Machine Operative

New
  • Location
    Atherstone, Warwickshire
  • Salary
    £16.48/Hourly
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Industrial & Manufacturing
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference
    06122021


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.


4 shifts per week at 12.5 hours with a 3 week rotating pattern 6am-6.30pm, 6pm-6.30am


Overtime at a weekend is optional


Key Job Responsibilities



  • Ensure the safety checks are complete

  • Perform necessary pre-operation activities to ensure proper equipment start-up and operation on multiple pieces of equipment

  • Activate orders at the start of the shift

  • Equipment optimisation on start up



THROUGHOUT SHIFT



  • Operate / monitor multiple pieces of equipment during operation to ensure quality production and minimal unplanned stops

  • 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

  • Work fully in accordance with all local area and plant safety rules including correct PPE / RPE etc. as required across all areas of the site and as required when performing specific duties

  • Maintain a safe and clean workspace


GENERAL



  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, follow standard work and adhere to safe work practices in a continuous improvement environment

  • 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

  • Participate in improvement or problem-solving teams as allocated by shift leader

  • Communicate the results of assigned tasks through work order and shift hand over reporting.

  • Ability to work 8 or 12 hours shifts on various patterns as required within the area including weekends


Knowledge and Skills


The applicant will have the following Essential Skills



  • Previous experience operating machinery

  • A working knowledge of SAP

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

  • Previous experience as a Machine Operator preferable

  • Good knowledge of a production 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.

  • Good analytical skills and attention to detail

  • Be able to work independently and as part of a team

  • Possess good physical stamina, ability to climb ladders / gantries and work at height

  • Ability to work with chemicals, good levels of hygiene

  • Able to multitask as required

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

  • Perform other related job duties as assigned by supervision












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