The role of a General Operative
A General Operative or General Operator is responsible for performing a range of tasks, including assembly, packaging, and machine operation in most likely a factory-type setting. A General Operative ensures that production processes run smoothly and efficiently, maintaining a high quality and safety standard. The jobs market for General Operatives is vibrant, offering many opportunities in sectors like supply chain and logistics, engineering, manufacturing and operations. As these industries continue to grow across the country, there is a consistent demand for skilled and adaptable General Operatives. While salaries for General Operatives can vary based on location and industry, they generally offer competitive salaries, often including benefits such as overtime pay and shift allowances.
Living and Working in Laois
View and apply for current jobs in Laois at Collins McNicholas, one of Ireland's leading recruitment providers. As Ireland’s most connected region, the Midlands is one of Ireland’s fastest-growing regions for job creation. Laois is a great place to further your career with thriving industry clusters in Manufacturing, IT, Finance, Science and Engineering, which have for many years attracted top talent, skills and enterprise to the county, in particular larger towns such as Portlaoise, Mountmellick, Mountrath, Rathdowney, Portarlington, Durrow and Abbeyleix. If you’re looking for a more exciting career, with progression paths, we regularly work with and recruit for innovative start-ups as well as leading multinationals, all with amazing career opportunities to apply to today. If you don’t see any jobs in Laois that suit you right now, please call or email our Leinster office to discuss our upcoming roles.