Production Operative

Job Reference: TVINDPY
Location: Middlesbrough

Salary: £8.65 per hour

Contract Type: Temporary, Full time

The Best Connection are currently recruiting for a production operative based in Middlesbrough for a long term temporary position with a view to potentially go permanent. The position is based in a well-established business, covering large contracts and dealing with packing, press-operating, warehousing and distribution. The business is looking for a hard-working, determined and positive minded individual to be a production operator in a demanding environment.

Overview of the position:

  • Working primarily in production, operating press machines, mixers and ovens/kilns
  • Able to endure manual labouring for long periods of time
  • Heavy lifting throughout the whole role, due to carrying heavy goods
  • Handing a range of different materials and products
  • Working with moulds
  • Able to correctly weigh out materials (in grams and kg)
  • Able to carry out quality checks on products when required and ensure that they meet relevant specifications
  • Working in a small team
  • Comply with health and safety, wearing PPE and completing general housekeeping duties
  • Liaise and report to the manager/team leader
  • Possible perm position after qualifying period

Required duties and skills:

  • Good listening skills (able to follow instructions)
  • Good level of English and Maths skills
  • Active attention to detail
  • High level of concentration (role is repetitive)
  • Team and individual work required
  • Excellent timekeeping skills
  • Flexible for work and working hours

Advantageous for the job role:

  • Manual handling experience
  • FLT Counterbalance license
  • Previous manufacturing experience

Hours of work:

  • 8am until 4:30pm - Monday to Friday. However, must be flexible for working times to change.

Additional Benefits & Requirements

  • 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
  • Canteen
  • Hourly rate as above (not age dependent)
  • Overtime Available
  • Possible permanent position following a successful trial period
  • Shift Premiums
  • Training Provided

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