Textile Machine Operative

8.26 - 9.00 GBP Hourly
16 May 2019
17 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Travail Employment Group LTD is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


•To conduct themselves in a safe manner at all times, ensuring the complete Health and Safety of themselves and their colleagues, and observe and follow the company H&S Policy

•To be responsible for the production of yarn from a block of machines.

•To ensure that the yarn produced is of a consistently good quality.

•To ensure that the manufacturing ticket is followed exactly when setting-up a new yarn job.

•To monitor the creels and make sure that the exact instructions are being followed with all jobs.

•To ensure that each individual machine in their charge is threaded and running correctly.

•To report any issues with the individual machine to the Supervisor.

•To monitor the yarn quality during its production.

•To rectify any quality issues caused by the individual machine being faulty.

•To check each package of yarn doffed, to ensure the quality is of the required standard.

Hours of work:

Monday to Friday 2pm - 10pm, 6am -2pm or 10-6 shift

Education / Skills / Knowledge / Experience

•Literate and numerate.

•Good work ethic

•Onboard training well

Personal Competencies

•An understanding of H&S.

•Physically fit.

•To be able to follow instructions.

•Knowledge of yarn production and familiarity with woven fabric is desirable.

Training Requirements

(Induction elements + training required to reach full competence in role)

Full process Training will be given

Induction :

•H&S induction

•HR paperwork, processes etc.

•Client Induction (to be tailored e.g. site visits)

Training (on the job, in-house, external) :

•Machine operation

•Quality requirements


Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Job Type: Temporary


•Machine Operative: 2 years (Required)


•Huddersfield HD1 (Preferred)


Please forward your CV for further information please contact Izabela on (phone number removed) for a confidential discussion.

Travail has been established since 1977 and has an extensive network of branches nationwide. Our Huddersfield branch was opened in 1995 and has specialist consultants who each deal with different market segments. To apply for this or other similar roles in Huddersfield, Halifax, Elland, Brighouse, Dewsbury or Batley area, please contact our office on (phone number removed)