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Production Operative

Pin icon BA3 Midsomer Norton
Pound Sterling icon Competitive salary dependent on experience
Clock icon Permanent
Calendar icon 19 days ago
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At Sun Chemical, the world's largest printing inks and pigments producer, we are hiring for Three Production Operatives to join our growing team in Midsomer Norton.

Production Operative x3
Midsomer Norton, BA3 4RT

  • Full time, permanent
  • Competitive salary dependent on experience
  • 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, color 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.

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 3 Production Operatives to join our professional manufacturing team based in Midsomer Norton.


  • Use of filling equipment for ink
  • Packaging of ink products
  • Cleaning machinery
  • Using equipment / machinery / instruments safely and effectively within set requirements and procedures to meet area targets
  • Ability to operate batch processing machinery. Maintains a high level of housekeeping in working area
  • Goods inwards
  • Picking/packing goods for outbound deliveries
  • Picking goods for production consumption
  • FLT Operation
  • Safety Commitment

Qualifications / Experience Critical for the Job Holder:

  • Basic secondary education
  • Good understanding of data inputting and PC.
  • FLT License (not essential)
  • Experience of production environment and involvement in improvement activities


  • Competitive Salary depending on experience
  • Company pension
  • Competitive holiday entitlement increasing with service
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Further training opportunities
  • Possible future attractive shift allowance
  • Access to discounts and savings at some of the UK’s biggest retailers

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.

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.

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