Production Operative

Date: Mar 18, 2023

Location: Cumbria, GB, CA11 9EH

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.


JELD-WEN (NYSE:JELD), founded in 1960, is one of the world’s largest door and window manufacturers, with more than 22,000 employees operating in 24 countries globally. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, JELD-WEN designs, produces and distributes an extensive range of interior and exterior doors, wood, vinyl and aluminium windows and related products for use in the new construction and repair and remodelling of residential homes and non-residential buildings.


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Production Operative / Factory Operative
£10.16 - £11.73 per hour 
(from 1st of April £11.18 to £12.91 per hour)
Immediate start
Experience not essential

3 shift rota: 06:00 to 14:00 – 14:00 to 22:00 – 22:00 to 06:00
Mon to Fri only

Full time, permanent contract
Overtime available at enhanced rates



As a Production Operative you will be working within a fast paced production environment and your duties will be as followed:

  • General production duties – running of high volume production lines and machines
  • Basic quality checks of products
  • Maintain high levels of housekeeping and 5S standards
  • Work safely at all times
  • This is a fast-paced environment, all employees must work effectively as a team to maximise output and quality



  • Flexible across a 3 shift pattern
  • Previous production experience is not essential but would be an advantage
  • Must be able to speak basic English
  • A positive attitude and able to work well as a team
  • A high commitment to working safely



  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Full training provided
  • Guaranteed hours
  • Referral scheme bonus
  • Friendly environment
  • On site parking





JELD-WEN is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws.

Unless explicitly requested or approached by JELD-WEN, the company will not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services.