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Machine Operator

Salary: £10.34 - 12.07 Per Hour

Full Time
Location: Sowerby Bridge

Northern Employment Services Ltd

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Machine Operative for one of our long standing clients based in Sowerby Bridge.


Monday to Friday 6am-2pm and 2pm–10pm rotating or fixed night shift, Monday to Friday 10pm – 6am


£10.34 - £12.07 per hour, depending on shift

Along with the very competitive salary, free parking is available on-site and the company also offer excellent staff benefits. Previous compounding experience would be very advantageous. 



Key Tasks

·Responsible to set the compounding machine and follow the correct protocols, specified in the batch sheet

·Obtain the correct packaging and raw materials as specified on the job specification sheet

·Monitor the performance of the compounding machine ensuring maximum output is achieved at all times

·Carry out efficient job change over to reduce machine downtime

·Report any machine maintenance issues to your line manager or supervisor

·Ensure machinery is cleaned between batches to avoid any cross contamination

·Work as a team to ensure departmental targets, company targets and customer deadlines are achieved

·Responsible for your own personal health and safety and any other colleagues who may be effected by your actions

·You must carry out and document the correct quality control checks for each job performed, completing all production paperwork

·Any other production duties deemed necessary by management



Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Contact: Louise Dawes
Northern Employment Services Ltd
Townhead Court
148 Yorkshire Street
OL16 1LD
01706 869444

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