Ashley Ann Career Opportunities We are an ambitious and progressive family-owned company that places great value in our colleague experience

Due to expansion we currently have vacancies in the following areas

Production Operative

  • Contract:  Full-Time
  • Hours:  41.25 hours per week
  • Location:  Wick

Apply Here Closing date: 08/12/2023

Purpose and objectives of the role

An Ashley Ann Production Operative plays a crucial role in the manufacturing process by ensuring the efficient and smooth operation of production machinery and processes. The primary goal is to contribute to the production of our high-quality Ashley Ann product in a timely and cost-effective manner.

Main duties and responsibilities

• Assemble components or products according to specifications
• Operate and control machinery used in the production process
• Follow standardised work instructions and adhere to quality standards
• Inspect finished products to ensure they meet quality standards
• Transport raw materials, finished products, and other items within the production area
• Conduct visual inspections to identify defects or abnormalities
• Adhere to safety guidelines and protocols to maintain a safe working environment.
• Maintain accurate records of production activities, including quantities produced and time taken
• Work collaboratively with team members to achieve production goals
• Communicate effectively with the management team and colleagues

This job description serves as a general template, and specific requirements may vary

Special requirements

Day shift & rotational shifts are available and can be discussed at interview

• Previous experience in a manufacturing or production environment is preferred but training will be offered for the right person to join our team
• Basic understanding of machinery and production processes
• Ability to follow instructions and work as part of a team
• Physical stamina and the ability to lift heavy objects.
• Attention to detail and a commitment to producing high-quality work.
• Basic math and communication skills.

This role has a January 2024 start date


  • £11.20 per hour day shift
  • £12.30 per hour rotational shift
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program
  • Colleague discount
  • Christmas closure



Benefits of Working
at Ashley Ann

Along with competitive rates of pay, we also provide an attractive benefits package including:

We’re also very flexible with working hours, with this particularly applying to part time roles – e.g. for a 16-20 hour contract it can be two full days or a combination of mornings or afternoons.

We Are A Living Wage Employer.