Production Operative Flexible Workers

Indigo Herbs is a well-established and fast-growing manufacturer and online retailer of natural health & nutrition products. We currently sell both nationally and internationally to retail and trade customers. We manufacture products onsite under our own brand and sell guest brands, offering over 2000 product lines.


We are looking for individuals to join our bank of flexible workers who provide additional support during times of peak demand, sickness and holiday cover. The work is at our production facility in Dyehouse Lane, Glastonbury which is open 09:00 – 17:00 Monday to Friday. Flexible workers may be asked to work 6 or 8 hour shifts during this time. As a flexible worker you are not under any obligation to accept shifts offered to you and Indigo Herbs is under no obligation to offer you shifts. However, once you have accepted a shift we would expect you to work it. Historically we have been able to offer our flexible workers substantial shifts, often regular ones. Where a regular need / pattern is established we are always happy to offer our flexible workers permanent shifts.

Opportunity details

Contract type: Permanent (based on the needs of our flexible worker pool)
Location: Glastonbury
Start date: ASAP
Pay rate: £8.41 per hour 

Responsibilities & Duties

The role of production operative can at times be physically demanding and will involve lifting and manual handling so you will need to be physically fit and able to carry this out. You will be on your feet all day.

You will be assisting with the manufacture of Indigo Herbs products. This involves measuring and packing ingredients into retail units, cleaning your production area at the end of each product run and end of day cleaning. You may be asked to perform additional tasks by your supervisor including helping with deliveries, sealing products, and general warehouse activities. You would also be responsible for abiding by Health and Safety, organic and quality legislation and policies. Training will be provided

We offer a generous staff discount on our products and a friendly & supportive working environment.

The successful candidates

We are looking for a hard working, trustworthy and friendly individual with:

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent punctuality
  • The ability to quickly learn how to use new systems
  • Good interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Good communication skills (spoken and written English)
  • Good team work
  • Ability to work calmly under pressure and bring a positive attitude to work

The application process

Please give comprehensive details on this application form, of relevant skills and experience, including dates, and attach your CV if you have one. Once submitted, your application will be considered. Succesful applicants will be contacted for a telephone call. If we all agree that becoming an Indigo Herbs flexible worker is right for you, you will be added to our flexible worker pool. Full details of our flexible worker onboarding process will be provided at this point. This process includes at least one fully paid trial shift.

Good luck.

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