Senior Production Line Operator

East London, London, England
up to £21,176 + Benefits
23 Nov 2016
21 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Production Line Operator, East London, Food Manufacturing Company

Position Scope:

To safely operate, maintain and improve a packing line to meet the Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) plan cost effectively to agreed customer requirements.


  • Operate packing line(s) & ancillary equipment to safety, environmental, quality, hygiene and output standards.
  • Undertake QA analysis and compare results against specified parameters.
  • Adjust plant when appropriate to ensure agreed specifications are maintained.
  • Perform scheduled and reactive line maintenance to minimise production downtime.
  • Use knowledge and experience to anticipate problems where possible and to solve problems when they do occur.
  • Use the company IT systems to record quality and performance data. Check line performance trends and material usage taking corrective action where appropriate.
  • Operate effectively within a flexible & committed team.
  • Maintain clear & concise verbal & written communication both with packing team, maintenance technicians, suppliers and customers.
  • Demonstrate initiative in seeking to continuously improve performance (both as an individual and packing line OEE).

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Basic keyboard skills and IT aptitude to input and access data
  • The ability to secure an FLT/Counterbalance licence
  • Basic verbal & written communication skills to describe problems, causes and solutions.
  • Basic planning skills to ensure routine activities can be completed
  • Positive attitude and commitment
  • Attitude of continuous improvement
  • Aptitude for basic electrical & mechanical tasks
  • Manual Handling awareness

Hours of Work:

  • 5 per week Monday to Friday
  • Rotating 12 hour shift pattern
  • 0600-1800; 1800-0600

Salary: £21,176 + Benefits

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