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    Machine Support Assistant

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Transport & Distribution
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: £7.50 - £8.50 per hour
  • Date posted: 06/12/2017
  • Job reference: CMS030533'2002_1512570982

A leading manufacturing company based in Preston are currently seeking an experienced Machine Support Assistant to join their growing team on a permanent basis.

You will work in multiple busy departments including in production, packing, wristband and pre-press functions and operating the associated machinery.

Follows work instructions and performs label requirements
Testing and verification of finished components.
Pack finished rolls into boxes and pallets.
Consistently achieve productivity targets.
Maintain optimum quality at all times.
Complete accurate job records ¿ time recording.
Resolves a variety of simple problems of limited complexity by following highly detailed instructions
Maintain optimum Health and Safety standards and keep press and work area clean at all times.


Excellent attendance record.
Capable of working a double day shift and overtime when necessary.
Show initiative.
Good numerical skills.
Confident, quick learner with good manual dexterity.
Computer literate.
Experience working in fast paced (JIT) working environment.
Need a good eye for quality.
Good general level of education.
Excellent communication skills ¿ written and verbal.
Ability to self-motivate.
Team player with excellent time management, organisation skills.
Good problem solving and decision making skills.
Must be reliable and conscientious with a flexible approach to duties.
Ability to follow detailed, specific instructions.

Previous experience of light assembly and packing work

This is a permanent full time position working Monday to Friday

To apply for this role please forward your CV to Tracy Carlisle at Clayton Recruitment using the links below.

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