Plastic Extrusion Operator

Location: Wolverhampton
Salary: Negotiable
Contact Name: Toma Jovaisaite
Expiry Date: 2020-11-05

We are now looking to recruit extruder operators with experience in both mono and co-extrusion film blowing. This position is seen as a gateway role into to a supervisory position for the right candidate. The ideal candidate would be an operator with at least 2-3 years of experience looking to take the next step into a supervisory role familiar with co-extrusion process or a team leader looking for a change of environment and new challenges.


The successful candidate will be expected to quickly establish their competencies in the following areas

• Be technically experienced in the fundamental operation and process of film extrusion
o Safely and Efficiently > starting, setting, and changeover of jobs
o Monitoring Right First Time Output > meeting productivity targets and optimising machine utilisation
o Recording output and quality
o Programming blenders, identifying and correcting quality defects
• Able to work under pressure to tight deadlines
• Proactively engage in continuous improvement activity
• Operate effectively in a team environment
• Able to communicate effectively


Prior knowledge and experience of Lean Manufacturing/Six-Sigma and/or an IOSH certification will be a distinct advantage.


Salary: Negotiable Dependant on Experience Shifts: 12 Hours Days or Nights Holidays: 4 weeks plus statutory public holidays


To be considered for this position please send your CV along with a cover letter to wolverhampton@gap-personnel.com outlining your previous experience in this sector and accomplishments or click Apply.

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