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Mechanical Assembly Operative

Based at Heatrod Elements Ltd, Farnworth, BL4 0AN

Full time: Mon to Thurs 7:30am to 4:00pm and Friday 7:30am to 12:50pm (38 hours per week)

Salary: From £9.75 an hour

Immediate start available for the right people.


We are looking for semi-skilled mechanical assembly operatives to join our production team

You’ll need to demonstrate some experience in a similar role, have a great eye for detail and take pride in your work.

Greater Manchester based Heatrod Elements is the UK’s leading manufacturer of heating elements and associated process heating equipment required for industrial heating applications. Having recently moved into a brand new, environmentally conscious production facility in Bolton we are uniquely positioned to provide electric products and solutions using manufacturing processes which are sympathetic to our precious environment. "Renewable ways to make renewable energy friendly equipment".

Heatrod is part of the global NIBE Element Group (the world’s largest element manufacturer) and represents NIBE in the U.K. as one of over 60 Group companies that are based all over the world. We are the only U.K. based manufacturer of heating elements offering a complete package focused totally on minimum lead time, maximum flexibility and complete design service, from individual raw material components to finished solution, making Heatrod the choice for heating and measuring requirements within the U.K.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Assembly of large fabricated components
  • Safety checks
  • Inspecting assembled products for any faults
  • Use hand tools or machines to assemble parts

Key Skills:

  • Experience with hand tools and machinery
  • Knowledge of engineering drawings
  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent hand eye coordination
  • Great attention to detail

What we offer you:

  • 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays) increasing with length of service
  • Free onsite parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Learning and development opportunities/progression to Technician roles
  • Referral scheme
  • Staff social events

Please apply with your CV and covering letter to [email protected]