Machine Operative

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  • Salary:

    £9.25 - 11.34 per hour

  • Contact:

    Sarah Jones

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  • Contact phone:

    0115 9472005

  • Job ref:

    SJ - Machine Op DE75

  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Sarah Jones

Immediate starts available!

Do you want a temporary ongoing assignment into the new year at least? Looking for a role that could become permanent for the right person? Thorn Baker Industrial Recruitment are looking for a number of experienced Machine Operatives to join a rapidly expanding client in the Heanor area (DE75).


  • Temporary ongoing work into the new year at least, could become permanent for the right person
  • Given a rota so you can plan life around work (2 days - 06.00-18.00, 2 nights 18.00-06.00 then 4 days off)
  • Pay increase after 12 weeks
  • Immediate starts available
  • Access to free car parking and the staff canteen

Job duties may include:

  • Start-up and shut down machinery as/when instructed
  • Operate an extruder, slitter and auxiliary packaging equipment
  • Carry out and accurately record quality checks and information
  • Identify and report and machine defects/problems to the Team Leader/Production Manager or Engineer
  • Handle bundles and boxes of product at high frequency, repetitively over long periods
  • Operate and carry out first line maintenance of an Amplas bag machine
  • Work to relevant departmental SWP’s at all times in line with training received
  • Comply with the company Health and Safety policies

What we need from you:

  • Experience in a factory or production environment
  • Be open to all training and development
  • Positive, can-do attitude
  • Live local to Heanor or have own transport
  • Be able to work a continental shift pattern
  • Be available to start immediately

If this sounds like the role you have been looking for please click APPLY NOW to send your CV to Paul and Sarah so that we can get your application progressed and a start date organised!