We are looking for a Machine Setter / Operator, who is responsible for setting and operating corrugated packaging machinery.

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Specific Accountabilities:

  • Working as part of the manufacturing team, initially in training as necessary, to set, operate and monitor high specification production machinery in a fast-paced factory environment.
  • Working with, and operating, machinery and processing equipment to required quality procedures, ensuring production schedules and customer expectations are met at all times.
  • Complying with Company Health and Safety rules and procedures to ensure that all activities are carried out in a safe manner.
  • Maintaining plant and equipment in good order and report any defects for corrective action.
  • Following systems and standard operating procedures to ensure a high standard of housekeeping, hygiene and cleanliness on the shop floor.
  • Completing all relevant process documentation.
  • Looking at process improvements to operate more efficiently to increase productivity and reduce waste.
  • Assist in training and development of colleagues on machines.

Personal Profile:

  • Ideal candidates will have previous machine setting and operating experience in the corrugated packaging industry with one or more of the following specific skills:
    • Casemaking
    • Flexographic printing
    • Die cutting (either flatbed or rotary)
    • Multi point gluing
  • Experience of automated technology and a technical / engineering background would be a distinct advantage.
  • Highly motivated with excellent time management, be willing to train, and be physically fit (as the position involves some manual handling).
  • Able to work independently as necessary, and to prioritise tasks in a fast moving environment.
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal with a good command of the English language.
  • Attention to detail – accurate and methodical in work, and will see the job through.
  • Calm, reliable, trustworthy, unflappable.

KPIs / Measures:

  • Schedule Adherence.
  • OTIF delivery performance.
  • Production throughput / efficiency – both for individuals and machines.

Please apply by e-mail with your full CV and a covering letter (including current salary) to Carol at [email protected]

No agencies please.