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Manufacturing Shop Floor Operative

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    £13.50 - £14.50 per hour

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    Tom Critch

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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    6 Months+

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This vacancy is for a Manufacturing Shop Floor Operative in a prototype / development workshop. This is NOT a general warehouse vacancy. The role will involve issue, receipt and management of inventory with the loading, control and monitoring of work packages in a manufacturing environment

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Inventory control / storekeeping including shelf life control
  • Kitting activity
  • Load the manufacturing cells with the requisite jobs in accordance with planned lead and cycle times, in order to comply with manufacturing programmes and delivery schedules
  • Updating computer records
  • Use of SAP and other onsite MRP/ERP systems
  • Packing including the use of hand tools
  • Receiving and issuing of tooling
  • Loading and unloading of lorries

Essential Skills:

  • Previous experience in an manufacturing/engineering/production shop floor role is essential, candidates without the above experience WILL NOT be considered
  • Familiarity with heavy duty engineering environment, ideally aerospace or defence but candidates with engineering/manufacturing experience will suffice
  • PC skills, including EXCEL
  • Follow instructions
  • Willing to work flexible shift patterns
  • Work on own with minimal supervision
  • Use own initiative
  • Manual handling training
  • Lifting & Slinging training (Including overhead cranes)

Desirable skills:

  • Experience with an Enterprise Planning System e.g. SAP or similar (MRP, ERP, Oracle etc)
  • ESD training
  • Fork lift truck licence
  • Knowledge of Kanban and 2 bin systems

Medical requirements:

  • As part of the onboarding process there will be a fork Lift Truck medical