Assembly Operative – Locks


Here at Van Guard, these are the 4 pillars we live by, and we want like-minded individuals like you to be a part of that culture.

We are currently looking for an Assembly Operative - Locks to join our Production team.

‘Who is Van Guard?’ I hear you say, well we are one of the market leading van storage and security product manufactures within both the UK and Europe.

From Roof Racks to van locks, we do it all! All made in Devon, here at the Exeter Airport Business Park.

We pride ourselves on our expertly made items and out of this world aftersales service if anything is to go wrong.

In return for your positivity, reliability, commitment, and collaboration, we’ll offer you:

  • Annual salary of £21,900 + up to a 5% Monthly Bonus after successful completion of probation. Salary increasing 1st April 2024
  • No weekend shifts (who doesn’t love that!)
  • The ability to learn as you work within a creativity nurturing business.
  • All you can drink tea and coffee.
  • On site and free parking
  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays
  • Other Company Benefits may be available on completion of a probationary period.
  • An hour earlier finish on a Friday so you can get to enjoying your weekend quicker!

Each day, you’ll be:

  • Working within a fast-paced assembly department
  • Assembling small components and fittings for locks
  • Proficient use of hand tools
  • Handling and precise assembly of key components
  • Identifying and reporting faults or defects
  • Keeping areas clean and tidy
  • Day to day management of your workload, prioritising tasks.

About you:

  • You will be an organised, friendly, and outgoing person
  • You will thrive in a multi-tasking environment and be able to adjust your priorities as needed. You will be self-motivated and have a willingness to get stuck in.
  • You will have the confidence and ability to talk to colleagues in different departments, and at various levels within the business.
  • You will work as part of a team, working closely together to deliver an exceptional service.
  • Previous experience in a similar role is desirable, but not essential
  • Forklift licence is desirable Can you see yourself working with us? Apply now and send your CV to [email protected]

We want all candidates to have equal opportunities, please let us know if there is anything we can do to make sure our recruitment process works for you!

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