Production Operator

Location UK / Derry

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1371461

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Production Operator based in Derry/Londonderry.

From the videos, music and documents we share with friends and family on social networks, to the servers that form the backbone of enterprise data centers and cloud-based computing, to the desktop and notebook computers that fuel our personal productivity, Seagate products help more people store, share and protect their valuable digital content. With 97% of the world’s information being stored on hard drives, the rapid growth of digital data makes Seagate more important every day. As an industry leader, Seagate provides unique career opportunities to be part of today’s major technology shifts. We can be found around the globe and at

In Springtown, Derry/Londonderry we have over 1300 people working in a facility which is among the most advanced in the world in the design, development and volume manufacturing of recording heads – which write information onto and read information from the recording disc within the data storage device.

Production Operator (Ref: PO/185122)

Working as part of the Springtown Production team the Production Operators are responsible for operating a variety of machines in a 24/7 production environment within our wafer fabrication facility, producing recording heads for data storage products. They perform machine tending operations to ensure that the machines are utilised to their optimum level and that the production goals for the site are met.

We are currently recruiting for Production Operators to join our team in early 2019 year and for vacancies that may arise at a later date.  Working 12 hour shifts including days and nights in a clean room environment, operators are expected to wear complete clean room protective clothing.

Applicants must possess at least two years’ work experience.  Aptitude tests will be used as part of the selection process.

The successful candidates will be self-motivated, demonstrate attention to detail in their work practices and will take ownership for the part that they play in the team’s success. 

Our competitive compensation & benefits package is reflective of Seagate’s “best in class” philosophy and includes a pension scheme, health insurance scheme, stock purchase plan, onsite gym and tuition assistance. For individuals with the drive to make a real contribution, the company offers exciting opportunities for growth. Seagate will provide you with the tools and support that you need to succeed within an established cutting edge company with a genuine commitment to training and development. 

A detailed job description can be found by clicking the APPLY NOW button below.

To Apply please click the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to our company website.

Please note that you must demonstrate on the application how you meet the criteria for the role as identified above.

Please also note that the Company will not accept CV applications.

Completed applications should be submitted no later than 12.00 noon on Friday 16th November 2018

Seagate Technology is committed to equal opportunity in employment and welcomes applications from all sections of the community irrespective of sex, marital status, religious affiliation, age, disability or ethnic origin. The Company specifically welcomes applications from the Protestant community who are currently underrepresented in this job category. All applications will be considered strictly on the basis of merit.