Picking and Packing

  • Location
    Bridgend, Bridgend
  • Salary
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Manufacturing and Production
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Pharmaceuticals

An excellent opportunity has arisen to join our client a leader in the Medical Technology & Diagnostics field. Our client is looking to recruit Picking/Packing Operators based in Bridgend CF31 3NA. This a full-time shift role working 12 hour shifts of 4 on / 4 off working 6am - 6pm or 6pm-6am. This is a temporary ongoing contract to start ASAP.

Pay Rate: £12.10 per hour

Overtime available

Shifts : Roting 2 shift rota to include , Days and Nights

Hours : Days 6am-6pm, nights 6pm-6am - 35.25 hours per week

3 shifts of 11.45 hours - 3 days on/4 days off within a week.


  • Work safely in line with behavioural safety principles

  • Compliance with PPE requirements

  • Keep workstations and area clean and tidy

  • Spot potential hazards and report promptly to your team leader

  • Complete guarding, emergency stops and interlock checks and report issues promptly

  • Attend all mandatory safety training

  • Comply with the product specifications

  • To ensure that the job is carried out to right first-time principles

  • Resolve problems as they occur e.g. reconciliation issues, out of specification readings

  • Report any issues to Technicians / Team Leaders / Supervisors immediately

  • To operate machinery to specification and meet daily job requirements in order to achieve scheduled production targets.

  • To complete all relevant documentation

  • Evaluate breakdowns / stoppages, inform Technician and Team Leader promptly and always seek out alternative work.

  • Learn departments processes, procedures and equipment and apply this learning consistently

  • Provide a full and detailed shift handover

  • Co-operate and communicate with colleagues, supervision and support groups.

  • Communicate with colleagues and team leaders at shift handover to ensure any problems are left with full explanation as agreed with Team Leader/Supervisor.

  • To participate in training and ensure that all training is applied effectively

  • Contribute to and support continuous improvement initiatives such as Lean Six Sigma etc as requested.

  • Running the machines to specification

  • Performing process quality checks

  • Evaluate breakdowns and stoppages and communicate issues in a timely manner

Skills and Experience

Proven experience of working in a fast-paced production environment running assembly machines, a good eye for quality and experience of manual repetitive tasks. Experience working within a cleanroom environment an advantage.

For an immediate interview please can you submitt a cv.

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