JOB TITLE: Production Operative  – Days
DEPARTMENT: Production
REPORTS TO: Production Shift Manager / Section Leader
MAIN FUNCTION: The main function of this role is to produce high quality products for our customers.

AVAILABLE SHIFTS:
Rolling two-week rota:

Week 1
Mon-Thurs 06:00-14:00, Fri 06:00-11:00
Week 2
Mon-Thurs 14:00-22:00, Fri 11:00-16:00
Nights:
Mon-Thurs 22:00-06:00, Fri 17:00-22:00
Weekend days:
Fri-Sun 06:00-18:00
Weekend nights:
Fri-Sun 18:00-06:00

MAIN PURPOSE OF THE ROLE:

  • Manufacture of materials for supply to HS Butyl Limited customers
  • Ability to set and operate specific machinery within the extruder area in a safe and effective manner
  • To achieve the tasks set within agreed time and effectively communicating progress to others
  • Accurate recording of daily activity and material usage
  • Participation in company wide and specific continuous improvement activities

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACTIVITIES:

  • Operation of extruder and ancillary equipment
  • Responsible for monitoring the quality of the product produced
  • Solely responsible for ensuring the end product meets the required quality specification.
  • Cleanout of extruders and ancillary equipment
  • Ensuring working area is kept clean and tidy and free from obstacles affecting the safe working conditions of others
  • Accurate recording of all production statistics including materials produced, downtime, changeovers and information directly attributable to the extrusion area

PERSON SPECIFICATION

  • Numerate and literate in English
  • Ability to interpret detailed work orders and quality information and batch cards
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to be trained with the ancillary equipment
  • Operate as part of manufacturing team

SKILLS REQUIRED:

REQUIREMENTSYESNON/A
FLUENT ENGLISHX  
DRIVING LICENCE  X
FORKLIFT LICENCE  X
PALLET TRUCKX Desirable  

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

REQUIREMENTSYESNON/A
REPETITIVE MOVEMENTSX  
STANDINGX  
SITTING X    
DEXTEROUSX  
LIFTING (up to 30kg)X