Production Operative

  • Location
    Bridgnorth, Shropshire
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Production
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference
    JN-062021-190189

Production Operative


Bridgnorth


Permanent Opportunity


Excellent Salary + Benefits



This is an exciting new opportunity to work for a growing company / industry, with excellent opportunities within the business to develop, which also comes with great rates of pay + benefits.



The General Operator reports directly to the Section Leader on a Day-to-Day shift basis. The role sits within the Operations team of the designated Area/Department within our business and will function as part of an efficient and productive team to operate the machinery and plant in the department.



You will work as a member of a shift to include all aspects of our business; whether this being from recycle scrap processed material and remelt virgin ingot, through to involvement in the aluminium rolling slab process on to finishing area and logistics - all to which must meet the required specification and level of quality using the plant and equipment within the department as instructed; to meet with our customer's expectations.



The Production Operative is responsible for ensuring:


* Working according to safe working procedures and that correct PPE is in use and worn at all times


* Consistency in operation by using correct operating practises and procedures at all times and carries out the correct quality inspection practises.


* Operating to the safe working practises and that all equipment is also operating safely bringing faults as they occur to the attention of the Shift Section Leader, Engineering and Production Management for rectification


* Ensuring that the area is kept in a clean and tidy condition and that safety is considered at all times



The Production Operative must be able to communicate:


* Clearly any issues arising directly with the Shift Section Leader, Production Management and Engineering to identify and faults on the machinery and plant such that actions can be taken to repair or replace faulty equipment during maintenance periods


* With other Operators especially at shift hand over; where necessary, with Section Leaders in other production areas



The Production Operative role includes; but is not limited to:


* Take samples from the metal and check the quality, surface finish, composition and purity of the metal


* Has practical knowledge of the procedures, manufacturing processes, and methods within the area


* Good working knowledge of plant and machinery with the area to include forklift trucks and overhead cranes and mobile plant for which they will be trained and qualified



Above all you must be adaptable to work across the whole business adhering to Health and Safety measures that are at the forefront of our company.



Production Operative - Package


* Shift position 4 on (2 days, 2 nights) and 4 off


* Pension up to 7% matched contribution - salary sacrifice with part NI saving returned


* 4 x Annual Salary Life Insurance


* Private Health Cash Plan Package - can be increased to incorporate dependants


* Monthly and Annual Company Performance Bonus



Due to the nature of the business, the Production Operative should be aware that under special circumstances (e.g., breakdowns, outage periods, etc.) longer working hours or working approved overtime might be required to fulfil the duties of the role.


If you feel you have the right experience and skill set for the role of Production Operative; then please don't hesitate to apply for the role.











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