At John Guest we believe that good people make good products. In line with this, we place great importance in the career and skills development of all who work at the company. Listed below are the roles that we are currently looking for. Should you have an interest in any of the positions or would simply like more information, please contact us and our HR department will get back to you shortly. 

If you are interested in putting yourself forward for any of the current vacancies, please forward your CV to [email protected] detailing the position for which you wish to apply, or alternatively, telephone 01895 425325 for an application form.




Night shift  (10.00pm to 6.30am)- Monday to Friday 

One of the main duties of this role is to oversee the smooth running of injection moulding machines in a busy manufacturing environment. The ideal candidate will possess extensive injection moulding knowledge and have previous experience of both setting moulding machines and troubleshooting and will also have the ability to plan the shift workload of a small team to ensure priorities are met. The individual will be a team player with good communication, staff management and delegation skills, with a hands on approach to all tasks. The training of employees will also be required to improve your teams ability to complete tasks. Above all the candidate will be responsible for the quality of production to ensure standards are maintained to the highest level



LATE SHIFT  (Monday – Friday 3pm to 11pm)

Duties will include:

Candidates are required to have good verbal and written communication skills and should be capable of lifting boxes weighing up to 20 kilos. Experience within a packing/warehouse environment would be advantageous.



LATE SHIFT  (Monday – Friday 3pm to 11pm)

Applicants with nimble fingers who can operate light, clean, small machines and also hand assemble our range of plastic components, are needed for our very modern factory.

Applicants are required to have good verbal and written communication skills and assembly experience would be advantageous.




We currently have a vacancy on the following shift:

24/7 NIGHT SHIFT (18.45HRS – 07.00HRS)

(28 day continental rota working an average of 41.125 hours per week)

You will be working in our busy Extrusion Department, packing straight lengths and coiled pipes and repetitive lifting is a requirement for this role.

Candidates are required to have to have good verbal and written communication skills, previous experience of working a night shift would be advantageous for this role.

We offer excellent working conditions, a competitive salary, pension and 31 days holiday per annum.




Monday to Friday – 7.00AM TO 3.30PM

Essential to the day-to-day operation of a successful manufacturing company we now require an additional cleaner. Areas worked will cover factory floor, yard and toilet facilities, which will include ladder work and some heavy lifting.

Previous experience of using a road sweeper or light machinery would be advantageous. A flexible and positive attitude to work is essential.