Manufacturing Administrator and Operative

Location: Wednesbury

The Company:

Tibbetts Group is a family-owned business established 40 years ago, with approximately 150 employees across four locations. The business has a global customer base with revenues exceeding £60m.


Role Overview:

This is a support role, dividing time between administrative duties (70%) and packing and assembly (30%).


To support Manufacturing Team Leader with administrative duties including goods-in, stock control and systems.  Assist with packing and assembly, adhering to quality and accuracy standards.


Key responsibilities include:

  • General administrative support for the Manufacturing Team Leader (70%):
    • Order processing
    • Goods-in
    • Stock taking
    • Liaise with secondary site departments
    • Adhere to company policies, procedures, health and safety guidelines
    • Update process procedures, as and when required
    • Administer site transfers
    • Ensure all documentation is accurately completed and maintained
    • Maintain two-way communication with the Manufacturing Team Leader
    • Ensure 5S cleaning is maintained
  • Packing and assembly (30%)
    • Prepare, pack and assemble products according to instructions and standards
    • Ensure quality control and accuracy
    • Adhere to health and safety guidelines
    • Assist in other areas of the business, if required


 Skills & Experience:

  • Good standard of verbal and written English, along with excellent numeracy (essential)
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Exceptional organisation skills, with high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • MS Office experience
  • Previous experience within a manufacturing environment (desirable)
  • Ability to work individually, or within a team
  • FLT licence (desirable)


The Benefits:

  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Long service incentives
  • Stakeholder Pension scheme
  • Life insurance
  • Cycle scheme
  • Excellent modern new facilities
  • Health shield cash plan scheme
  • 23 days annual leave rising to 25 days on 5 years’ service + bank holidays
  • Buying additional holiday scheme
  • Additional leave – TOIL (Time Off In Lieu) scheme


Additional Job details:

  • Hours – 39.5 hrs per week Monday to Friday (Monday-Thursday 8am-4.45pm, Friday 8am-3pm)
  • Location – Wednesbury with the requirement to travel to other sites on occasion
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