Kongsberg Automotive provides cutting-edge technology to the global vehicle industry. We drive the global transition to sustainable mobility by putting engineering, sustainability, and innovation into practice. Headquartered in Kongsberg, with revenues of over EUR 885 million, the company’s 5,300 employees are spread over 17 countries worldwide. Our product portfolio includes driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products. Find more information at: www.kongsbergautomotive.com

Manufacturing Operative


Normanton, GB, WF6 1TN

Country/Region:  GB

About the position

Join our dynamic team and contribute to the production of high-quality industrial and automotive parts. In this role, you will operate manufacturing machinery, ensuring all products meet and exceed our stringent quality standards. You will be responsible for ensuring that all product meets and exceeds our strict quality criteria. Working as part of a team in a fast-paced environment, you will receive full training to help you achieve your daily targets and maintain our excellent Health and Safety standards.  You will have the opportunity to learn new skills and be part of a team that delivers excellent results.  Internal progression opportunities are also available.


  • Operate advanced production manufacturing machinery.
  • Ensure all products comply with rigorous quality criteria.
  • Collaborate effectively in a fast-paced team environment.


Successful applicants must be highly motivated, with good communication skills, attention to detail, and work well as part of a diverse team.  Previous experience in a manufacturing environment is an advantage but is not essential.

What we offer

You will work 37.5 hours per week on a rotating shift pattern; Days (5.45 to 13.45) / Nights (21.45 to 5.45) / Afters (13.45 to 21.45) or we also have a set weekend pattern x 2 12 hours days Sat and Sunday plus a day in the week. 

In return, you will receive a starting salary of £25.621 per annum as well as an excellent benefits package including; 25 holidays, 8 bank holidays, and matched pension contributions at 5%.

Application / Contact

If this sounds interesting and likely the right challenge for you, we look forward to receiving your application!


Please register your CV/resume and cover letter.

Within your application, please inform us regarding your notice period and salary expectations.


The applications will be handled on an ongoing basis and the position may be filled before the application deadline date.

We want your integrity, accountability, creativity and teamwork mindset and skills

In Kongsberg Automotive we embrace diversity within our workforce. We make recruiting decisions based on experience and skills and pride ourselves on having a strong culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness.

We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds, providing a limitless pool of ideas and opportunities, who will incorporate our core values within their work. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles and offer an unlimited contract within a dynamic and international environment with prospects for personal growth.

Welcome to an outstanding career in Kongsberg Automotive!

Keywords:  Manufacturing, Automotive, Industrial, Operative
Application Id:  3662
Posting date::  Jun 26, 2024