Based in Southampton and commonly regarded as a top tier manufacturer of flexible packaging, this company supplies packaging for many household names both in the UK and across the EU. With a 38 year trading history as a highly regarded privately owned family run company, the organisation has experienced year on year growth despite the current economic climate.
Due to rapid expansion, full time machine operators are required to join our team at our factory in Woolston, Southampton, for an immediate start.
Experience in plastic manufacturing is preferred but not essential. Applicants must be willing to work shifts including nights and unsociable hours. Rate of pay will depend on experience.
Main responsibilities include:
Set and run machinery.
To produce to agreed quality standards and production requirements.
Ensuring all machines are running correctly.
To adhere to all Health & Safety policies.
Other duties as and when assigned by the Management.
Must be able to multi-skill, be hardworking and have attention to detail.
Must be self-motivated and capable of working with minimum supervision.
Must have proven record of good timekeeping and attendance record, be able to work as a team and interact with other members of staff.
Able to follow instructions and complete documentation if required.
Practical problem solver and quick learner and a reasonable standard of education.
Positive and enthusiastic approach.
Able to carry out manual work - including some heavy lifting.
Knowledge or experience would be beneficial, however, full training will be provided.