• Location:

    Huddersfield, West Yorkshire

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  • Salary:

    Shift Allowance once passed probation

  • Contact:

    Jo Carter

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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  • Start date:

    08/07/2020 13:59:19

I am delighted to be partnering with a leading manufacturing company in West Yorkshire that supplies its textile products across the world. So, if you're an Over locker/ Whipper looking for your next opportunity and wanting to work with and for industry leaders, earning £9.23 per hour, we'd love to hear from you today. The position is based in the Huddersfield area.

Find out more about the role:

Starting off on £8.72 per hour during the probationary period where you will be trained.

You will work day time shifts and if successful become a permanent member of the team.

The hours for the permanent team are Mon-Fri 6 am - 2 pm and 2 pm - 10 pm in rotation.

As an experienced Over locker / Whipper earning £9.23 per hour after your probationary period finishes, you will work with all sizes of textiles, dependant upon the project at the time. You will be based in the finishing and sewing department of this Huddersfield-based manufacturing company. You will need to have substantial and varied experience in the textile industry - ideally as an Over locker or Whipper..

When you first join the inclusive and friendly team of this industry-leading company in West Yorkshire, you may start in the packing area and work your way through to help you get a better understanding of how the factory works and to ensure you have all the skills you need. Your final destination will be with the finishing team where you will hand-finish the products on traditional high-speed machinery. You will be expected to take on flexible working patterns and roles.

What you need to offer:

  • You must have previous experience with textiles mainly over locking jobs.
  • It would help if you were an all-rounder, willing to take on and learn a variety of roles.
  • You should have excellent collaboration and communication skills and a real team ethos.
  • A high level of attention to detail and a desire to always do the very best you can in your role.

This role is a temp to perm role.

If after 12 weeks you are successful you will be offered a permanent contract.

You will also be offered a shift allownce as an added bonus.

If you feel this Over locker / Whipper role is the right career step for you, please apply today. You'll need to undertake a skills test before starting but rest assured this will comply with the latest relevant health and safety regulations concerning COVID-19. We look forward to hearing from you today.

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