Production Operative

£7.85 - 8.65 per hour
11 Jul 2018
08 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Production Operative

Location: Wolverhampton

Hours: This will require working a flexible weekly 2 shift pattern i.e. 7am - 7pm / 7pm  - 7am with possible weekend and overtime when required.

Salary: Starting rate is £7.85/hr /Normally training takes 4-6 weeks / Salary after training £8.65 / hour breaks also paid

Our client is a well established Polythene Recycling, Polythene Film Extrusion and Polythene Film Conversion services provider. They operate from a large manufacturing facility based in Wolverhampton.

Due to continued success, our client is currently looking for Production Operatives to join their busy team.

Duties Will Include:

  • You will carry out operating/setting of multiple blown film extrusion lines and a variety of product assembly operations, inspection, testing, and material/component processing tasks to meet production schedule requirements to the high standard expected.
  • You will be trained to set, run, QC test and undertake maintenance activities on multiple extrusion lines, within our continuous process operation.
  • You will be expected to operate, set-up and troubleshoot a range of production equipment and instruments including blown film extruders, reeling machines and quality control test equipment, efficiently meeting all production work requirements allocated following operating procedures and works instructions.
  • You will be expected to produce the highest standard of work possible, in accordance with the Company‘s and ISO9001 / 14001 processes and to work as a member of a team helping to implement and carry out all company working practices and Health, Safety and Environmental procedures.


Knowledge, Key Skills and Experience:

  • Running extrusion lines preferable otherwise experience in plastic processing industry generally.
  • Experience of setting and operating machinery within a manufacturing environment.
  • Practical hands-on mechanical ability & problem solving.
  • Organised and methodical.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work without direct supervision.
  • Excellent organisation skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, able to work as part of a larger team.
  • Able to work to deadlines with an attention to detail.
  • Previous production, plastics manufacturing or factory experience would be beneficial but not essential.

If you feel you’re the ideal candidate that our client is looking for, then end I your CV today by clicking the APPLY button below.

Keywords: Production Operative, Production Assistant, Warehouse Operative, Production Technician, Technician, Manufacturing and Production, Manufacturing

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