Senior Production Operative

£10.00 - £11.50 per hour
12 Jul 2017
11 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently recruiting for a senior production operative to work for an engineering based company in Taunton.

The role will involve working within a team to produce miniature components using microscopes and small tools, working within a clean room environment. If successful you will be helping to supervise staff and ensure work is completed in a timely fashion and to schedule, escalating any potential production problems or issues to management. You will also be involved with managing labour requirements, planning for any periods of absence to ensure production is not affected. You will also be required to help with process improvements, always striving to ensure production is conducted in the most cost and time effective way possible. Key areas of responsibility involve monitoring quality & production, documentation, training staff, running some of the more technical equipment & resolving technical issues.

To be considered for this role you will need to demonstrate previous experience in a similar role within a precision engineering or manufacturing environment- ideally manufacturing micro electronic components. Suitable candidates need to be dexterous and have the ability to learn quickly, and will have ideally be used to working with microscopes. Good communication skills along with excellent written and verbal English language is essential for the role. You will need previous supervisory experience and it is essential you hold an ONC/HND (or equivalent) qualification in an engineering discipline to be considered.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.