Assembly Operative

Location Sherburn in Elmet
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££10.91 per hour rising to £12.09
Contact name: Jenny Geddes

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Always wanted to have a practical job that teaches you great DIY skills? Like working with your hands? Want to join a socially responsible company that trains and gives you a qualification as part of your journey?

Salary: Starting salary £10.91 per hour rising to £12.09 in year 2, once trained to two disciplines and subject to qualification completion

Location: Sherburn in Elmet - due to the location of this role we require people who would be able to drive/walk/cycle to site

Hours: We are looking for a number of colleagues to start in our facility throughout all of 2022. Although we are currently operating a day shift (7am – 3.10pm) - we will be moving to a shift pattern and all applicants need to be flexible around an early & late shift.

We are looking for Production Assembly Operatives to join our team here at Legal and General Modular Homes. You will be trained in specific activities, all of which are central to the assembly of our modules and ensuring they are finished to the highest quality standards. You will work to Cycle Times (TAKT) across repeatable processes, in an environment that actively encourages passion for our product and continuous improvement.

A high level of flexibility will be required within this role to achieve the full requirements of modular assembly.

About you:

  • Actively collaborates to achieve the best results in a supportive team environment of respect that values the role of everyone

  • A passion for the highest quality standards

  • The ability to work flexibly and to energise, self-manage and adapt across a wide range of tasks

  • An eye for detail and strong commitment to accuracy

  • A champion for a safe working environment

  • Process orientation with a continuous improvement mindset

  • No formal qualifications are required, however DIY or previous similar experience would be advantageous

  • You will have good written and verbal literacy and numeracy skills

  • General knowledge of building trades would be advantageous

  • You will need to demonstrate our business values & behaviours – straightforward, purposeful, continuous improvement & collaboration

  • Be resilient, reliable and manage timekeeping

Our Benefits:
Excellent pension scheme, 25 days holiday plus statutory bank holidays (Christmas shutdown), share schemes, life assurance, free parking, food vending machines, free coffee/tea all day, mobile app allowing for day-to-day savings and deals at a large number of retailers in the UK, branded work wear.

Imagine a home designed for life, built by the best people, transformed by cutting edge technology to get the job done in half the time. Picture a community coming to life, a housing crisis solved using state-of-the-art materials. That's the world of tomorrow - and we're building it today.

Here at Legal & General Modular Homes, our vision is to make the housing market fairer for all. We design, manufacture, construct and install high quality, precision-engineered homes in dry, controlled conditions. Our 555,000 sq ft factory in Yorkshire (Europe's largest) has the capacity to produce up to 3,500 affordable, sustainable homes per year, creating progressive careers across multiple disciplines.

L&G Modular Homes is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications relevant to the role and not influenced by age, race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability status.