IS Operator

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Job Title: IS Operator/Machine Operator/Hot End Operator
Location: Commutable from Ellesmere Port, Runcorn, Chester, Warrington

We are actively recruiting for a number of Machine Operators to join a large glass manufacturer on a full time, permanent basis.

The role will involve shift work 12 hour days and nights, working on a rotating 4 weekly pattern.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

To carry out the swabbing and changing of tools as per rota system and as per instruction.
To detect any defects in glass and rectify using best practice
Regularly check bottle sets for defects and potential defects including gauging.
To endeavour to have all defects rectified before they have been reported
To make sure weight control systems are working and weight control is maintained to optimum.
To maintain maximum production efficiency and minimum down time.
To train and mentor lower grade operators.
Record at beginning and end of shift all machine settings, temperatures, pressures, cooling settings and availability of spare tools
Ensure adequate supply of spare tools at all times.
Maintain health and safety in the work place and ensure work area is kept in accordance with housekeeping standards.

Key Skills and Experience required:

Mechanical skills required
Strong experience of working in a fast paced production environment, ideally within FMCG
Strong problem solving skills
Good team player
Highly motivated
Good initiative
Able to work 12 hour shifts in hot conditions

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a market leader, offering a competitive salary with scope for progression and long term career development opportunities.

To apply, please send your CV or call Anne Oxton on 01617071516. Please note if you haven't received feedback within 5 days of application you have not been successful on this occasion.

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