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Ace Leicester Ltd

Steel Fabricator/Welder with Ace Leicester Ltd

Location: Croft - Leicestershire LE9 3GQ

Experienced Steel Fabricator wanted, must have experience in structural steel work and architectural metal work.

£12.50 to £14.50 per hour depending on experience.

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Bakers Waste

Bakers Waste have several job options available, some of which do not require previous experience, options include:

  • HGV roles Class two available – Leicester & Northampton
  • HGV Mechanics – HO Boston Road Beaumont Leys
  • Plant Machine Operators – Enderby and Northampton
  • Site Supervisors – Desford & Enderby
  • Recycling Operatives – Enderby & Northampton
  • Transport Planners – HO Boston Road Beaumont Leys
  • Transport Planning Supervisor
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Location: Leicester

Need to know: Driving to properties fitting estate agent boards in Leicester and Leicestershire. Must have a full, clean driving license. Two roles available (1 full time and 1 part time).

£17,000 to £18,500 per year, dependent on experience.

Brockleby's food


Brockleby's have two roles available:

Trainee Artisan Pie Maker (Full Time)
We are looking for a team member who can follow instructions to ensure our pies are produced to the highest standard.

Weekend Food Festival Sales Staff
Selling our pies at Farmers Markets, Food Festivals, Country Shows and Foodie Fairs on Saturdays and/or Sundays. This is a great opportunity to use your interpersonal skills to promote and sell food, and earn £100 – £150 a day.

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Clear Channel

Outdoor Posting and Cleaning Operative with Clear Channel

Location: Leicester

If you’re looking for a flexible job to suit your commitments/interests outside of work, this could be it!

£22,000 per year.

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Complete Vehicle Accessories Ltd

Trainee/Experienced Vehicle Accessories Fitter with Complete Vehicle Accessories Ltd

Location: Barwell, Leicestershire, LE9 8BE

Providing an efficient installation service for ply and plastic linings. Fitting of roof bars, security locks, beacons etc. Liaising with office-based personnel with regards to new assignments. The role requires a good level of attention to detail, planning, communication and organisation.

Salary: £15,000 - £25,000 per year dependent on experience.

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Warehouse Sortation Operative

Location: Hinckley

No Experience Needed. Working nights at our state of the art Hub in Hinckley, LE10 3JA. Our rapid growth means you can look forward to a secure and rewarding future with great development opportunities in an increasingly successful and expanding company.

Competitive hourly rate.

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Foyle Food Group

General Operatives

Skilled and unskilled trainee meat plant/general operatives for their operations at their abattoir in Sixhills near Melton Mowbray. This is an exciting opportunity for people of all ages and abilities to develop a career in one of the UK’s largest meat processing companies.

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Technical Assistant

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the most progressive beef processing groups in Ireland and the UK.

The successful candidate will be part of a busy Technical team.

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Machine Operators

Location: Market Harborough, LE16 7QF

Full Time, Permanent 40 hours per week.

The Starting wage is £9.94 per hour, increasing to £10.46.

Previous factory or production experience is desirable but not essential.

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Gordon Ellis & Co

Production Operator

Location: Castle Donington

You will join our plastic rotational moulding team of skilled operatives, manufacturing and quality-checking a range of products. No prior experience is necessary as full training will be given.

Starting pay rate £9.21 per hour.

greggs food


Greggs have a long-standing history of working with people from disadvantaged backgrounds, including ex-offenders. At Greggs, we believe that by not overlooking any potential employees because of their past, we can select the right person and develop them to their full potential and them make a ‘Fresh Start’.

Our 'Fresh Start' programme has been recognised as an example of best practice by BITC, the Ministry of Justice and CBI.

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Industrial Wiper Co

Location: Leicester, LE5 3EB

Two roles available:

Production Operative (no experience required) 

Part Time Administration and Accounts Manager


Beaumanor Hall

Leicestershire County Council

Roles include:

Senior Sous Chef - £10.62 per hour.
Admin Support - £9.81 per hour
Junior Sous Chef - £10.20 per hour
Cook - £9.62 per hour
Events Co-ordinator - £10.20 per hour
Kitchen Porter - £9.43 per hour
Premises Officer - £18,933 per year

Location: Beaumanor Hall, Glenfield, Beacon Hill & Coalville

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Pilgrim's Pride

Production Operative role with Pilgrim's Pride

Location: Coalville, Leicestershire LE67 3DU

We have the opportunities for people who want to work either 5am - 1pm or 2pm - 10.30pm Monday to Friday, we also have 4 on 4 off shifts.

These positions are 40hrs a week permanent role.

No experience required, £9.20 per hour.

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Skill Stone


  • Experienced Bricklayers required with a valid CSCS card

Plasterer / Renderers

  • Experienced plasters / renderers required with a valid CSCS card


  • Experienced site operative with a valid CSCS card for general laboring & stone / brick / concrete repairs. Duties will include all aspects of general laboring on a busy construction site.
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Sodexo have 14 Covid-19 - Multiskilled Operative vacancies across Leicestershire, including in Leicester, Loughborough, Coalville, Oadby, Birstall, Wigston, Highfields and Belgrave.

You will complete a wide range of general daily tasks such as queue management, cleaning and deep cleaning, handing out and collecting self testing kits, providing guidance for self-testing and ensuring that the site is set up efficiently for all service users for the day.

2 Cleaner roles are also available in Leicester and Coalville.

Pay rate for all roles is £9.50 per hour.

All these jobs are part of Sodexo's Ban The Box commitments meaning that questions will not be asked about criminal records.

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Three Shires

Countryside Operatives with Three Shires Ltd

Location: Scalford, Leicestershire, LE14 4SS

Working in a construction and rail environment with potential to advance to Site Foreman. Experience and qualifications in the forestry, fencing and ground works would be desirable. Plant and machinery qualifications will be considered extremely advantageous, although training will be given to the right candidate.

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Vow Wholesale

Vow Wholesale have 30 Warehouse Operative roles available at Magna Park, Lutterworth.

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