Production Process Operative – 3 Shift

warping operative opportunity
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Due to continued business growth, we have new Production Operative opportunities.


3 shift pattern – 10 shifts over 21 days

    • 12-hour shifts require working both days and nights
      6am to 6pm / 6pm to 6am
    • £21,397-£27,254 per year

Full training will be provided


Introduction to the available role

This is an exciting opportunity to join our Section Warping department, operating within our Woven Fabrics business unit. Key responsibilities of the role include loading and unloading creels for Warping machines; loading packages onto creels; producing bobbins for the Weaving department; operating Warping machines; continuous observation to ensure the highest quality standard is met; and maintaining good housekeeping within the department.

You must have a responsible attitude, a logical approach, be able to achieve the grade standard within a given training period and work as part of a team. You need to follow health & safety regulations carefully and pay attention to detail. You will be required to demonstrate good hand/eye dexterity, numeracy and literacy skills. A consistent eye for attention to detail is critical.

We are looking for keen individuals to join us as a Warping Operative.


What we would like you to demonstrate in your application:


  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Knowledge of health and safety issues in a manufacturing environment
  • Ability to interpret technical specifications and information.
  • Ability to follow Standard Operating Procedures
  • Experience in using electronic machinery
  • Good dexterity
  • Good numerical skills
  • A logical approach to problem-solving.
  • Ability to work well in a team and on your own.
  • A positive attitude and willingness to learn.
  • Effective communication skills


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What you can expect from us

  • Engaging work culture
  • Environmentally conscious company
  • Company profit share scheme
  • Company contribution pension plan
  • Personal learning and development
  • Leadership development and mentoring programmes
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement
  • Canteen
  • On-site car and cycle parking
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • Enhanced maternity benefits
  • Health & dental plans
  • Company sick pay and life assurance
  • Tech and Cycle Schemes
  • Discounts with participating local shops and businesses
  • Contribute to high-profile textile projects
  • Privately owned, debt-free company

For further information on this vacancy please contact:

Human Resources Team
Heathcoat Fabrics Limited,
Westexe, Tiverton EX16 5LL UK