Your Career with Armacell UK

Here at Armacell, we belive that the strongest companies are built from the inside out. As a global organisation, our strength begins with our people. Our employees are our most powerful advocates and ambassadors. 

The Armacell Group employs 2.900 people and has 24 factories in 15 countries. Our employees share a common set of core values:

  • Customer experience
  • Commitment
  • Empowerment and Accountability
  • Integrity
  • Sustaninability

Current Opportunities at Armacell UK



Manufacturing Controller (Full Time, Permanent)

Office-based at Armacell UK, Oldham

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a permanent, full time experience and proactive Manufacturing Controller

Key responsibilities:

  • Being the “sparring” partner for the plant management and staff – provide financial/operational data and advice/commentary to support decision making
  • Key Member of internal UK Plant Management meetings
  • Perform the month end closing / year end closing for all operational / plant related topics
  • Preparing monthly, quarterly, and yearly reports with focus on operational controlling
  • Detailed analysis of manufacturing variances and recommended actions
  • Linking operational changes/events to Manufacturing Variances and KPI
  • Forecasting and budget preparation for operational expenses
  • Perform the costing for products (annual / Ad-hoc)
  • WAM (World-class Armacell Mindset) continuous improvement program CD Pillar Leader and important support for all other WAM pillars


Key requirements:

  • Minimum of 3 - 5 years’ experience in a manufacturing / similar industry
  • Relevant University degree with CIMA, ACA or ACCA (fully qualified or part-qualified)
  • Advanced Excel, (SAP and HFM knowledge preferrable)
  • Ability to read, analyse and interpret financial data / reports
  • Ability to think outside the box / solve problems
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Hands-on mentality and a teamplayer

Hours of work: 37.5 hours per week, from Monday to Friday

Salary: Competitive

Reports to:

Controlling manager UK & Ireland

To apply for this role, please contact or call 0161 287 7046


Production Operative (Full Time, Permanent)

Office-based at Armacell UK, Oldham


Armacell UK Ltd

An opportunity has arisen for a Production Operative based at our Chadderton site.


About The Role

We are looking for a driven and talented production operators to support the production and manufacturing of our products which will involve product inspection and packing. The role is very manual, fast paced and involves heavy lifting.

We’re are looking for someone who will promote and embody our values, who isn’t afraid of challenges and is driven to innovate, experiment and move at a fast pace.


What You Will Do

You will support the Manufacturing Team Leaders and Production Operators to contribute to the efficiency of the operation by learning all aspects of our manufacturing process to ensure efficiency.

The job duties include:

- Packing no. of tubes and coils into packaging as per quality control specification

- Printing and adhering label onto packaging as shown in packaging and labelling specification

- Assembling of packaging

- Visually checking tubes for defects i.e. print blisters, surface defects, and size

- Operating packaging machinery

- Palletise finished products

- Operating pedestrian truck

- Keeping work area clean and tidy

- Performing routine maintenance


Who You Are

To be successful you will need to demonstrate the following:

· At least 2 years Manufacturing Experience

· Be physically fit

· Able to work in a face paced environment

· Good IT Skills

· Hold a GCSE or equivalent in Maths & English



All of our production operatives work on a rotational shift pattern which you must be able to commit to when applying for this position.

Hours of work: 3 x rotating shift pattern (Monday to Friday): 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm and 10pm-6am.  Including banked hours on a Saturday or Sunday when requested, All applicants MUST be able to commit to working across all three shifts.


What We Can Offer You

· Competitive Pay starting at £10.51 per hour including shift allowance

· Service bonus scheme starting at 2% of your annual earnings which is paid in December (increases up to a maximum of 5% after 20 years’ service)

· Plant Bonus scheme (Paid in February and is linked to annual efficiency and attendance)

· Long Service awards

· Holiday entitlement – 26 days + 8 bank holidays (Also Christmas Shut Down) – Pro-Rata

· Pension Scheme (Armacell paying 6%)

· Life Assurance

· Cycle to work Scheme

· Free secure on-site parking


Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Pay: From £10.51 per hour

To apply for this role, please contact or call 0161 287 7046

Warehouse Operative (Full time, permanent)

About the role

  • Stock allocation and assembling orders as required.
  • Working alone for part of the time.
  • Fork Lift Truck (Counterbalance and Order Picker) driver.
  • Assembling orders and locate correct stock in accordance with the picking list.
  • Amend order as directed by the Shift Leader.
  • Report stock irregularities to the Shift Leader.
  • Loading transport in accordance with drop list directions.
  • Receive finished manufactured materials and allocate these to the correct location.
  • Use hand held data readers to establish correct location of stock.
  • Physical stock checks as and when required.
  • Unloading goods inwards as required.
  • Routine maintenance on stock movement equipment.
  • Stock transfers from outside warehouse

About you

  • Will hold a valid Fork Lift Truck Counterbalance licence
  • Will hold a valid Driving Licence
  • Ideally hold an Order Picker licence
  • Demonstrate a reliable track record
  • Safety conscious
  • Proactively support continuous improvement program
  • Great attitude
  • Must be able to provide good recent references and proof of eligibility to work in the UK

Additional requirements

Hours of work: 3 x rotating shift pattern (Sunday to Thursday while on nights): 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm and 10pm-6am. All applicants MUST be able to commit to working across all three shifts.


Education: High school or equivalent

Experience: Warehouse / Logistics: 2 years

Licence: Counterbalance Fork Lift Truck & Full UK Driving Licence


Salary & Benefits

Basic Salary: £10.51 per hour

Service bonus: 2% of annual earnings

Bonus scheme: Up to 5% performance related bonus

  • Generous defined contribution pension scheme (Armacell contribute 6% when Employee Contributes 3% or more.)
  • 26 days annual leave plus 8 public holidays.
  • Life assurance of up to 6 times earnings.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Free onsite parking.
  • Clean, well-organised and safety conscious working environment.

Apply Now

To submit your application, please send a cover letter and your CV to