Product Technician/Assembly Operative


Production Technician/Assembly Operative

Mon-Fri 8:30-17:00

Location - Bottesford, Leicestershire NG13 0AU

Salary: Highly Competitive to be discussed depending on experience.

This is a great Opportunity to join such a wonderful team!

As a Production Technician/Assembly Operative you can expect the benefits from HRS that come with being an employer of choice:


  • Highly competitive salary
  • 33 days holiday including Bank Holidays plus one for Birthday
  • Job Security
  • Company Pension
  • Uniform and PPE provided free
  • Access to our Internal Academy and Career Development
  • Fill Your Boots Rewards – saving an average of £400 per year
  • Working with digitally enabled work zone safety solutions
  • Career Development
  • On-site free parking
  • Refer a Friend - £500 

Why Highway Resource Solutions (HRS)

Highway Resource Solutions (HRS) was established in 2011, following the death of a Road Worker in Lincolnshire, UK. This tragic incident, caused by an errant vehicle, was the catalyst for the development of an Incursion Warning System for road workers which is now recognised as best practice by industry and Highways England. HRS specialise in the delivery of digital services and assets for sectors in temporary infrastructure, including roads, rail, utilities, and event management.

Our Mission is to provide technology-based safety solutions that will help to significantly reduce injuries and fatalities in temporary work zones, whilst providing the travelling public with accurate real-time information.

Our Values are: Forward Thinking, Reliable, Honest, Respectful and Trustworthy

About the role of Production Technician/Assembly Operative

There has never been a better time to join HRS as a Production Technician/Assembly Operative! We are a small, friendly, and growing team so there is a family feel and buzz about the place. We have had our most successful year ever! We are growing significantly – which is why we need YOU!

This is a critical and exciting role within our business and responsibilities include:

  • Your role will be to assemble mechanical and electrical components and test them in line with company procedures
  • Basic to Intermediate Soldering (through hole and surface mount)
  • Maintain accurate records (IT skills essential)
  • Working within a friendly team environment
  • working to assembly guides/instructions
  • experienced in following wiring guides
  • Working at a fast pace to set standards
  • Completing quality checks on products
  • good attitude towards work and be keen to get stuck in.
  • Ability to fault find down to component level.


What good looks like for a Production Technician/Assembly Operative

You will be a ‘Hands-on’ type of individual who is self-motivated, results driven and have a strong desire for attention to detail.

  • Working to time targets (ensuring completion of tasks at your station while still ensuring quality)
  • Be self-motivated and driven by targets (These may be by number of items assembled, or work completed per hour)
  • Have excellent time keeping, attendance, and reliability.
  • Be a positive person who can take initiative where appropriate
  • Be able to listen carefully to instructions and carrying them out specifically and in the correct order
  • Have good communication skills and work well within a team
  • Have a high level of dexterity
  • Be able to ask for help and follow procedures safely
  • Be able to consistently learn and implement quality assurance
  • Able to maintain concentration and focus on highly repetitive tasks/workload
  • Have a strong eye for detail, ability to perform a task consistently, and notice any errors that the individual, the machine, or colleagues make
  • Be able to take a methodical approach and learn on the job
  • desirable BTEC level 3 / A Levels in an electrical/electronic engineering discipline, or experience in a similar role.

Full training provided but previous experience in a similar role would be an advantage.

So, if you want to join a winning team and be part of an innovative organisation which is focussed on company growth and employee progression, click on the apply button today.


* All equipment is safety related, and as such we maintain a robust D&A Policy with random testing 


Highway Resource Solutions believe the skills, capabilities and talents of our people are the key to our success. We benefit enormously from the diversity and variety of our workforce and are fully committed to maintaining and encouraging this diversity.

The richer the mix of people, skills and cultures; the greater the range of inputs, viewpoints and experiences. Because of this, HRS is fully committed to being an equal opportunities employer, defined by its diversity and opposition to all forms of unlawful and unfair discrimination.

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