Converting Packer

  • Location
    Atherstone, Warwickshire
  • Salary
    £ 9.59 - £ 11.89 / Hourly
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Manufacturing and Production
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Manufacturing

We are currently looking for a Converting Packer to join our Converting Production Department in Atherstone, Warwickshire.

Will be rotating shifts, Morning, afternoons and evenings

The Atherstone plant is part of a multi-site international group. The Manufacturing process is complex using high-value capital equipment and it involves a mix of mechanical, electrical and process engineering technologies.

The site works on a continuous three shift working pattern and there is a high emphasis placed upon equipment availability and adherence to world class standards of operation and maintenance. The successful candidates will support the Converting Production Department by packing product and supporting production operations that are a vital contribution to the business success.

The Site is growing and investing in new technology. This is an excellent time to be joining as there are fantastic career opportunities going forward within the department and the UK.

Key Job Responsibilities


  • Attend and contribute to Tier 1 (cell brief)

  • Make packing area ready to run

  • Check correct packaging matches product and order

  • Quality - check product alignment


  • Complete hourly production tracker


  • Quality - complete first & last pallet/order checks, sign of sheet & sticker

  • Quality - ensure the product meets the quality standards

  • Quality - complete visual checks

  • Undertake housekeeping roles

  • Pack all finished goods in accordance with standards

  • Clean machines, report any damage found


  • 40 mins breaks in 12 hour shift.


  • Tidy packing station and area around machine including inside bottom of machine


  • Work fully in accordance with all local area and plant safety rules, risk assessments and HazCards including correct PPE / RPE etc. as required when performing duties

  • Communicate proactively with team members and support teams to ensure continuous production of the correct product at high quality levels with minimal wasted time and materials

  • Participate in improvement or problem-solving teams

  • Communicate the results of assigned tasks through lead hands.

Knowledge and Skills

The applicant will have the following Essential Skills

  • Good basic understanding of PC software and able to interpret, record and report information accurately

  • Good knowledge of working and ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic, changing environment, follow standard work in a continuous improvement environment

  • Ability to follow process and product standards and technical instructions to allow for product and process experimentation including noting results where required

  • Must be able to liaise with support teams to help problem solve product, process and machine issues.

  • Be able to work as part of a team; we are looking for a confident individual with good communication skills and good attention to detail

  • Ability to maintain concentration levels during routine activities

  • Good levels of hygiene as working with abrasives

  • Able to multitask as required

  • Good time keeping and ability to be flexible and work shifts including weekends where required

The following skills are Desirable

  • A working knowledge of SAP

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