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Manufacturing Technician

We are looking for a Manufacturing Technician to join our Manuplas team in Plymouth, assisting in the manufacture and supply of buoyancy and fendering products for the subsea and marine industries.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Following precise manufacturing instructions for production of a variety of products
  • Mixing and preparing materials, including pouring casting materials into moulds
  • Shaping, rolling and heat laminating foam using hand tools and machinery
  • General support and labour activities across all production set up and processes
  • Maintaining tools and equipment, including cleaning and safe storage
  • Maintaining high levels of housekeeping; taking pride in your working areas
  • Working in line with requirements of quality, health and safety, and environmental management systems.

Ideal candidates will be:

  • Experienced within a manufacturing / production environment
  • Capable of following precise written instructions
  • Able to create/keep effective written records
  • Comfortable working alone on own initiative as well as being a dedicated team player.

The role is contracted to 40 hours per week, working day shifts Monday-Friday. Flexibility for shift work (days, backs, nights) will be required, in line with business needs, plus overtime.

If this sounds like the role for you, please apply online via Indeed or email your CV to

How to apply

Interested? Send your cv to

Or post to HR Department, Advanced Insulation, Unit E Quedgeley West Business Park, Bristol Road, Gloucester GL2 4PA