Machine Operator

GBP8.99 - 9.74 per hour
28 Sep 2018
26 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Machine Operator

Location: Elland

Shifts: Nights 6pm-6am Monday to Thursday 48 Hours per Week.

Pay rate: Nights GBP9.93 Per Hour

Role: Machine Operator

These roles can lead to permanent positions for successful candidates.

Our Client based on the outskirts of Halifax and Huddersfield is currently looking for Wood Machinists to join their well-established and busy operation.

Our long-standing client is one of the largest and most successful companies in Europe in their market. They supply to the most prominent names in the furniture industry and cover industry sectors ranging from manufacturers right through to retailers.

New starters will be operating Wood Machines such as; edge banders, drills, crosscut saws, beam saws and routers. Previous experience from wood industry is preferred.

Please be aware that due to the nature of the products, some heavy lifting may be required as part of this role although most of the role is using automated machines.

This company can offer further training and progression for the individuals who show willingness to learn excellent work ethic and perform well in their daily tasks.

Attributes we are looking for machine operator:

Manufacturing background and understanding of manufacturing process
Experience of operating wood machinery
Ability to work as a part of the team and also on the individual basis
Good timekeeping and attendance record
Checking machine is running smoothly/dealing with issues
Operating Edge banding machines
Operating Crosscut saw machines
Operating Drill machines
Operating CNC machines
Operating Beam Saw machines

Previous experience can include the following:

Knowledge of common warehouse layouts and their functionality

Experience in picking, packing and moving merchandise safely

Working within a production environment
Replenishing stock in the correct warehouse locations
Ability to work at speed
Pride in keeping the production and warehouse areas tidy and organised
Stock taking
Labelling stock
Quality checking outgoing stock
Completing all production & warehousing tasks within allotted time frames
Performing general warehouse duties
Stock audits
Wood machinist
Wood work experience for this role is ESSENTIAL

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