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    Machine Support Assistant - Nights

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Loaders / Unloaders
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 05/10/2018
  • Job reference: 36480_1538755600

Machine Support Assistant - Preston

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

You will provide a high-level support service to keep presses operating efficiently in order to print a wide variety of self-adhesive labels in a busy manufacturing environment while adhering to all quality and safety standards.


Liaise with the Production Planning department, Supervisors and Press Operators to make ready jobs as per the production schedule.

Mounting printing plates and mixing inks.

Delivering all components to the production presses in a timely manner (JIT).

Assist with quality checks and Press minding duties.

Maintain optimum quality at all times.

Assist with set-up and tear-down operations.

Maintain optimum Health and Safety standards and keep the area neat and clean at all times.

Consistently achieve productivity targets.

Complete accurate job records and time recording.


Experience of working in a production environment to high quality standards whilst meeting targets and deadlines would be an advantage. General computer skills is essential.

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 £8phr with a 30% night shift allowance on top.

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