Permanent Moulding Operator - Days

Wythenshawe, Manchester
11 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Permanent Moulding Operator - Days
Wythenshawe, Manchester
Team C – 07:00 to 19.00 - 3 on, 3 off
Our client has an opportunity for a Moulding Operator to join their Manchester site on their Day shift.

The Role
Machine minding in Bays 1 & 2 and Auto cell:

Respond promptly to any machine stoppages / alarms in order to minimise downtime and impact on production.

To be vigilant throughout the shift to prevent and rectify any problems i.e. bag sealer faults
Following training troubleshoot and rectify minor problems on the automated packaging equipment – liaise with setters / maintenance where necessary
Following training stop and re-start machines following any minor problems ensuring process is stable and parts produced are in line with the relevant quality standards

Adopting a work ethic of ‘clean as you go’ to ensure specified housekeeping standards are met
Complete all documentation relevant to the position and ensure information recorded is correct
Check that the information situated on the lectern corresponds with the works order and raise any discrepancies with the manager / supervisor
Ensure all quality requirements are fulfilled i.e. attribute charts, quality checks and report any faults or quality problems to the correct Personnel as soon as possible
Effectively manage your time to ensure tubs are emptied regularly to prevent the build up of products and the late discovery of faults
Correctly label all finished product in accordance with departmental requirements to ensure traceability
Ensure all consumables are labelled, sufficient to ensure production needs are met and not interrupted.
Complete the daily check sheet and return to the Shift Manager or supervisor at the end of the shift.
To sort waste product into the correct tote boxes and ensure that it is visually checked by a manager or supervisor, before scrapping

The Person:
Experience of working in a high volume production environment (plastic injection moulding experience would be an advantage) – essential
Knowledge of lean manufacturing would be a distinct advantage
Previous experience of shift work, including weekends / nights as part of a roster.
Demonstrable experience of performing routine repetitive tasks with patience, good humour and attention to detail.
Literate and numerate
Possession of any of the following - a current first aid/fire marshal certificate would be a distinct advantage
Workplace health and safety awareness and manual handling experience is also desirable
Flexible approach to working hours – there will be the requirement to work overtime

Deadline for applications will be 5.00pm on Monday 19th June 2017