Production Operative

  • Location
    Wolverhampton, West Midlands
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Chemicals & Paints
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference
    JN-092021-203415

Title: Production Operative (with blasting experience)


Location: Wolverhampton


Duration: 6 months (high chance of converting to a permanent position)


Start Date: ASAP


Shift: Mon - Thurs 8:00 am - 4:45 pm, Fri 8:00 - 12:00.




Adecco UK are recruiting for a Production Operative with masking and blasting experience on behalf of our prestigious client.



Job Description



  • Preparation of parts for plating by blasting (using various blasting media)

  • Interpret drawings.

  • Preparation of parts by masking using tapes

  • Conducting basic surface treatment operation, etching, etc.

  • Capable with training of performing any other chemical process within the manufacturing route

  • Operating to quality procedures as dictated by the company

  • Completion of plating technique sheets in full

  • Competent in handling of hazardous substances and chemicals

  • Conversant with chemical HS&E requirements

  • Capable of making chemical additions to various vats with training

  • Capable of reading drawings/procedures and understanding process specifications

  • Awareness of Operator Self Inspection OSI

  • Assessment of plated features for conformance to drawing and specification requirements including use of measurement equipment (eg micrometres, Vernier's, bowers and plug gauges)

  • Completion of all batch specific tests

  • Ensuring plating baths are fit for purpose by conducting daily monitoring

  • Production of periodic test pieces to demonstrate process compliance

  • Aid in quality control systems, investigations (i.e. non-conformance reviews, root cause analysis), continuous improvement activity, etc.

  • Participate in continuous improvement activities

  • Booking in and out of parts using FIFO (first in first out) system

  • De-masking and stripping




Personal Characteristics



  • Flexible approach with willingness to work as part of a team

  • Keen to participate in a continuous improvement

  • Calm under pressure and responsive to change

  • Good communication skills

  • Able to work own initiative

  • Looking for someone who is flexible with working hours












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