Why should you choose a job as a Cable Making Operative at Autac?

The growth and success of our people ensures the growth and success of our business. That’s why we’re committed to only employing the best at Autac.

We’re currently looking for Cable Making Operatives to join the team at our Macclesfield premises.

Here’s three reasons you might want to consider applying:

1.You’re joining a third-generation family business. Our Managing Director David Lowe and his wife Sallie, our Finance Director, and the rest of the Autac team, have worked hard to create a warm, friendly working environment. We’re a small (and, dare we say, fun) team, and everyone has the opportunity to contribute, be heard, and progress.


2.You’re joining a growing business. Since its establishment in 1964, Autac has built a solid reputation in retractable cable manufacture across a wide breadth of industries, including food, transport, marine, and medical. Our business is ambitious and, particularly over the last three years, has grown at lightning rate. Our growth creates opportunity for everyone to develop their knowledge and skills, gain reward and recognition, and maximise their potential.


3.You’re joining an innovative business. We’re known for our innovative, can-do attitude. We pride ourselves on building cutting-edge cables for our customers, and are excited by what we are achieving in new areas like EV.

About the Cable Making Operative role

  • Salary: £9.50 per hour.
  • Holidays: 20 days paid holiday p.a. plus public holidays.
  • Hours: 40 hours per week operating shift patterns between 6am -10pm with a 30- minute unpaid lunch break.
  • Working in a fast-paced factory environment.

Qualities we’re looking for

  • Strong organisational & communication skills
  • Ability to work with computers (Data Input)
  • Be a Team player and able to work independently
  • Task management and prioritisation
  • Motivation
  • Attention to detail
  • Will embrace our company mantra, “Helping you to succeed”

Duties will include but not limited to:

  • Manufacturing of cable
  • Stripping coils off mandrels
  • Coiling cables
  • Reversing cables
  • End preparations of cables

If you are looking for a career that brings exciting challenges and opportunities, then Autac is the place for you.

How to apply

Email your CV and covering letter to our Recruitment Department at: jobs@autac.co.uk. Any questions? Please contact 01625 619277.


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