Machine Operator X2 - Labels

  • Job Reference: PK6753
  • Date Posted: 19 April 2021
  • Recruiter: Future Recruitment Ltd
  • Website: https://www.futurerecruitment.com
  • Location: Lancashire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: 20% Shift Allowance + 25 Days Holiday
  • Sector: Digital print/reprographics, Packaging, Production, Print
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

NEW VACANCY! (PK6753)
MACHINE OPERATOR X2 - LABELS

LANCASHIRE

£22K - £24K + 20% Shift Allowance + 25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays + Private Healthcare + Pension (matched up to 7%) + Death in Service benefit (3 x salary) + Other Benefits TBD
Hours of Work - Double Day Shift:
* Monday to Friday, 6:15am to 2:15pm
* Monday to Thursday, 1:45pm to 10:15pm & Friday, 1:45pm to 7:45pm
Our client, a Labels Company based in Lancashire, is currently looking to grow their team with the appointment of two Machine Operators. The main function of the role is to set up, operate and dismantle a variety of colour press and ancillary equipment.
*Labels experience is essential*
*The ideal candidate will also have experience operating flexographic printing machines such as Nilpeter, Mark Andy, Gallus etc. The client will also consider candidates from a lithographic printing background who have labels experience*
Responsibilities / Requirements:
  • Candidates should demonstrate an understanding of the functions and basic mechanical workings of most machines under limited supervision
  • Performs appropriate functional quality tests for operations performed on all equipment
  • Has a working knowledge of job-related policies and procedures
  • Complies with all required safety practices and regulations
  • Trains new operators in finishing operations
  • To produce rolls of self-adhesive labels, tickets & tags
  • Consistently achieve productivity targets
  • Maintain optimum quality at all times
  • Complete accurate job records - time recording
  • Maintain optimum Health and Safety standards and keep press and work area clean at all times
Qualifications & Experience:
  • Good general level education.
  • 1 - 3 years of related experience operating finishing and/or label conversion equipment
  • Experience of operating high speed production machinery
  • Experience of working on 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