Machine Minder

Location: Swindon
Job Type: Temp to Perm
Reference: SWICRDF
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Gap personnel acting as an employment business are currently recruiting for our client based in central swindon who are recruiting for a machine minder on a temporary basis with the view to go permanent.


Sociable working hours of 0700-1600 Monday-Friday with a paid hour break

Free on-site parking


The role:

You will be reporting and supporting the team leader and factory manager in a FMCG environment, you will be responsible to pack finished product in accordance with the client specifications and work instructions ensuring this is completed in a timely manner with quality standards being met.

  • Running all production lines as requested
  • Completing regular quality checks on the line to ensure weights, dates and quality are up to standard
  • Ensure the daily plan of production fit in with the KPI’s
  • Signing off all paperwork ensuring it is accurate and completed in a timely manner
  • Using pallet trucks for transportation of goods
  • Boxing of finished produce
  • Control wastage of the production area to ensure costings are met
  • Ensure production area is kept clean
  • Be aware of GMP and hygiene practices

The ideal candidate:

  • Have strong communication skills and be able to communicate confidently with people at all levels of the business
  • Have the ability to meet strict deadlines and work under pressure
  • Be flexible with business needs
  • Previous experience within an FMCG environment would be beneficial however all training is provided


This role is interviewing immediately with an immediate start for the right person.