Production Operator



Newton, UK
Posted on Friday, June 9, 2023

Build a career powered by innovations that matter! At Novanta, our innovations power technology products that are transforming healthcare and advanced manufacturing—improving productivity, enhancing people’s lives and redefining what’s possible. We create for our global customers engineered components and sub-systems that deliver extreme precision and performance for a range of mission-critical applications—from minimally invasive surgery to robotics to 3D metal printing.

Novanta is one global team with over 26 offices located in The Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific. Looking for a great place to work? You have found it with a culture that embraces teamwork, collaboration and empowerment. Come explore Novanta.


This job is responsible for supporting production.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Assisting with the assembly, packing, and cleaning of product.
  • To comply with company policies, procedures and core values.
  • To provide holiday cover within the department.
  • To maintain a clean and safe working environment.

General Tasks

  • Strict compliance with the quality, occupational safety and environmental regulations.
  • Implementation of the instructions of the quality / environmental management representative and the occupational safety specialist.

Required Experience, Education, Skills, Training and Competencies

  • Pro-active in work approach and ability to escalate promptly through the correct channels.
  • Highly flexible and adaptable with the ability to multi-task and grow within a fast-working environment.
  • Strong organisational skills and ability to focus on detail.
  • Effective communicator and strong team player.
  • No experience is required, just a can-do attitude.
  • Evidence of Numeracy as a minimum
  • Passionate and ambitious, taking pride in the job at hand.
  • Committed to company policy, procedures & core values

Travel Requirements

  • None.

Physical Requirements

  • Able to lift 18Kg.

Novanta is proud to be an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action workplace. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, military and veteran status, disability, genetics, or any other category protected by federal law or Novanta policy.

Please call +1 781-266-5700 if you need a disability accommodation for any part of the employment process.