Job Title
Machine Operator
£10.80 - £11.70
Expected Duration
Temporary to Permanent

Recruit4staff are proud to be representing their client, a leading Manufacturing company in their search for 7 Machine Operators to work in their leading facility in Telford

You will be required to operate and set extruders and mixing machines, the client operates a 4 on 4 off 12-hour shift system, you can work either fixed days or fixed nights

You must have a continuous and stable production work history with limited gaps in employment and should have a wealth of Manufacturing experience.

For the successful Machine Operator our client is offering;

  1. 10.80 per hour (fixed days)
  2. 11.70 per hour (nights or rotating)
  3. Temporary-Permanent position
  4. Full time hours - 8am-8pm or 8pm-8am
  5. Free Parking
  6. Company pension scheme and medical plan once full time

The successful Machine Operator will be responsible for:

  1. Setting and Operating Extrusion Machines
  2. Run the plant to standard operating procedures, which includes start-ups and changeovers
  3. Manual handling up to 25KG
  4. Basic machine maintenance, you may be required to carry out maintenance from a ladder
  5. Quality checking the weight and colour of the products
  6. Maintain records on an hourly/daily basis, completing gap analysis
  7. Ensuring observable standards are achieved for the line
  8. Quality checking using gauges and calipers
  9. Adhering to Health and Safety Regulations
  10. Adjust, calibrate and test equipment at the beginning of every shift to ensure proper pressure, speed, temperature and general operation.
  11. Use regulated cleaning solutions, grease guns, oil cans, air hoses and cleaning cloths to properly maintain and clean equipment on a bimonthly basis.
  12. Make repairs to equipment when necessary, and replace all defective, broken or worn out components.

What our client is looking for an Extrusion Operator;

  1. Previous Manufacturing/Production experience  - ESSENTIAL
  2. Stability in your work history ESSENTIAL
  3. Previous plastics experience PREFERRED BUT NOT ESSENTIAL
  4. Must be flexible to working within different areas of manufacturing depending on the business needs
  5. Escalate when and if problems occur
  6. Team worker, ability to liaise with all fellow team members
  7. Attendance & Punctuality a necessity

Key skills or similar job tiles;

Machine Setter, Technical Operators, Production Operator, Production Operative, Skilled Machinist, Machine Minder, Process Technician, Quality Assurance, QA Technician, Quality Controller, Setter Operator/PVC Extruder/Extruder/Extrusion Setter

Commutable From;



For further information about this and other positions please apply now 

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Recruit4staff (Telford) who are operating as a recruitment agency, agent, agencies, employment agency or employment business. Telfordhot

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Job Reference: JOB-8675

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