Production Palletiser Operative

Location: Deeside
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 9.20 + 10% shift allowance on afternoon shift
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The plant is producing flavoured milk, milk alternatives and juice drinks, which are packed into Tetra Pak cartons.

Our client currently have a vacancy for Production Palletiser Operative to join their team.

The successful candidates will be responsible for operation of a Mariani automatic palletiser and for assisting the Production Operators with the running of the Tetra Pak filling lines.

Hours and Pay 

  •  07:00 – 15:00 and 15:00 – 23:00, Monday to Friday.
  • £9.20 on 7:00 - 15:00 shift
  • £9.20 + 10% shift allowance on 15:00 - 23:00 shift

Role and Responsibilities include

  • Set up, running, monitoring and basic trouble shooting of the Mariani palletiser machinery
  • Setting pallet stacking formats onto the palletiser, using the equipment integrated HMI
  • Refill pallet feeder and film wrapper as required
  • Print and attach pallet labels and accurately record pallet details for product traceability
  • Remove completed pallets from the line and move to appropriate storage location
  • When not working on the palletisers, assist with the operation of the Tetrapak filling lines
  • Communicate and work together with team members on the production floor, to optimise production efficiency
  • Adhere to all quality SOP’s and report any non-conformance issues to the Production Manager
  • Liaise with team members at shift switchover in order to maintain the smooth running of production
  • Responsible for cleaning machine/equipment and production area

Skill Requirements & Job details

  • Reach and Counterbalance licence
  • A good understanding of production procedures
  • Experience of running production manufacturing equipment
  • Current License for, and experience of, operating both counter balance and reach fork lift trucks
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a team to ensure goals are achieved
  • Adherence to health and safety regulations