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Production Operator

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  • Caerphilly, Wales
  • Temp to perm,
  • FMCG,
  • 21/06/2024
Job description

We are currently recruiting for a temporary to permanent role- Production Operators based in Caerphilly

Shifts:  Monday To Thursday 8am-4:45pm, 4pm Finish On A Friday

Pay Rate- £11.44

Position Overview

The production operator’s role is to provide a consistent supply of material within the production process (e.g. Weighing, Mixing, and Extruding). The supply of material for each subsequent process should be carried out quickly and methodically in a safe and controlled manner.

Essential Job Functions/ Responsibilities

  • To set up and operate machinery, following company procedures and safe working practices, to achieve and maintain optimal running conditions, which produce finished products that fully comply with the Company’s and customer’s specifications.
  • To accurately complete relevant process documentation, (e.g. job cards, process condition sheets and extruder time data).
  • To ensure the demands of the mixing department are met, by ensuring the correct materials are promptly supplied maintaining material flow and production of finished product.
  • To accurately pick and weigh raw materials from a list of ingredients on a works order, utilising the resources provided.
  • To ensure the demands of the extrusion department are met by ensuring the correctly mixed material is promptly supplied maintaining material flow and production of finished product.
  • To load full bag components of each mix onto a pallet, liaising with the weighing department to ensure that the correct material and weight of material is used.

Essential Skill Requirements

  • Team player
  • Awareness of Health and safety
  • General process and product knowledge
  • Good communication both written and verbal.  Organised and able to work to tight deadlines.
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to demonstrate good communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Extremely organised

Successful candidates will be a pro-active team worker, liaising and co-operating with all members of staff. Operate within the confines of company policy and procedure requirements, including integrity and confidentiality in respect of the business. Abide by health and safety legislation in respect of yourself and others.


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