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Production Operative


Job Description:

Operator - Key Roles, Responsibilities & Requirements
General Accountability:
- Reports directly to the Operations Manager but shall also be accountable to the Process Shift Leader for day-to-day duties.
- Works within a small team to achieve daily production & delivery plan by performing all their required duties.
- Continuously maintains an exemplary safe, clean & tidy workplace
Specific Accountability:
Working as a member of the process team your tasks will include: -

  • Load shipping containers with Sulphur bulk product by use of a telescopic loading conveyor.
  • Inspect the product forming machines to ensure they are running at optimum performance.
  • Carry out operational rounds of all processes.
  • Cut large sheets of wood for our container loading process.
  • Inspects and replenish the fume scrubber system and filter.
  • Using a permit approved system for Sulphur deliveries.
  • Once trained to carry out inspection rounds of our steam boiler.
  • Carry out and assist with maintenance tasks.
  • Carry out general cleaning duties.
  • Always wear the designated PPE for the task being performed in the defined and appropriate manner, immediately reporting any defects or significant signs of wear.
  • Manual lifting of wooden boards (20 kg) using a 2-person lift.

Individual Requirements & Skills:
- Enthusiastic, disciplined, hands-on, can do work ethic
- Natural team player who supports and helps other team members
- Enjoys working within a small team environment buy can adapt to working on their own if required.
- Very strong regard for Health, Safety & Environmental considerations
- Good verbal and written communication skills and numeracy skills
- Flexible approach towards shift work and the working week.
- Ability to work at heights
- Manual lifting and handling
- A large part of your shift will involve working outside

We are looking for a professional, friendly individual who can work individually or as part of a team (consisiting of 3 people). Training will be given on the various plant processes as required.

Role will involve shift rotation (further details discussed on application)

shifts will consist of earlies (06:00 - 14:00) Lates (14:00 - 22:00) and Nights (22:00 - 06:00) this will be for 5 days per week Monday - Friday.

Hourly pay rates:

  • Early shift £13.72 per hour.
  • Late shift £16.46 per hour.
  • Night Shift £18.25 per hour.

This is initially for 6 months but long term is viable for the right candidate

  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Other