Machine Operative – Saxmundham, Suffolk
Our client is a bespoke corrugated packaging manufacturer and supplier of packaging materials based in Suffolk. They are currently looking to recruit a Machine Operative to join their expanding production team, working primarily on their main Casemaker machine. This position offers the opportunity to join a thriving growing business.
The ideal candidate will have some experience of working in a fast paced manufacturing environment to ensure machines run efficiently and correctly to customer requirements.
The role will involve working as part of a production team; requiring a good communicator and motivator, who is willing to take part in problem solving and continuous improvement exercises. The right candidate will be hardworking, flexible, dedicated and reliable, and willing to learn and embrace new skills.
Responsibilities / Duties:
Make sure high standards of product quality are maintained at all times
Ability to prioritise, organise and allocate work accordingly
Carry out quality control checks on finished product
Set up machine between different jobs and ensure set time targets are met
Carry out basic maintenance tasks on the machine
Ensure all equipment is in a safe and serviceable condition
Enforce and promote safety and housekeeping in your area of work
Actively promote increases in machine efficiency to achieve budgeted targets of production uptime, speed and casemaker waste
Complete all paperwork to communicate issues and maintain standards and performance
To report safety and hazard faults to ensure all work is carried out safely
Ensure a rapid response to machine failures and breakdowns and inform relevant departments (planning and despatch)
Ensure cleaning schedules are kept up to date (daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly checks)
Hours of work: Monday- Friday 06.30am - 15.30pm
Pay from £23,000 - £26,000 dependant on experience!
Contact 'Chris' on 01728 833880 / send your CV via email to platinumpersonnel (at symbol) btconnect (dot) com