Allied Glass Containers are one of Europe’s most prominent manufacturers of premium glass containers, providing exceptional quality glass packaging for some of the world’s most prestigious spirit brands.

We are currently seeking four committed and enthusiastic individuals for the positions of Batch & Furnace Labourer to work at our West Yorkshire production sites in Leeds and Knottingley respectivelyReporting to the Batch & Cellar Team Leader you will work as part of two-man team responsible for the general upkeep and housekeeping of the Batch Plant and Cellar areas of the factory.

Duties will include but are not limited to: –

  • Extremely heavy industrial cleaning
  • General labouring
  • Movement of skips with FLT
  • Monitoring and recording of raw material levels within various silos

It is essential that candidates hold a valid counterbalance FLT licence and can demonstrate having experience in confined spaces.

The ability to prioritise your own workload as well as the ability to work well within a small team and being able to work using your own initiative are essential to this role.  Previous knowledge of working within a heavy industrial environment will be an advantage, as the working zones around the furnace and cellar are extremely hostile.  You should have a pro-active approach to health and safety as many of the working areas are deemed as safety critical.

Hours of work are 6.00am to 2.00pm, Monday to Friday.  This position offers a competitive rate of pay, as well as other benefits associated with a major successful organisation.

The rate of pay for this position is £10.50 per hour and attracts all the benefits associated with a major company.

Anyone wishing to apply for the above position should do so in writing with an up to date CV and covering letter, stating why you would like to apply for this position and outlining any relevant skills.  Applications to Josie Woodward, HR Officer, at Allied Glass Containers Ltd, South Accommodation Road, Leeds LS10 1NQ, or alternatively you can e-mail your details to [email protected]

If you do not receive a response after three weeks, please assume that unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Previous applicants need not apply

Closing date: 28th August 2020


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