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Manufacturing Operative

Type: Full Time

Function: Manufacturing

Location: Dewsbury

Hours:- 2 Days On (6am – 6pm), 2 Nights On (6pm – 6am) / 4 Days Off

Pay:- £11.25 + potential to increase up to £12.50 with training.

Benefits:- Onsite Parking, Pension, Attendance Bonus

UNICAT Catalysts is a specialist manufacturer and supplier of high-quality catalysts and technology, as well as absorbent materials for oil, gas and petrochemical industries across the world.

Over 40 years’ experience and competency-based experts has allowed UNICAT Catalysts to develop a strong understanding of the catalyst industry.

Our aim is to continue discovering new and improved methods of production, through our ongoing investment in innovation and research and development.

Evolution of our private limited company has been rapid, and we continue to grow year on year. Innovation, flexibility, integrity and the health and safety of our workforce are core values for UNICAT Catalysts, and we have the accreditations to support them.

Job Description

If you are looking for a career in manufacturing, and have the ability to perform well in fast-paced environments, our Dewsbury based factory operative role could be ideal for you.

We are committed to hiring UNICAT Catalysts talent that can develop and thrive with us, so you can expect full on-the-job training and career progression opportunities when performance goals are met.

Successful candidates will be expected to operate within two different manufacturing processes:

1) The production of purification absorbents

2) The production of specialist catalysts, which are supplied to industries involved within the extraction of hydrogen

Requirements of the job:-

· Adhering to Health and Safety Guidelines

· Following Set Processes and Procedures

· Flexible Approach to Various Manual and Technical Tasks

· Operating a variety of Production Machinery

· Loading and unloading production machinery – various manual tasks

The Candidate – You should have:-

· Ideally some experience in production or a similar environment

· Hard Working, self motivated attitude.

· Some flexibility due to the shift pattern.

· All candidates will receive on the job training to upskill, so a willingness to learn is essential

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £24,570.00-£27,300.00 per year


  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking


  • 12 hour shift

Work Location: Dewsbury, In person