Parker Steel

Production Packer

Canterbury | £Competitive 

Job Function: Manufacturing & Production
Industry Sector: Manufacturing & Production

Salary: From £16,000 increasing to £17,000 upon successful completion of probationary period. Opportunity to progress to Production Operative with salary up to £24,000

ParkerSteel are looking for Production Packers to join their Flat Product Process department. You will be responsible for the preparation of processed material for packing and loading, ensuring it is prepared and packed safely. The role will involve a vast amount of manual work including heavy lifting, manual handling, as well as some climbing.

The successful candidate will be given full training including Quality Control Measures, Manual Handling, Slinging and Lifting, Fork Lift & Pallet Truck Training, to enable them to maintain and push a high standard of Quality to all members of staff. This is an ideal position for someone looking to start their career in a busy production environment. You will have the opportunity to progress to an Operative role and be trained on a number of machines within the department, including, lasers, waterjet, folders and plasma machines.

You will work a 4 on/off shift pattern of days and nights – 12-hour shifts worked 0700 – 1900 and 1900 – 0700. Your training will take place during Monday to Friday.

What are we looking for?

A conscientious and thorough person with a desire to push quality. You will be a team player but be able to work proactively as an individual to targets. You will be able to work to an extremely high-quality standard and to drive your point of view, to maintain high standards of quality to production teams.


• Continuous Training and Career Progression
• Company pension
• Life insurance