Building Assembler and Manufacturing Operative

Manufacturing Operative of Quality Garden Buildings

Looking to gain new skills or develop existing skills? then this could be the ideal opportunity for you.  Crane Garden Buildings have been designing, producing, and installing luxury garden buildings for over 50 years. Our reputation and heritage for quality and service has ensured we are one of the UK's leading suppliers. 

We value every member of our team and are dedicated in supporting them to achieve their aspirations with coaching and mentoring programmes along with extra training through our Crane Academy to drive future with progression pathways.

What we are looking for: 

  • Openness to develop & learn new skills including hand crafting within a manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to follow operating procedures to ensure high standards are achieved.
  • A keen eye for detail and focused on delivering a quality product.
  • Competent working with measurements and dimensions.
  • Competent in using hand tools and machinery.
  • Physically fit and able to lift and carry heavy items both on your own and with assistance.
  • Common sense and a practical approach to problem solving.
  • Good communication skills, self-confidence and an ability to work to deadlines.
  • Good command of the English language and able to use an iPad and smart devices.
  • Flexible to work occasional Saturdays and overtime during peak production times.

We value all our colleagues and offer great pay and benefits:

  •  Excellent earnings of £493.00 per week inclusive of attendance bonus.
  • Overtime payments of time and a quarter for 40-48 hours and double time thereafter.
  • Progression opportunities into other areas of the department/business.
  • Career pathways into leadership and management.
  • Work uniform and PPE provided.
  • Holiday entitlement of 28 days including bank holidays rising to 33 days with length of service.
  • Generous absence pay after qualifying period.
  • Death in service insurance scheme.
  • Healthcare and benefit payment platform.
  • Contributory pension scheme.
  • Crane holiday home available to all our team.
  • Great welfare initiatives including activities, breakfast etc.

 Contracted hours are predominantly Monday to Friday 8 am to 4.30 pm, or 6 am to 2.30 pm for some departmental shifts.



Salary: £12 - £12.45 per hour