Production Operatives

Job title : Production Operatives
Location : Dumfries and Galloway
Job type : Temporary
Salary : £8.91 Per Hour + Overtime
Contact name : Emma Parkinson
Contact email :

​Over the last two years. We had the privilege and opportunity to work with Susan and the team at Shortridge Laundry.


Time to celebrate the hospitality industry opening up again

We have some great temporary to permanent opportunities that we would like to explore with you.

Are you interested in Production and Manufacturing?

As a Production Operative. You will have a passion to work within a laundry processing environment which supports the hospitality industry.

Successful applicants will be working on a production line, in a fast-paced factory environment to fulfil the duties associated within different parts of the production process.

Production Operatives' duties include:

  • Assisting with the unloading of company vehicles

  • Sorting linen in the sorting area

  • Operating the washing/ironing machines

  • Feeding linen through ironers and towel folding machines

  • Taking linen off the end of the production process machines

  • Adopting quality control processes

  • Assisting with the storage and packing of finished goods

  • Helping with any other general duties within the production facility which may include cleaning, the removal of waste, etc.

Successful candidates should have good verbal and written communication skills, be a team player with a flexible attitude to work. You must have excellent attention to detail and be able to works as part of the team or on your own, using your initiative when required. You must be conscientious, reliable and willing to learn. Full training will be given to the right applicants

Flexibility in terms of shift work is essential.

Production Operative - Temporary Vacancies Shortridge Limited are a linen hire, laundry company based in Lochside, Dumfries. Our customers include many of the best hotels and restaurants in South West Scotland and Northern England.