Advanced Operator

  • Location
    Alfreton, Derbyshire
  • Salary
    £24,466.50/Year
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Industrial & Manufacturing
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference
    JN-032020-125147


As an Advanced Operator you'll have a great understanding of all aspects of a production line operation, the focus of your role will be on activities that require specific technical knowledge. You'll receive all the training and support you need to become a workplace expert and gain an in-depth knowledge of operating specific machinery or equipment in your area.


You will be responsible for:



  • Respecting and adhering to standards in key areas such as health and safety, environment, hygiene, food safety and of course product quality assurance

  • Operating equipment to standard settings and monitoring to ensure it's running correctly as well as monitoring regularly to ensure production targets are achieved

  • Performing autonomous and preventative maintenance to keep the equipment running efficiently

  • As a workplace expert, train and coach team members to up skill and develop line capability with regards to equipment, processes and standard operating procedures


We're looking for people with;



  • Experience within a production or manufacturing environment where you have been responsible for machinery or running production line equipment and a desire to learn new skills and develop your capabilities further

  • An understanding in the use of lean tools such as root cause analysis, 5S workplace organisation and the SMED change over process and you will ideally have used these or other lean practices in your previous roles

  • Great communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively with key departments and support colleagues

  • A flexible and adaptable mind set in order to respond effectively and efficiently to changing production requirements


As well as the training we will provide, we coach and mentor our employees to progress and develop your career. This is a permanent position and requires you to work a rotating shift pattern of Nights (10pm - 6am) Afternoons (2pm - 10pm) and Mornings (6am - 2pm). This pattern may change in line with production requirements, so a flexible approach is key.


Benefits Include:



  • 10% pay increase following completion of probation

  • Pension Contribution

  • 25 days plus 8 bank holidays

  • Private medical Scheme

  • Life Assurance 4 x Salary

  • Free Secure Car Parking

  • Learning & Development / Career Development Paths

  • Subsidised on-site canteen

  • 25% discount on products in on site retail store











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Please apply with your CV to: Abigail Jones