Manufacturing/Surveying

Production with FLT

Full Time Permanent Temporary

Manchester Jobs Board

We are currently recruiting for a Production Operator with a current, valid FLT counterbalance license for a chemical manufacturing site based in Rochdale. Hours of work are 6am-2pm/2pm-10pm rotating and the pay rate is £11.36 per hour, increasing to £12.69 after 12 consecutive weeks service.

As a flexible and motivated team member, you will work a two shift system, operating plant equipment and chemical processes safely and efficiently to maximize production output.

Key responsibilities:

* Ensure all work is carried out safely and all near misses, incidents and accidents are reported/investigated

* Operate plant machinery to manufacture products following standard operating procedures and in a safe and efficient manner

* Setting up batches, checking, weighing and adding materials and physically moving batch materials where required

* Complete all batch related documentation accurately and provide suitable handover to on-coming shifts

* Clean vessels between batches to ensure no cross-contamination of product and/or materials to subsequent batches

* Work as part of a team to ensure targets are met whilst maintaining quality standards and maximizing efficiency

* Report plant maintenance work requirements to minimize downtime and cost

* Keep work station clean, tidy and organized in line with the 5S approach

* Identify areas for improvement and/or cost savings

Key candidate requirements:

* Strong numerical ability with GCSE Math’s and English

* Experience in a manufacturing process environment or the chemical industry is advantageous

* Excellent team worker able to adapt to changing priorities

* Computer literate

* FLT Counterbalance license essential

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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