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Production Operator

Job Category:Manufacturing
Level:Entry Level
Location(s):Torquay (UK)
Closing Date:June 30, 2023

Fibre Optic Production Operator

G&H Torquay

Full Time Permanent Positions available

Competitive Pay+ shift rate / overtime rate

Do you have a background in fibre optics, assembly or engineering work?

Are you looking for an exciting new position in a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility?

This could be the role for you!


To work in a factory environment manufacturing precision photonics parts for the telecommunication, defence and life science sectors.

Job Responsibilities

Responsible for the assembly of custom fibre optic products.

Assembly of product from drawing, sketches, procedures, or verbal instruction.

Fibre stripping, cleaving, polishing, and final laser testing of fibre sub-assemblies.

Process a wide range of fibre optic components to high quality standards.

Packing parts for shipments to detailed written procedures.

Ideal candidates will have the following;

Excellent communication skills, written and verbal

Good levels of dexterity

Good English and Maths

A flexible attitude towards working an early / late shift pattern

Experience of working in an engineering / manufacturing / factory background

As well as a competitive salary and training, company benefits include;

Up to 19.5% uplift on shifts and up to x1.5 overtime rate and x2 rate for Sundays / bank holidays over 39 hours

25 days holiday plus bank holidays

Company pension pays 6%

Company bonus scheme

Health Cash Plan

SAYE Scheme

£500 bonus for friend referral scheme (T’s and C’s apply)