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Paper and Packaging, security paper and commercial packaging manufacturers use a range of coloured and precision engineered fibres in their manufacturing process

Goonvean Fibres: Manufacturing Operator

Advertised 17/10/2018:

Goonvean Fibres: Production Operator

Goonvean Fibres is a world leader in short cut fibre, exporting high quality fibres accredited to IATF 16949. Operating in Honiton, the company is currently investing in a new 5,000sqm manufacturing facility in Cullompton, where the business will be relocating to early 2019.

The role will develop to have an operational understanding of cutting and grinding machines. Tasks include:

  • maintenance
  • machine setup
  • blade changes
  • operating cutting machines
  • labeling
  • packaging

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Skills, Knowledge & Experience


  • An understanding of manufacturing processes
  • An understanding of Safety Health requirements
  • Able to perform minor routine maintenance tasks in the work area


  • Starting pay: £8.56/ph
  • 40 hour week Monday to Friday
  • Overtime paid at time and half
  • Shift-work when applicable
  • Normal operating hours 08.00 – 16.30 hrs daily
  • Personal Protective Equipment and clothing provided
  • 25 days holiday per calendar year, plus Bank holiday
  • Tea & Coffee provided
  • Free parking
  • Excellent working cultureJob Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £8.56 to £9.08 /hour

How to apply

To apply please submit your CV with a covering letter to Mr Chris Skelton at or via post to:

General Manager

Goonvean Fibres Ltd

Ottery Moor Lane

Honiton, Devon

EX14 1BW