Production Operator

Job Title: Production Operator
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Dalbeattie
Salary: £8.99 per hour
Start Date: Immediate
Reference: GSPO220219DAL
Contact Name: Genevra Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 22, 2019 12:53

Job Description


Riverside Recruitment are looking to recruit several Production Operator on behalf of our client based in Dalbeattie.

This is a temporary, ongoing position with permanent employment offered to suitable candidates.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Operating sawmilling machinery to manual handling of timber. Responsibilities may vary according to the role but having a keen eye for detail and working safely, to high quality standards is essential.

Our client is looking for enthusiastic and driven individuals to meet the needs of the business. You will be working closely with the rest of the team to meet customer needs on a daily basis.

Pay rate:

£8.99 per hour plus shift allowance and premium overtime.

Key requirements:

Due to the remote location all applicants must have a full UK driving licence.

Experience working in a sawmill, forestry site or similar position is preferred but is not necessary as full training will be provided for both machine operatives and telehandler driver positions.

You should have good hand-eye co-ordination and be health and safety conscious.

Applicants should be quality focused and have good problem solving skills, with the ability to take direction.

You should be interested in the timber you are producing and understand the value and quality of the product you are handling

Applicants must be dependable with a proven track record. References will be required.


Applicants can look forward to a developing career with one of the industry’s leading employers. As well as the competitive salary, this position includes other benefits such as a staff bonus scheme, staff discounts, employer’s contribution pension scheme and company sponsorship events throughout the year.