Extrusion Operator

Ref: SE15548 / 611_1568202200
Posted: 11/09/2019
Location: Northamptonshire
Salary: £23000 - £31000 per annum + Pension, Holidays, O/T

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Extrusion Operator
Northamptonshire – Commutable from Corby, Peterborough, Huntingdon & Wellingborough
£23,000 – £31,000
4on 2off days and nights

Our client is a leading specialist packaging manufacturer, with a reputation for product quality which is second to none and industry leading standards. They are looking for an experienced Extrusion Operator to join their team working within the extrusion department. This is a very exciting time to join one of the UK’s main packaging manufacturers who supply into a variety of industry sectors.

Role & Responsibilities:

*To produce polyethylene film to meet customer specifications in colour, gauge and material properties using a variety of different extrusion machines including 3 and 5 layers.
*Work with attention to detail: produces work that is accurate and does not require any changes.
*Able to set up dies, extrusion machines and auxiliary equipment.
*Observe machine operation to detect profile defects or machine malfunction and readjust operating conditions.
*Conduct quality checks by measuring product dimensions to determine accuracy of machine operation and ensure that all rolls are made to required specification.
*Ensure quality control is maintained throughout the shift
*Ensure all reels are banded correctly and labelled correctly and clearly. Move finished product for next production stage
*Ensure production sheets are filled out correctly, accurately
*Ensure samples are taken and all QC paperwork is filled out correctly.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

*Ability to use a tape measure and micrometer accurately
*Basic math skills
*Ability to read written instructions in English, ideally Entry Level 3 or above
*Basic computer literacy
*Experience working in factory environment

Shifts & Benefits Package:

* Shift:- 4on 2off days and nights
* Salary:- £23,000 – £31,000
* Benefits:- Private Pension, 20 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays

Job Reference No: 15548 /611

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy – Brianne O’Keeffe on 01275 371981 or by sending your CV directly to her at brianne@hunterselection.co.uk

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.
Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the South West & South East of England. If you are looking for work in this area we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on 01275 371981 and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants.