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    Machine Operator - Night Shift

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Loaders / Unloaders
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 05/10/2018
  • Job reference: 36478_1538754515

My client based in Preston is looking to appoint a Machine Operator to join their team on Nights.

You will set up, operate and dismantle a variety of colour press and ancillary equipment and perform functional quality tests. in order to produce rolls of self-adhesive labels, tickets & tags.

You will demonstrate an understanding of the functions and basic mechanical workings of most machines under limited supervision. Perform appropriate functional quality tests for operations performed on all equipment. Have a working knowledge of job related policies and procedures and comply with all required safety practices and regulations.

You will have:

Good general level of education.

1 - 3 years of related experience operating finishing and/or conversion equipment

Experience of operating high speed production machinery

Experience of working in a production environment to high quality standards and meeting targets and deadlines

General computer skills and numerical skills

Ability to use initiative with excellent problem solving skills

Flexible approach with the ability to follow detailed instructions

This is a full time permanent position working nights.

The shift system is Monday night 9.45pm till 6.45am through till Thursday morning (4 shifts totalling 34hrs), with the final shift being Friday evening from 6.45pm till 10.15pm (3.5hrs). This shift pattern allows night shift workers a full weekend,

The rate of pay is negotiable, from £17K through to £18.5K, with a 30% night shift allowance on top.

Clayton Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.