ichiban is growing and so is our requirement for quality people to join our thriving team.

As a thriving, independent business we can offer a proven career pathway for all applicants through continued training and development. Many of our current staff started as Production Operatives and now hold supervisory and managerial roles. Other members of our staff have developed new careers into areas such as Technical, Engineering, Human Resources and Logistics.

If you would like the opportunity to develop your career with a forward thinking employer then please download an application form and send it to the HR Department at ichiban UK, Church Farm, Earl Stonham, Suffolk, IP14 5EE or via recruitment@ichibanuk.com

Download – Application Form

By downloading, completing and submitting this application form you consent to us passing your application to our recruitment partner (Stafforce – www.stafforce.co.uk).

If you are unsuccessful, ichiban UK will destroy your application form no later than six months from your submission. Stafforce have agreement with ichiban UK to destroy unsuccessful application forms no later than six months from submission.


Our current vacancies are as listed below.


 Production Operatives

For Production Operative vacancies we may pass your details onto our recruitment partner, Stafforce.

Skilled  Production Operatives

We have a number of skilled vacancies such as

Machine Minders (up to the equivalent of £11.06 per hour)

Line Leaders (up to the equivalent of £11.73 per hour)

If you are interested in any of these roles, please contact us at mailto:recruitment@ichibanuk.com

Apprenticeship Opportunities

We have a number of apprenticeship opportunities. Contact recruitment@ichibanuk.com for more information or check out the website of our apprenticeship partner, West Suffolk College www.wsc.ac.uk

Applications made through this website will not be accepted from any third parties or recruitment agencies. If you are a recruitment agency, ichiban UK use a preferred supplier list that is annually reviewed.