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Production Operative

Production Operative

Green Unit is a new and innovative business which ‘off site’ manufactures a range of uniquely designed eco modular buildings for a variety of market sectors.

These pre-manufactured buildings are made to the highest quality and are engineered with an objective that they will be net carbon zero.

Having spent a number of years researching and developing two prototype models of the ARC building, orders have now been placed and production has commenced.

This opportunity would suit those with experience in factory-based fabrication environments. Working with timber would be advantageous but not essential.  This production operative will be instrumental in a variety of wood working tasks concerned with building up key components for the modular building with speed and precision.

Key Skills:


  • Ability to use hand and power tools with accuracy and precision (for example drills, saws, jigsaws, circular saws, planes, power screwdrivers, pin and nail guns)
  • Ability to operate workshop machines would be advantageous (for example planers, table saws)
  • Ability to read and follow work instructions
  • Knowledge of safe working methods
  • IT skills suitable for record keeping, time recording etc
  • Good mental maths and competence with job related calculations
  • Attention to quality of work

The successful candidate will also have an interest in and commitment towards sustainable practices.

Salary & Benefits:


  • Salary £25,000 - £30,000 depending on experience
  • Excellent future progression opportunities
  • 20 days’ holiday (excluding Bank Holidays), increasing with service to a maximum of 25 days
  • Company auto enrolment Pension Scheme
  • Participation in the Company Incentive Scheme

The post holder will live within a 45-minute commute of the Green Unit office/factory at OX14 3ES and will hold a full driving licence.

How to Apply

If this role is of interest and you would like to learn more, please attach your CV to the link provided and the Hiring Company will be in direct contact.



  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits (depending on experience)
  • Location: Oxford
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Construction
  • Recruiter: Hiring People
  • Contact: Hiring People
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  • Reference: GRU01
  • Posted: 2021-09-14 18:05:09 -

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