Slitter & Conversion Operator / Supervisor

  • Job Reference: PK8032
  • Date Posted: 9 November 2023
  • Recruiter: Future Recruitment Ltd
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  • Location: North West England
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Attractive Salary + Pension + Overtime
  • Sector: Packaging, Production, Finishing, Print
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description



LOCATION: Cheshire: Also commutable from areas of Greater Manchester, Staffordshire and Derbyshire

INDUSTRY: Manufacturing, Printing, Packaging, Machine Operation, Warehousing

SALARY: Attractive Salary + Pension + Overtime

HOURS: Monday to Friday Days/ Afternoons

COMPANY: My client is a high-quality manufacturer of printed and plain, flexible packaging films and laminates, suitable for a variety of applications and products. Our client operates a fast-paced work environment with high standards.

THE ROLE: The responsibility of the Slitter & Conversion Operator / Supervisor is to operate finishing machinery, according to the daily production schedule and client specifications, in a safe and efficient manner.
Sets up and operates one or more slitting & rewind machines, hole punching, laser & hot needle perforating machines to specifications.
Will also be tasked with supervising and training others on all the above machinery
Follows safe operating procedures and complies with all SOP guidelines to ensure that only the highest safety standard is maintained.
Performs tasks within acceptable limits for quality, quantity, sanitation, and timeliness of completion, paying particular attention to prevent and eliminate costly errors.
Maintains daily production quotas.
Reads and understands work orders.
Checks and inspects material received from prior operations to verify accuracy and conformance to specifications on Sales Order Form
Complies with sanitation guidelines and good manufacturing practices related to neatness, product cleanliness and personal hygiene.
Maintains a neat and orderly work area, in accordance to 5S Standards
Performs basic operator preventative maintenance to machines and/or tools
Complies with Company policies and performing other duties as assigned

KNOWLEDGE / EXPERIENCE: Operating Slitting / Rewinding, hole punching, needle and laser perforation machinery will be required. Has the ability to work and concentrate under pressure in a high-volume factory. A Forklift or Counterbalance Licence is also desirable to assist with the movement of stock around site.


CONTRACT TYPE: Full Time / Permanent

To APPLY: Please forward a current CV with the job reference number and a cover letter