Production Operative – Plains

July 1, 2024

Production Operative, Airdrie.

Competitive salary.

Discretionary bonus scheme.

30 days’ holiday with additional days linked to service.

Donaldson Door Systems, part of the Donaldson Group, established in 1860, is one of UK’s largest, privately owned timber companies. We are a family of 16 businesses and brands, ranging from B2B, retail and ecommerce, all with shared values and a common vision. We are focused on always providing a number one customer experience, embracing innovation, and doing things in a sustainable way, not just for our business but also for the communities we operate in. But most of all, our People are at the heart of everything we do, which is why we are committed to nurturing and empowering our 1,700+ colleagues across the UK.

As a 6th generation family-owned business, Donaldson Group is committed to providing colleague benefits that are truly valuable. Our benefits package includes: 30 days’ holiday, inclusive of Statutory Bank Holidays, Length of service awards, Company sick pay, Employee Assistance Programme, (24/7 helpline, counselling sessions, legal, debt and life management advice line). We also provide an additional catalogue of optional benefits included but not limited to; cycle to work scheme, holiday buy and sell and private medical insurance.

This Role

We are currently recruiting for an Operative to work at our DDS Airdrie site. This role is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic, proactive, and reliable individual to join our team.

Working within a fastmoving process environment, candidates must be able to display effective communication and problem-solving skills. Working as part of a team, candidates are required to be flexible and contribute to the team effort.

Key elements of this role are:

  • Assisting with the production of door sets.
  • Working to tight tolerances to produce a high-quality product.
  • Carrying out quality checks.
  • Health & Safety Knowledge & Awareness.
  • Flexible approach to required production tasks.

Our Perfect Candidate

The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Continual delivery of total customer satisfaction
  • Gets it right first time, every time.
  • Seeks continual improvement in performance and processes.
  • Communicates with the team to ensure that targets are achieved.
  • A flexible approach and adapts to changing work environment.
  • Supports individual and team direction and development.
  • Always maintains good working relationships.
  • Implements integrated management systems.

The successful candidate does not require any previous experience as all essential training will be provided.

Hours for the role are 39 hours per week, Monday to Friday.