To be based at our Robert Sorby Manufacturing Facility, Athol Road Sheffield S8

Due to business growth Robert Sorby are looking to recruit a General Operative to join their busy shopfloor in Sheffield.

Working within the Robert Sorby Shopfloor environment, it will be the responsibility of the General Operative to deliver full range of general operative responsibilities in accordance with Company standards; at the same time undertaking general work requests to support / assist the overall smooth running of the Robert Sorby Shopfloor.

The role is guaranteed to offer the successful candidate a good level of variety, challenge and job satisfaction working as part of a great team and contributing to the overall Robert Sorby operation.

As General Operative you will be required to work in accordance with Shopfloor SOP’s and be responsible for linishing, hand grinding & machine grinding to a finish; polishing, buffing & glazing hand tools to exacting standards; operate machinery; loading and unloading of polishing machines; and etching and testing finished products; alongside supporting general operating processes as required

Only applicants with experience in a similar role within a busy manufacturing environment should apply.

We are looking for candidates who are enthusiastic and self-motivated in the workplace, able to demonstrate a ‘can-do, will-do’ attitude, take pride in what they do, and be comfortable working as part of a team and on own initiative. Safety conscious, quality driven and competent in applying standard operating procedures.

Applicants are advised that a flexible approach to work will be required and that the work will be of a physical/demanding nature.

Interested or know someone who might be? Please apply in writing sending your CV & Covering Letter to:

Gemma Wheatley. HR & Recruitment Advisor:

Deadline for Applications: 5th May 2017


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