Direct Plastics offers a wide range of careers, from apprentices to management, with all the roles in between needed to run a busy business! We have a relaxed and friendly working environment, whilst being totally dedicated to satisfying our customers’ needs.

Ever since we were established in 1975, we have been adapting our processes and manufacturing methods to suit the specific requirements of our loyal and ever-growing customer base. We have opportunities for experienced machinists and fabricators as well as trainees and there is a dedicated sales and customer service department.

Direct Plastics is a part of the Oadby group of companies, the UK's leading stockholder and processor of fabrication, engineering and display plastics with a growing conveyor component side. Direct Plastics and the Oadby Group are always keen to promote from within. And as you would expect from an Investors in People accredited company, we are keen to develop and support our staff across their working life.

Vision: There is a clear plan for growth and improvements within the Group. Objectives include a plan for the upgrade or replacement of buildings and facilities, as well as the potential for new branches or further company acquisitions. This will allow for more stock to be carried and quicker customer service. Additional growth will come through innovative new products being sold to existing and new customers.

Our values: What makes us different and stand out is our approach to relationships, sustainability, quality and service. This extends beyond the expected customer focus, to all our employees. Our staff retention is testament to the company culture and career opportunities we offer. We are committed to reducing our environmental impact and continually improving our environmental performance and operating methods.

Culture: We work hard to retain our positive family culture whilst embracing controlled growth. The company shares in the success of the business by operating a Bonus Scheme which is open to all and is accrued from day one of employment. We reward those who stay with us, offering increased holiday entitlement and a gift purchase scheme as a thank you.

How to apply: Click on the jobs below for more information and to apply to the vacancy. If there is a particular role you are seeking that doesn’t appear in our vacancies list, please send your CV anyway to to be considered for future opportunities.