Operatives

  • Location:Trowbridge, Wiltshire
  • Working Hours:40 hours per week
  • Closing Date
    For Applications:Fri 29th September 2017

Opportunities have become available for Operatives to join Gainsborough.  The successful candidates will help ensure the high quality standard is maintained in the manufacture of their beds and sofa beds for some of the largest high street retailers.

The vacancies

  • Upholsterer - Duties will include helping to produce the Aztec range of sofas and upholstering the tops on to the sofa frame.  The use of staple guns and pneumatic tools are required for this role.
  • Packer of sofas - Duties will include packing the sofas as part of a pair, assembling the cushions, checking the quality and placing the bag over the sofa.  This is a very physical job and therefore the candidate must be confident they can cope with the demands of the job.
  • Topper/Padder - Duties will include the padding and topping of mattresses.  The use of staple guns and pneumatic tools are required for this role.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for individuals who can work in a methodical manner and meet the deadlines of a demanding workload.  The successful candidates will also:-

  • Have a good track record in time keeping and attendance
  • Have the ability to work well within a small team
  • Be able to work well on their own
  • Work accurately and timely from production programmes, including the checking of labels.

What else do you need to know?

  • All roles are for 40 hours per week.
  • All roles are subject to a 13 week probationary period which will include conduct and performance reviews
  • Experienced candidates are preferable but full training will be given to the right candidate.

How to apply

If you would like to join our team then please see a list of our current vacancies here with details on how to apply.

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Further Information

We are often looking for skilled people with furniture manufacturing experience. If you don’t see a suitable vacancy listed but feel your skills and experience would benefit our business please email a copy of your CV to recruitment@airsprung-group.co.uk or complete an application form here and post it to The HR Department, Airsprung Group, Canal Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8RL.

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