Production Operator

Springtown, Derry / Londonderry
Competitive rates of pay
10 Jan 2018
24 Jan 2018
Contract Type

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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/171014

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 approximately May / June of this year and for vacancies that may arise at a later date. Working a 12 hour rotating shift pattern (4 days working 7.00am to 7pm, 4 days off, 4 nights working 7.00pm to 7.00am) 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.

For a full job description and to apply for the position, please go to and click on the job from the list of roles available.

If you require an alternative method of application, please email or telephone the Applications helpdesk on 028 7127 4174. Please note that you must demonstrate on the application how you meet the criteria for the role as identified above.

Completed applications should be submitted no later than 12.00 noon on Wednesday 24th January 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.