Shift Operator

Ratho Permanent £30,000 - £30,096
  • To work for a company who strives to manufacture the highest quality products
  • To work for a Company committed to the reduction waste

About Our Client

The company operates worldwide for a variety of markets, supplying a vast range of materials for a wide spectrum of industrial applications including automotive, construction, medical and media and packaging.
The company works closely with its customers to provide innovation, service and quality products and utilises 'real-world' principles in key business areas such as Operational Excellence and Health, Safety and Environment to deliver the best results to their customers and their customer's customers.

Job Description

This shift-based role (4 days on 4 days off) will provide essential support for the business, customers and

other departments and requires and carries responsibility for meeting demanding team targets.

 Working Safely; Maintaining and Improving safety performance by working diligently, reporting any

incidents and pro-actively improving practices and standards and implementing best practice for all

production activities

 Maintaining housekeeping standards across the site

 Achieving the daily manufacturing output and material yield targets

 Closing off work order schedules in a timely and accurate manner

 Ensuring that all finished goods are produced in an excellent condition and fit for customer purpose.

 Determining and implementing best practice in changeovers to improve overall equipment effectiveness


 Ensuring delivery of KPI's (Safety, Housekeeping, Quality and Production Performance (OEE =

including yield, outputs and quality) are understood and maintained.

 Undertaking other tasks and projects assigned within your capability in pursuit of manufacturing

improvement and World Class Performance (WCP)

The Successful Applicant

Able to develop both individually and within a team

 Will work autonomously

 Will work as a team player who is flexible

 Have manufacturing experience

 Will apply world class manufacturing principles at all times and be accountable for all actions and

responsibilities (these include line housekeeping, outputs, yields, product quality and general

compliance to all extrusion and business requirements)

 Willing to train others and work closely with others to ensure continuous improvement of skills and

personal development. Will identify training needs and ask the business for support to achieve

 Be able to drive a FLT

 Able to challenge existing methods and deliver change to improve performance

What's on Offer

Opportunity to Progress and develop within a success manufacturing/production facility


Paid training

Colin Lapsley
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Phone number
+44 141 331 7950

Job summary

Contract type
Consultant name
Colin Lapsley
Consultant phone
+44 141 331 7950
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