Machine Minders

Job Title: Machine Minders
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Desborough, Northamptonshire
Salary: £7.75 per hour + OT
Start Date: ASAP
REF: J491
Contact Name: Sophie Clayton
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

MACHINE MINDERS required to work in the conversion/packing department of a busy manufacturing company in Desborough. Paying up to £370 per week working on a 4 days on, 4 days off, 4 nights on, 4 nights off continental shift pattern.

Candidates will be responsible for setting and operating production equipment as well as for the manual packing of finished products. Candidates must have a strong work ethic and be able to work well both independently and as part of a team.


*£7.75 per hour starting rate
*Temporary to permanent opportunity
*Working for a busy and successful manufacturing company
*4 days on, 4 days off, 4 nights on, 4 nights off shift pattern
*Full training provided


*12 hour shifts working BOTH days and nights on a 4 on, 4 off basis
*Candidates must be willing to commit to this shift pattern
*Shifts will include weekend work


*Due to the shift start times, own reliable transport is an essential requirement as public transport cannot be relied upon for travelling to and from work
*Successful candidates will be working in a fast-paced production area so previous experience of working in busy factory or warehouse environments would be an advantage
*Candidates will be required to become fully skilled machine operators/setters through the training provided, so must be willing to learn and be confident in the use of machinery

*Packing finished products according to individual customer specifications
*Ensuring products are secured and safely placed on pallets in preparation for transportation to the customer
*Loading, operating and setting conversion machinery and ensuring the smooth running of all machines at all times
*Quality checking own work during and after production and reporting any quality issues
*Filing production paperwork
*General factory duties such as maintaining the tidiness of the work area

The first stage of the application process is to apply online. If you would like any more information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact us and ask for Sophie.

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