An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Machine Operative to join our Packaging Solutions client, based at their site in Bradford West Yorkshire. The client is a global leader in packaging solutions & work with a number of high end clients to provide packaging solutions, enabling the product to reach its target audience through smart packaging. The main purpose of the role is to contribute toward production output through quality checking & packing products in line with the customer’s requirements.

The Role

  • Working from spec sheets
  • Quality checking products
  • Packing products from fast paced machine
  • Manually packing & palletising
  • Keep the machine running to maximum efficiencies
  • Report any machine faults to the line manager to reduce downtime and waste to improve productivity levels
  • Operating, adjusting & machine change overs
  • Completion of paper work in relation to quantities & quality 
  • Booking work out through the IT system
  • Working to production targets
  • Adhering to site policy & health & safety procedures
  • Keeping the production area clean

The Candidate

  • Must have previous machine operating experience
  • Will have experience of working on fast paced machinery
  • Have the ability to work to production targets
  • Ideally previous experience of setting machines / machine change overs
  • A good level of communication & IT skills required
  • Knowledge of ISO standards is advantageous
  • Must be able to work as part of a team

Salary & Benefits

  • Working a shift to include, days,  nights & Saturdays
  • Day Shift £8.21 Mon – Sat 6am – 6pm
  • Night Shift £9.03 Sun – Fri 6pm – 6am
  • 28 days holiday including stats rising to 33 inc stats after qualifying period
  • Free onsite parking
  • Regular overtime available paid at an enhanced rate
  • Company pension scheme
  • Excellent working environment
  • Initially on a temporary basis with a view to going permanent after a successful period

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