Process Worker

Location York
Discipline: Operatives & Trades
Salary: £14.18 per hour
Contact name: Dorota Kolinska-Costa

Contact email:
Job ref: 009484
Published: 19 days ago

We are looking for a Process Worker to join our team of Operatives in our Metal Fabrication department based in York. This role is a part time based on job share and could cover up to 2 days a week in operaing a Door Cell machine.

In this role you will ensure high standards of compliance with quality, technical specification, customer service and environmental requirements. You will also ensure Health, Safety and Environmental issues are prioritised and facilitated.

Role Details

  • Hourly Rate: £14.18ph + £2.00ph bonus scheme
  • Role based: Portakabin Ltd, New Lane, York
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • Annual leave: 24 days plus bank holidays

Role Responsibilities

*         Operating machinery within the Metal Fabrication Department ensuring all work areas are clean and tidy to achieve a safe working environment and an orderly standard.

*         Be thorough in the separation and segregation of waste to meet environmental requirements.

*         Reading drawings and Technical Specifications.

*         Maintain tools and equipment in order to maximise their use and prolonged life.

*         Work effectively as part of a team with all internal customers to ensure timescales for completing work are achieved and quality standards reached.

*         Ensure compliance with all legislation, codes of practice, industry guidelines and/or Company Procedures/Policies relating to Health and Safety, inclusive of COSHH.

*         Maintain accurate records of production, and other operational data required by Production Team Leader.

*         Ensure that all laid Quality systems e.g. ISO 9001 & 14001 are adhered to.

*         Support continuous improvement to ensure the area is always looking at the best way to carry out a task.

Benefits & Opportunities

*         Option to buy 5 days of annual leave

*         Contributory Pension including Life Assurance Scheme

*         Included in a bonus scheme that increases base pay

*         A range of dedicated health and wellbeing services

*         A chance to give back to your community with an annual Volunteering Day Off

*         Cycle to Work Scheme

*         Employee Benefits Program (Discounts at 100s of shops, gyms, restaurants and even holidays!)

*         Refer a Friend Scheme

There is also great opportunity for career progression within Portakabin!

Our Ideal Candidate

We are looking for someone who has:

*         Strong experience gained within construction/related industry,

*         Good organisation & planning skills,

*         Good level of numeracy/literacy,

*         Good problem solving and ability to analytical thinking

Even if you do not match all of our ‘ideal’ criteria we would still be very keen to receive your CV as we love developing our people and may feel that you could be developed into this role.

We are conducting interviews during, or before, the week commencing Monday 10th June 2024.

About Portakabin

As innovators in the science of building, we provide modular buildings for hire and sale, as well as supplying refurbished buildings and construction site accommodation. We deliver building solutions for organisations of any size, in sectors ranging from manufacturing, education and health to transport, utilities and construction.

Portakabin now employs more than 2,000 people across ten European countries.

As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy. Portakabin is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective colleagues. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds and perspectives and hire great people to build talented and diverse teams.

We are committed to making reasonable adjustments throughout the application, recruitment, and onboarding processes for candidates that require additional support and/or adjustments to be made. If you are having any difficulty applying, please contact our recruitment team on

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