Production Process Operatives

Process operative in knitting production

Due to continued investment in new equipment, we have a number of Production Process Operative opportunities across all our production areas.


  A number of shift types are available:

    • 2 shift – 6am-2pm and 2pm-10pm Mon-Fri
    • 3 shift – 11 shifts over 21 days (days and nights)
    • 4 shift – 14 shifts over 28 days (days and nights)

£10.36-£13.48 per hour

Full training will be provided


An introduction to the roles

We have a number of Production Operative vacancies available across our Woven Fabrics, Knitting and Finishing departments and we welcome applications from anyone who would like to play a pivotal role in our fabric production and treatment processes.

Our Operatives are responsible for operating our impressive machinery and undertaking tasks such as using powered manual handling equipment or quality inspection using your keen eye for detail.

Full training is provided for all of our Operative roles to help you grow and develop your expertise.


What we would like you to demonstrate in your application:


  • Previous experience of working in a manufacturing environment (advantageous but not essential).
  • An understanding of Health and Safety principles within a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience in using a PC for entering data.
  • Ability to work in a team as well as on own initiative at times.
  • Good hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity.
  • Ability to demonstrate initiative.



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What we can offer

  • Engaging work culture
  • Continued learning and development
  • Career progression
  • 34 days holiday per annum
  • Profit Share Scheme
  • Company Contribution Pension
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • Enhanced maternity benefits
  • Tech and Cycle Scheme participation
  • Discounts with local shops and services


For further information on this vacancy please contact:

Human Resources Advisor, Heathcoat Fabrics Limited, Westexe, TIVERTON, EX16 5LL
United Kingdom

COVID-19 Considerations

Heathcoat Fabrics is supporting our customers, suppliers, visitors and our employees by successfully working to avoid disruptions caused by Coronavirus. We will continue to act responsibly and do what we can to prevent further spread of the virus.

Multiple Vacancies

Our business is growing!

Investment in additional new equipment means we have several opportunities for Production Process Operatives to join our expanding team across all our production areas.

Full training is provided for all of our operative roles to help you grow and develop your expertise for a rewarding career.


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