Production Process Operatives

weaving training officer and woven production operatives

 

We have a number of exciting opportunities for production operatives within our expanding Woven Fabrics facility, both in our Xtex yarn texturising and Weaving production areas.

 

Salary guide: £25,476 including shift premium

  4-shift working pattern
14 day/night shifts every 28 days. Day and night shifts are 11.25 hours

Training and development opportunities available

 

At Heathcoat Fabrics we strive to be bold and dynamic in everything we do.  We are ambitious and not afraid to experiment and push boundaries within our industry.  Our highly specialist products are manufactured for use in the Automotive, Healthcare, Defence and Aerospace industries, to name a few, and we rely on the creativity, skill and dedication of our people to contribute to some of the most innovative fabric making projects in the world.  We are committed to ensuring our people have the skills and confidence to excel in their field and provide opportunities for progression at all levels.

 

About the departments

Our Xtex Operatives play a key and active role in the improvement of yarn performance and processibility. The Xtex department is the starting point in the production of some of Heathcoat Fabrics highest quality technical fabrics.

Our Weaving facility is equipped with the latest generation section warping and threading capability. Our Weaving Operatives are responsible for operating our impressive range of high technology looms and ensuring the optimum quality for the production of fabric is achieved and maintained.

 

Skills, knowledge and experience required

  • Able to interpret technical specifications and information
  • Able to follow Standard Operating Procedures
  • Experience in using electronic machinery
  • Effective communication skills
  • Knowledge of health and safety issues relating to production
  • Good attention to detail
  • Good dexterity
  • Good numerical skills
  • Experience in using handheld tools
  • A logical approach
  • Ability to work well within a team and on your own
  • A positive attitude and willingness to learn

 

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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.