Good communications skills

  • Commitment to strong work ethics

  • Good time keeping skills

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent – Maths (Grade C or above) & English required.

Training

All training will be given. Salary review after successful completion of the probationary period.

To apply, please click here and send us your CV 

Closing date 20th April 2019

Our trading terms are available on request.

GDS Enterprise Limited is a company registered in England and Wales with company number 4799157 registered at Airport House, Purley Way, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 0XZ and operating from 33-37 Foley Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 5BD.

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