Production Operative

Job Title: Production Operative
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Newbury, Berkshire
Salary: £9.60 - £13.95 per hour
Start Date: 24/06/2019
Reference: JO-1904-2016_1561047726
Contact Name: Blue Arrow
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 20, 2019 17:22

Job Description

Job Profile

The Production Operative will operate the production machinery, and will also be responsible for producing hand made and machine made accessories to complement the full range of main roof products.

Key Responsibilities

Ensuring optimum efficiency of equipment and productivity to meet and sustain required production volumes within agreed budget levels.
Ensuring the companies health and safety standards are complied with and developed, including briefings, safety audits, MOB's, toolbox talks etc.
Ensuring the companies quality standards are met and driven forward
Achieve safe working in a high volume, high speed manufacturing environment.
Machine operation and fault diagnosis.
Liaise with the maintenance department to optimise plant performance.
Possess the ability of working in other departments as and when required.
To carry out other tasks as deemed necessary, that are within the job holders capability.
Main Activities

Operating machinery
Checking the operation of equipment
Checking safety equipment and procedures
Developing a system that will deliver continuous improvement in all areas. Initially special attention will be paid to cleanliness and safety.
Nature and Scope

The ideal candidate should be able to work on their own initiative with minimum supervision. They must also be able to manufacture products to specific quality and quantity standards.

Flexible working is a key attribute, to meet challenging production targets. The ability to work within a team is essential, along with and an enthusiastic attitude.

The role requires a high level of understanding and commitment to the fact that the health, safety and welfare of all employees is critical in all circumstances.

Job Types: Full-time