Production Operative

Posted: 08/02/2024
Closing Date: 22/02/2024

C-TEC Head Office, Challenge Way, Martland Park, Wigan WN5 0LD

Competitive Salary

The Person and the Role

We are looking for full-time Production Operatives to assist in the manufacture of life safety systems such as fire alarms, nurse call and disabled refuge systems.

Working between the hours of 08:00 – 16:30, Monday – Friday, you will be an active member of our production team. Working to deadlines, you will assemble components onto printed circuit boards, perform routine tests and assemble products in accordance with our standard operating procedures, the production schedule, and the Quality Management System. As well as working in Production, there will also be times when you will help cover our Warehouse area.

To be successful in this role, you will be hard working, motivated, able to work in a team, as well as on your own. We are particularly looking for people who have good organisational skills and a keen eye for detail who demand high standards and want to learn and progress through our business.

This role comes with the opportunity to progress to various senior positions within our manufacturing department, as well as many other exciting career development routes through our organisation. C-TEC has a proud history of promoting from within, with many senior managers and members of staff in our Technical, Engineering and Sales departments having started on the shop floor.

The Team

Headed up by the Manufacturing Operations Manager, the Manufacturing department is split into six sections: Production, Logistics, Purchasing, Quality, Planning and Engineering & Technical. The Production team comprises five Team Leaders and approximately 70 Production Operatives. They are a crucial part of our manufacturing team and are located on the factory floor within our state of the art, purpose built factory in Challenge Way.

The Location

Located in the heart of the North-West, our state-of-the-art Challenge Way manufacturing facility in Wigan is a truly spectacular building with spacious office space, high-tech production areas and extensive free parking.

Our subsidised staff canteen offers a vast array of delicious hot and cold meals, snacks and drinks all served up by our friendly catering team. A full-English breakfast is served every Friday and we celebrate Christmas with a special festive lunch.

The Rewards

Healthcare Cashplan

Free Counselling Service

Free Health Information

Death In Service Benefit

Annual Pay Review

Enhanced Holidays

GP Access

Discounts & Special Offers

Subsidised Staff Canteen

The Company

C-TEC is a leading UK manufacturer of world-class life-safety systems including commercial and domestic fire alarm systems, call systems, disabled refuge systems and hearing loops. Based in Wigan, we employ over 200 people.

Much of our success can be attributed to our commitment to employee development and, over the years, we have received a number of major human resource accolades including the Manufacturing Institute’s ‘Developing People’ award.

We believe in creating a diverse and innovative environment where everyone feels valued. Our people are central to the success of the business and a happy and highly motivated workforce instils us with the confidence to make important decisions, embrace new technologies and reap rewards for our customers.


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