General Operative – Wakefield

Are you looking for a new challenge within a growing local business?
We are currently recruiting General Operatives to work at our Wakefield manufacturing site.

This is a full-time position. Previous electrical manufacturing would be an advantage, but not necessary, as full training will be provided.

All candidates must be able to demonstrate a flexible approach to work and be willing to undertake additional duties as and when required.

This is a full time (37.5 hours) position weekly hours will be a combination of:

Rota a) Monday to Thursday (8am – 5pm) and Friday (8am – 11.30am);

Rota b) Monday to Friday (9am – 5pm);

This role will include the following:

Assembly Duties

  • Wiring up of 13A or other plugs
  • Assembly of power units, etc including where necessary soldering and screw fixing
  • Cutting of cable to length
  • Crimping of terminals using crimping machine
  • Pneumatic riveting of terminal blocks for socket
  • Assembly of 13A socket
  • Preparation and termination of data cables
  • Testing of assemblies
  • Any other assembly work as required


  • Working towards manufacturing targets
  • Ensure the work area is kept tidy at all times
  • Be aware of and work to high quality standards
  • Work on own initiative where required
  • Train new staff as necessary
  • Carry out any other duties as requested by Team Leader and senior management
  • Manual handling
What’s in it for you?
  • Competitive pay
  • Christmas shut down period
  • Contributory pension
  • Free onsite parking
  • Onsite gym
  • Free hot drinks
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Chocolate Fridays!

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