Machine Production Operator

13 Jun 2019
05 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Machine Production Operator

Salary Negotiable plus benefits and overtime

Our client has a new exciting opportunitie for a Machine Production Operator to work as part of a dynamic team in a fast paced challenging environment, to ensure the smooth running and maintenance of an extensive extrusion line. This will include production, warehouse and engineering duties.

You will be manufacturing products in line with company standards and procedures and values currently the work is on a day two shift system, however the long term with go onto a 3 shift rotating work pattern.

The Machine Production Operator will have the:

• Ability to understand equipment intricacies to think and plan ahead to prevent breakdown
• First level maintenance of equipment
• Assisting Engineering department when needed
• Replenishment of raw products and good communication with Stores to ensure no line shortages
• Running of large extrusion lines (start up, shut down and run)
• Daily usage of Fork truck (Training will be given)
• Transfer of Chemicals from Tankers to Silos (Training will be given)
• Carry out any task that is asked if Production is on stop to ensure continued smooth running of Site
• Maintenance and engineering checks and reporting for Equipment wear
• Use of power tools and heavy lifting equipment
• 5S methodology and team building culture to be adhered to and participated in
• Participation of continuous improvement activities ( Kaizens, A3 projects, Lean Manufacturing)
• Assist with Audits and stock counting
• Train others and knowledge share within the teams and departments

The Machine Production Operator position is based in the Huntingdon area. (Alconbury)

For more information on this exciting opportunity please contact Lisa Parsons