Production Line technical Operator

  • Location

    Wellington, Somerset

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    Up to £17000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lucy Wiltshire

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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We are seeking a reliable and conscientious individual to join a reputable organisation as a Production Line Technical Operator. The role will involve working Monday to Friday on double day shifts, Monday to Friday 6am-2pm then 2pm-10pm. The main purpose of the role is to operate production line filling and packaging equipment and perform related manual operations ensuring products are produced to the required quality standards. Also this role will involve learning how to assist in line changeovers and set-ups and perform basic fault rectification on filling and packaging equipment.

To be successful within the role, we are looking for individuals to be physically fit enough to stand on feet for work periods of 8 hours and to perform basic manual handling duties. You will need to able to follow and understand instructions and be able to accurately complete paperwork. You will have the opportunity to complete an NVQ in manufacturing operations and be able to work in a small team. You will need common sense and have the ability to think around problems and know when to ask for help. You will learn the mechanical construction of the machinery and become confident in basic fault finding and maintenance of the machinery so an interest or background in engineering would be highly advantageous.

For more information please contact Lucy Wiltshire on 01823 334799. This role will start on minimum wage whilst training plus shift premium and then raise to £17K.

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