Felt Machine Operative

  • Job Reference: GGC1106
  • Date Posted: 11 June 2024
  • Recruiter: Stafflex
  • Location: Liversedge, West Yorkshire
  • Salary: £11.44 to £14.12 Per Hour
  • Sector: Industrial
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Georgia Chambers

Job Description

Machine Operator

Location - Liversedge

Duration - Temporary - Permanent

Hours - 38.5 hours per week. Weekly rotating shifts 6-2pm and 2-10pm. Training on day shift 8am - 4:30pm.

Salary - £11.44p/h, once fully trained rising to £14.12p/h

Are you a motivated, hands-on individual with experience in the textile industry? Do you pay great attention to detail? Stafflex is now recruiting for an experienced Non-Woven Machine Operator. If this sounds like you, now is the time to join our client, UK's leading manufacturer of non-woven textiles.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for operating a variety of machinery used in the production of non-woven felt. Training will be provided on the machine with a training period that could last up to 6 months, depending on the individual's aptitude and progress.

The role requires a reliable individual with a strong work ethic and the ability to work independently.


  • All aspects of operating textile machinery:
  • Supervising the process
  • Feeding fibres into the machine
  • Machine minding
  • Thorough cleaning between batches
  • Loading / unloading
  • Goods in / Goods out
  • General housekeeping duties

Desired Skills:

  • Previous experience in carding and or felt / non-woven manufacturing
  • FLT Licence would be desirable
  • Able to flexibly work rotating shift patterns
  • Great attention to detail
  • Ability to multitask
  • Good Level of physical fitness
  • Willingness to work
  • Positive attitude towards work
  • Responsibility and reliability

Please apply with your CV TODAY! For more information about this role please call our office on 01484 351010 (opt 1) and ask for Georgia, Rico or Chyna.