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Machine Operator

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  • Newport, Wales
  • Permanent,
  • Manufacturing,
  • 13/05/2024
Job description

Job Title: Machine Operator

Location: Site relocating to Newport but travel will be required to Nant Garw for Training Period ( Mileage Paid up to 20 Miles)

Pay Rate: £12.50 P/H

Contract: Permanent


8am - 4.30 (Monday - Thursday)

7am - 12pm ( Friday)

We are looking for a experienced Machine Operator to join a Global Client relocating to Newport.

you will be required to set-up & operate production machines / equipment / processes in a safe, efficient & effective manner with Engineering support. Ensuring product produced is to the set quality standard & manufactured at the set production rate.


  • Run a range of production machines / processes to produce products to the quality standards required & achieve out-put standards set
  • Apply best practice standards in all areas of H&S, quality produced, standard operating procedures (SOP’s) & data recording
  • Demonstrate good house keeping
  • Ensure PPE is maintained & used as prescribed
  • Create & maintain accurate records relating to machine out-puts & down time.
  • Ensure all paperwork including start-up check sheets are completed daily
  • Actively support Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM) & all assigned (Total Preventative Maintenance (TPM) required
  • Assist with Risk Assessments & all safety improvement activities
  • Actively participate in all continuous improvement activities / initiatives & Kaisen events.
  • Proactively identify & make recommendations for improvements
  • Train other operators as required.
  • Sharing experience, best practice, relaying all relevant knowledge & information with colleagues
  • Carry out hand assembly work & general duties as required
  • Any other duties as required by the Production Manager

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Whilst we endeavor to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future

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