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Machine Minder

Factory Based
13 Jan 2020
13 Feb 2020
Contract Type:
Job Advert
We are hiring! We have some exciting things happening at our Newent Factory and are currently recruiting for a Machine Minder to join our Cutting department. 

The Machine Minder will be responsible for ensuring all machinery within the department runs safely and effectively to maintain production requirements. You will also be responsible for the rotation of the production line and to relieve all roles as and when required.

Purpose of the role:

The Machine Minder will be responsible for the rotation of the production line and to relieve all roles as and when required.

Other key responsibilities will include:
  • Pre-start checks and setting up of any relevant systems.
  • Carrying out start up checks to ensure safe and efficient line start of rehang machine.
  • Change, monitor and adjust line process equipment to ensure optimum efficiency and conformance to customer finished product requirements (520 rehang), to ensure no B grade product.
  • Providing feedback on performance problems to Team Leader & Engineering.
  • Working closely with the Team Leader/Manager to ensure product meets quality standards.
  • Relieving operatives as and when required (breaks/appointments).
  • Completing all paperwork relevant to the role and ensuring job rotation for the team. 
What we are looking for:
  • Secondary school qualifications in Maths & English – GCSE or equivalent
  • Knowledge of the production process, ideally with previous experience of working in the food manufacturing industry 
  • Intermediate level of communication skills and the ability to communicate in English
  • Basic computer skills 
  • NVQ Level 2 in Food Manufacturing is desirable
What's in it for you?

As a valued member of our operational team you will enjoy a secure, supportive and progressive working environment, where your contribution and achievements will be recognised and rewarded.

If you’re ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results, apply today