Machine Controller

  • Location

    Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Imogen Wilson

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Are you a Machine Operator looking for your next challenge? One of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies is recruiting for an experienced Machine Operator to join their successful team based in Bletchley on a permanent basis. Salary £20,000 per annum plus shift allowance (£10k), generous pension and annual bonus working 4 on/ 4 off days and nights 12 hour shifts.

As Machine Operator in the die shop, you will be responsible for the preparation and supply of premix blends to the production line, utilising a range of weighing, mixing and ancillary machinery to ensure continuous supply. You will complete production documentation to ensure targets are met, reporting any breakdowns and malfunctions, as well as controlling the process of mixing, melting, extruding, cooling, drying and cutting through all the machines. This is a stand alone role based in the die shop so you must be comfortable working alone, be physically fit and capable of lifting 25kg drums.

With previous experience in a plastics manufacturing environment ideally with good knowledge of operating machinery, you will hold a current reach forklift license and possess good IT skills. You will be willing to learn new ways of working, with the ability to problem solve effectively.

This role would suit: Machine Controller, Process Technician, Machine Operator, Machine Operative, Extrusion Operator, or Production Technician

Commutable from: Milton Keynes, Bletchley, Buckingham, Bedford, Leighton Buzzard, Newport Pagnell, Dunstable, Brackley, Northampton, Towcester

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.