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Production Operative

Pin icon WR10 Pershore
Pound Sterling icon Competitive Salary
Clock icon Permanent
Calendar icon 18 Jun 2024
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We have an exciting opportunity for a Production Operative to join the growing Sun Chemical team in Pershore, Worcestershire!

Production Operative
Pershore, WR10 2JJ

  • Full time, permanent position with shift work
  • Competitive salary + an excellent benefits package

Please Note: Applicants must be authorised to work in the UK

Sun Chemical, a member of the DIC Group, is a leading producer of packaging and graphic solutions, colour and display technologies, functional products, electronic materials, and products for the automotive and healthcare industries.

Together with DIC, Sun Chemical is continuously working to promote and develop sustainable solutions to exceed customer expectations and better the world around us. With combined annual sales of more than $8.5 billion and 22,000+ employees worldwide, the DIC Group companies support a diverse collection of global customers.

Sun Chemical Corporation is a subsidiary of Sun Chemical Group Coöperatief U.A., the Netherlands, and is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, U.S.A.

The Role:

Thanks to our innovative products and great team – we are proud that the business is continuing to grow, we now have an opportunity for Production Operative (Inplant Technician) to join our professional manufacturing team based in Pershore, Worcestershire. Full training is provided to the successful candidate.


  • To provide on-site support to department ink department manager and press crews
  • Assist in the timely supply of printing inks to the print department
  • Responsible for the blending of printing inks to meet customer requirements within agreed tolerances
  • Assisting on trials
  • Stock management
  • Housekeeping

Qualifications / Experience Critical for the Job Holder

  • Basic secondary education at GCSE Grade C or above in English and Maths or equivalent
  • Experience in the printing ink industry would be advantageous but not essential as full training will be given
  • FLT license advantageous but not essential


  • Competitive Salary
  • Company pension
  • Competitive holiday entitlement increasing with service
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Further training opportunities
  • Access to discounts and savings at some of the UK’s biggest retailers
  • Free Parking

How to apply for the role:

If you have the skills and experience required for this position, click “apply” today and you will be directed to the company website where you will be able to submit an application form.

You must be authorised to work in the UK. No agencies please.

It is Sun’s policy that applicants for employment are recruited, selected, and hired on the basis of individual merit and ability with respect to the position being filled. Sun prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, colour, religion, creed, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identify, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by applicable law.

Other suitable skills and experience include Production Operative, Inplant Technician, Ink Technician, Production Operator, Manufacturing Technician, Production Assistant, Assembly Worker, Production Support, Machine Operator, Warehouse Operator, Production Associate, Manufacturing Assistant, Assembly Technician, Manufacturing Operative.