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Recruitment evening

Opening evening details

Due to continuing business success we are looking to recruit a further 30 assembly operators for our world-class manufacturing facility near Stroud, Gloucestershire - the roles are on an initial 3 month Fixed Term Contract with possible extensions.

Date: 9th February - 16:00 p.m - 20:00 p.m

Location: Renishaw plc, Woodchester, Bath Road, Gloucestershire GL5 5EY - downloadable PDF map

If you could please bring a copy of your CV and a form of ID (Passport / birth certificate) this help with the application process.

Assembly Operators FTC


As the successful applicant your role will involve the assembly and inspection of metrology products to a specified quality standard, in line with a defined production schedule. You will work as part of a team alongside a group of Production Technicians and Engineers.

The positions available are based at our Woodchester site, Gloucestershire.


• To assemble and inspect products to defined standards.
• To follow all relevant instructions, both written and verbal, and highlight any deficiencies observed in the process.
• To use the skills and techniques acquired during training, to work in an efficient and quality conscious manner so that product quality and production targets are met.
• To inform supervision of any problems that exist which may affect the quality of the product.
• To work sensibly and safely at all times, ensuring compliance with Health and Safety regulations and reporting all Health and Safety concerns immediately.

Key requirements

You are required to have the following: 

• A high level of dexterity.
• Good eyesight, with spectacles/lenses if worn.
• The flexibility to adapt and continually improve.
• The ability and confidence to operate with machinery, test equipment and computer systems should the need arise.
• The ability to read and correctly interpret build instructions.
• A full UK driving licence (or the ability on request to travel to a different site for periods of training).
• Although not essential, it is highly desirable if applicants have some experience with typical assembly techniques found in a production environment.

Person specification

As the successful applicant you will have an identifiable “can do” attitude with regards to their work ethic. You will be able to work well within a team environment, “think outside the box” and communicate well. You will also have a proven record of good time keeping and attendance.