Production Operative

Are you looking for an exciting, challenging and rewarding long-term career opportunity?

Glasdon UK Limited is part of the Glasdon Group with companies in Europe and the United States. It is a market leader in the design, marketing and supply of environmental and safety products including street furniture, recycling products, road safety equipment, winter safety products, water safety products, cycle shelters and modular buildings.

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic Production Operative at our Poulton-le-Fylde site. Duties will be of a general wood machining nature producing inserts for composite building panels, work tops, door casings, etc. The candidate will also be required to undertake sub-assembly work of various products using hand tools.

If you have a genuine desire to succeed and wish to join a progressive company, with excellent opportunities, career development opportunities and benefits then look no further!


  • Sub assembly work on various products using hand tools.
  • General joinery of modular buildings, housings and shelters.
  • Maintaining a clean and tidy work environment.
  • Labelling and final preparation of products ready for despatch.
  • Movement of stock for assembly / distribution.

Key Facts

Title: Production Operative
Salary: Competitive plus Benefits
Location: Poulton-le-Fylde
Hours: 8.30am – 5pm
Position: Full Time Permanent

What we can offer you: 

  • A competitive commencing salary.
  • 33 days paid holiday.
  • A comprehensive training programme.
  • Company final salary pension scheme after a minimum of two year's service.
  • Life insurance after a minimum of two year’s service.
  • Pension through NEST within 3 months of start date.
  • Cycle to Work scheme.
  • Long service awards.
  • Private health insurance scheme after a minimum of one year's service.
  • Cashback plan for dental care, eyecare, prescriptions, physiotherapy and more.
  • Subsidised on-site Café / social space.
  • Dress Down Friday.
  • Free on-site parking.
  • Team building days.
  • Paid charity days and Company events.

Ideal Candidate

  • A confident person with good communication skills.
  • Good literacy and numeracy skills.
  • Basic knowledge of IT.
  • The ability to accurately process sub-assembly documentation.
  • Practically minded.
  • Ability to work as an individual or as part of a team.
  • Good understanding of Health and Safety.
  • Previous joinery, product assembly, distribution or warehousing experience would be advantageous.
  • Preferably RTITB accredited Forklift Truck (FLT) training (desirable).

You may also have experience in:

Joinery, Product Assembly, Hand Tools, Power Tools, Building, Manufacturing, Production, Packaging, Distribution, Warehousing, Teamwork, Counterbalance Forklift Truck (FLT), Export, Loading / Unloading, Manual Handling.

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