Machine Operative

  • Location


  • Sector:


  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £8.21 - 8.75 per hour

  • Contact:

    Sarah Jones

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    0115 9472005

  • Job ref:

    Machine Op - Heanor

  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Duration:

    Temporary ongoing

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    As soon as possible

  • Consultant:

    Sarah Jones

Thorn Baker Industrial Recruitment are looking for Machine and Production Operatives in the Heanor area to work in a well established and growing plastic manufacturing company

The duties will include operating machinery and assisting with the smooth running of the conversion department.

What’s in it for you?

  • Regular shifts on a rotational basis 2 days, 2 nights then 4 off. (6am-6pm / 6pm-6am, working shift is 10.5 hours)
  • The chance to work for a well-known manufacturing company
  • There may be the opportunity for a permanent position for the right candidate
  • Weekly pay
  • Ongoing work

Key responsibilities:

  • Operating the machinery to ensure smooth running
  • Operating extruder, slitter and auxiliary packing equipment
  • Maximise efficiency and minimise scrapage
  • Start up and shut down damp proof machinery
  • Carry out and record quality checks
  • Comply with company Health & Safety, wearing PPE and maintaining a clean and safe working environment

The Candidate:

  • Available to work Days and Nights, 12 hour shifts on the set shift pattern
  • Experience in a factory environment
  • Experience machine operating
  • Excellent time keeping and attendance
  • Wants ongoing work
  • Lives local to Heanor or has own transport

Is this for you?

If this Production Operative job sounds like the job for you and you have the qualities listed above then please APPLY now or call Samie at Thorn Baker on 0115 9472005