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Gledhill Production Operators

WJF and Gledhill partnership

Gledhill are recruiting!

Part of the Blackpool community since 1926, Gledhill is one of the largest cylinder manufacturers in the UK, manufacturing vented and unvented hot water cylinders in copper and stainless steel, along with a full range of alternative energy products. 


Due to growth and expansion, we have vacancies for Production Operators to join the growing team at our Blackpool site.  These vacancies offer fantastic opportunities to join a well-established company with good benefits with an initial 6-month period leading to permanent contracts for successful candidates.

Set in a busy Manufacturing environment and we’re looking for people who are prepared to work hard, are punctual and reliable and are flexible and available to work various shifts and overtime if required.  You’ll have good communication skills and a reasonable level of manual dexterity.  Previous experience in a manufacturing environment would be great but is not essential as we’ll train you in what you need to know and do.

As a Production Operator at Gledhill, your duties will include:

  • Operating equipment and machinery to produce hot water cylinders
  • Participating in our continuous improvement drive by highlighting Health & Safety, Quality and process concerns and contributing ideas which may improve our performance or the quality of our products
  • Working as part of our team
  • Ensuring housekeeping standards are maintained

Our Production Operators work 40 hours per week between Monday and Friday either on day shift between 6.00 am and 2.30 pm over 5 days or evening shift between 2.30 pm to 12.30 am over 4 days.  We pay c£20,000 per year to start with and this is increased as skills are acquired and demonstrated.

Gledhill are also part of a wider group of Companies – Groupe Atlantic. This French owned group operate internationally and achieve net turnover of €2.2BN. Gledhill forms part of the Groupe Atlantic UK, ROI & North America Division.

Applications for these roles should be emailed to WJF Technical Support Ltd, recruitment@wjftechnicalsupport.co.uk who are representing us in this recruitment drive and managing the first 6 month temporary contracts.

If you are interested in these positions you can:

Submit your CV to us using the form below, or email it to recruitment@wjftechnicalsupport.co.uk and we will get back to you.

Call us on 01253 340565 and speak to a member of our Recruitment Team.

We are also available on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram so you can also message, DM, or tweet us if you require any further information.

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