£33k per year + Salary includes shift allowance
about 1 month ago
The company is one of Europe's largest manufacturers and distributors of polymer materials. They are looking to recruit a Production Technician To operate all production lines and ancillary equipment with accountability for effective use of plant and equipment in meeting targets for Health and Safety, Production quantities and Quality. The Production technician will ideally have experience of working in a chemicals/extrusion/plastics manufacturing environment.
Working Hours are 4 x 12 hour day shifts and 4 x 12 hour night shifts with 4 off in between each block.
Duties of the Production Technician will include:
Ensure that all statutory and company standards for Health, Safety and Environmental Protection are recognised and maintained throughout the duration of the shift
Ensure machinery is operated within Health and Safety guidelines and departmental procedures
Work as an effective team member to meet production requirements from interpretation of given planned output information and knowledge of operator skills and experience.
Complete production documentation to enable progress against production targets
Liaise with maintenance staff to ensure optimum utilisation of production and ancillary equipment
Ensure that product quality standards are met and maintained, support Shift Leader in making judgmental decisions where required.
Ensure vigilance to any breakdowns and malfunctions, reporting them immediately to the Shift Leader
Control process of mixing, melting, extruding, cooling, drying and cutting through all machines
Assist in the packaging of finished products
Assist the Shift Quality Controller in his activities as directed by the Shift Leader
The Production Technician will have:
Experience in a manufacturing environment
License for driving a counter-balance fork lift truck, with refresh within the last 5 years desirable
Teamwork - Supports team activities, a team player, contributes to overall team objectives Personal Drive - Self-starter, shows involvement
Developing Self - Is willing to learn new ways of working
To apply for this position, please forward your CV to email@example.com.
Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.