Process Support Operative

Final Inspection Process Support & Fabric Inspector
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  • 3-shift rota
  • £10.42 per hour
  • Company profit share
  • Permanent position


We have an opportunity within our Inspection Department for a Process Support Operative.


  3 Shift

10 shifts over 21 days (days and nights)
12-hour shifts.

Training and development available


About the department and the role

Our Final Inspection department inspects and grades all processed fabric received from our Central Finishing department, ensuring the fabric fully meets our customer’s specifications and requirements.

Our Support Process Operatives are responsible for servicing and loading the inspection frames, ticketing and wrapping rolls, and any other requirements for the smooth running of the department. There are some manual handling requirements, although a power-assisted truck will be available.


Skills, knowledge and experience required:


  • Ability to demonstrate initiative
  • Good attention to detail
  • Good colour vision
  • Ability to work in a team as well as on your own


  • Previous experience of working in a manufacturing environment would be an advantage but not essential
  • An understanding of HS&E and quality issues in a manufacturing environment
  • An understanding of the 5S manufacturing principles


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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