Welcome to the Winsford 1-5 Job Vacancy page where resident companies on Winsford Industrial Estate can add their current vacancies.

Below is a list of vacancies that are currently available on the Industrial Estate. To find out more about the position and how to apply, then please click on the appropriate link.

If you are a company on the estate and have a job vacancy that you would like to post, then please send a job description document and a completed template form to:
winsford1-5@groundwork.org.uk.

CURRENT VACANCIES

 

MANUFACTURING OPERATIONS APPRENTICE x10

Company: Coveris

Location: Road One

Salary: £17,692 increasing to £21,231, on qualification

Hours: Shift based rota, working two days, two nights, 7am-7pm, 7pm-7am, followed by four rest days.  There is an obligation to work a minimum of 6 flexible shifts, within a 12 month period, payment for which is built into the annual salary

Job Type: Apprenticeship

Who are Coveris?  Well, ‘You will find us in your fridge!!’ We specialise in the design & manufacture of innovative food packaging solutions e.g. cardboard packaging, label packaging & film packaging.  At the Winsford site we manufacture film on the reel packaging for a wide variety of industries.

Following successful Apprenticeships in our Engineering department we are pleased to announce our plans to recruit 10 Apprentices in the Blown Film department.  This is a huge commitment for the site & we hope it will elevate our status as an Employer of Choice within the local area & assist with succession planning & retention within the Blown department.

THE ROLE

The Apprenticeship covers a 12-14 month training period during which the Apprentice will broadly, but not exclusively: –

Work to gain a QCF/NVQ Level 2 nationally recognised qualification through following Operational Modules within the Apprenticeship framework

Complete a minimum of 20% of off the job training

Experience the full range of blown film extruders, to consistently & efficiently process blown film products

Have real accountability & ownership through periods of machine minding, under the direction of an experienced Operator

Carry out their duties to meet all health, safety & hygiene standards together with behavioural standards in line with the sites Objectives & Values

Work a shift based rota, working two days, two nights, 7am-7pm, 7pm-7am, followed by four rest days.  There is an obligation to work a minimum of 6 flexible shifts, within a 12 month period, payment for which is built into the annual salary

THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT WILL

Be a minimum of 18 years of age

Have a good grasp of Maths & spoken & written English, at a minimum level of GCSE or equivalent

Ideally, but not essentially, have worked in a manufacturing environment/have had previous work experience as part of a team

Demonstrate a hunger to learn, complete studies & be ambitious to forge a career in Manufacturing

APPLICATION PROCESS

If you, or someone you know, can bring the above qualities to our team, send a CV, together with a covering letter, to: –

Lynn Manley, Apprenticeship Coordinator, HR Department

Coveris

20 Road One, Winsford Industrial Estate

Winsford

Cheshire CW7 3RD

OR E-mail lynn.manley@coveris.com

Alternatively, please request an Application Form from our Security Block or by calling 01606 866400

 
 

Process Operator

Company: Reflec Evolution

Location: Unit 11a Road 1, Winsford Industrial Estate, Winsford, Cheshire, CW7 3QQ

Salary: £17,300 (increases once fully trained)

Hours: Basic of 40 hours per week

Job Type: Production Operator

 

Following processing instructions and operating a variety of processing equipment to manufacture and pack powder products into boxes and sacks. Training will be given.

There is a substantial amount of manual lifting required.

Operators have the ability to work alone and to targets with little supervision

Some engineering skills required to take machines apart to clean but not essential as training will be given.

A flexible and committed individual with good communication skills is required.

Working a rotating Shift System 6am – 2pm, 2pm – 10pm & 10pm – 6am

Position is permanent following a successful 3 month probationary period.

 

Education required   GCSE / Scottish or equivalent
Job type   Permanent
Job status   Full Time

 

E-mail CV’s are to be sent to: choldcroft@reflec.co.uk

Telephone number for further details: 01606 593911

 
 

Industrial Factory Cleaner

Company: Gardner Denver Nash

Location: Road One, Winsford Industrial Estate

Salary: TBC

Hours: 2 days per week, approx. 15 hours

Job Type: Part time

Job Role:

We are looking for a self-employed person to perform cleaning duties around our factory. There are also some general maintenance tasks.

This is industrial cleaning, there is no cleaning of toilets etc its more about keeping our various working cells clean of grease, dirt, metal swarf and ongoing floor maintenance across the factory and paint shops.

The role would suit a good handy man, DIY person who maybe is looking for part time work or possibly already self-employed but needs more hours.

Applicant must have good English.

The role includes:-

 

Cleaning 20,000 feet factory floor with vacuum assisted industrial cleaner ( training provided )

Emptying bins of general waste.

Emptying beneath machines waste such as metal swarf.

Painting floors

Painting walls

The person needs to be aware of HSE in a factory, be of good health etc and willing to work self-employed.

Full training will be provided.

Please email all CVs or enquiries to: mark.roughsedge@gardnerdenver.com

 
 

JOHNSONS CLEANER – WINSFORD & GADBROOK PARK

Company: Johnsons

Location: Based at Gadbrook Park and Winsford Industrial Estate

Salary: £8.00 per hour

Hours: Mon – Fri at Winsford 7.00am – 9.00am, Tuesday and Friday night at Gadbrook Park 5.00 -7.00pm (14 hours per week)

Job Type: Part Time

Job Summary:

We are looking for a cleaner to cover both our Winsford depot and Head Office on Gadbrook Park. We will supply all equipment and cleaning products.

Please send your CV and cover letter to Joanne Willshire – jwillshire@jms.uk.com

 
 

Extrusion Operators

Company: Coveris

Location: Road One, Winsford Industrial Estate

Salary: £22,620 per annum

Hours: Shift based, working two days and two nights, 7am-7pm & 7pm-7am, followed by four rest days (an average of 42 hours per week)

Job Type: Permanent

Job Summary:

We are currently recruiting for Extrusion Operators within our Blown Film Manufacturing Unit.

The role involves the operation of high speed, high volume production lines to manufacture polythene film within tight customer specifications.

Candidates will ideally have a background in manufacturing, and experience of shift working, together with a commitment to team working and to producing a high-quality product.

The role is shift based, working two days and two nights, 7am-7pm & 7pm-7am, followed by four rest days (an average of 42 hours per week). Salary is £22,620 per annum.  There are also opportunities for those who have the potential to progress, to earn up to £27,594.35 per annum, through the development of skills and experience.

If you believe you can bring the above qualities to our team, please forward your C.V. together with a covering letter to Human Resources, Coveris, 20 Road One, Winsford Industrial Estate, Winsford, Cheshire, CW7 3RD.       E-mail jessica.brownlee@coveris.com. Alternatively, please request an application form from by calling 01606 866400.

 
 

CONVERSION OPERATOR (TEMPORARY) – FINISHING DEPARTMENT

Company: Coveris

Location: Road One, Winsford Industrial Estate

Salary: £22,620.00

Hours: 12 hour shifts; 2 days, 2 nights, 4 rest days (avg 42 hours per week)

Job Type: Temporary

Job Summary:

We currently have a vacancy for a Conversion Operator within the Finishing Department. Please note this is a temporary position for a minimum period of three months.

Responsibilities: operating the conversion lines, maximising output, whilst ensuring that the finished product conforms to quality standards. Accuracy is required in completion of all paperwork and in carrying out and recording quality control checks.

Please forward CV or completed application form to:

Jess Brownlee, HR Department, Coveris Flexibles, Road One, Winsford Industrial Estate, Winsford, Cheshire. CW7 3RD or e-mail jessica.brownlee@coveris.com