Machine Operator (Maternity Cover)

Safe, efficient and effective running of the Weighing, Bagging and Checkweighing machinery on an allocated packing line.

  • Location: March
  • Reporting to: Shift Manager
  • Salary: £10.77 per hour
  • Hours of work: 4 on 4 off, Day Shift, 06:00-18:00
Key Tasks and Responsibilities
  • To ensure completion of all orders within customer specifications, meeting agreed performance targets
  • To complete all relevant checks and processes in line with company procedures including start up checks, Navision 13 and quality checks
  • To ensure effective communication at all times with key colleagues and the Senior Team Leader
  • Proactive interaction with the Engineers & Process technicians on machine related issues and opportunities
  • Engage in departmental continuous improvement activities
  • To take responsibility for ensuring work area is tidy and safe at all times
Key attributes, skills and abilities

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Have experience of working in a similar role in a manufacturing environment
  • Proficient at operating machinery within their area of responsibility
  • Be able to pay close attention to detail and adhere to company procedures
  • Be a decision maker, able to prioritise and work under pressure
  • Have excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Be flexible (holiday and absence cover across all shifts as necessary)
  • Be Self motivated
Closing date: 29 May 2020