Extrusion Operator
14h ago
source : Somerset Live

We are currently looking for Extrusion Operator to join our client based in Hortonwood - Telford.

Company is one of Europe's leading full-service suppliers of flexible plastic and plastic laminate packaging and technical films.


Continental Shift including Days & Nights

2 on 3 off & 3 on 2 off


  • To set and operate any extruder and ancillary equipment within the department in accordance with operating procedures.
  • To control the activities of all shift members, to monitor, motivate, train and develop their abilities to perform their duties to standards laid down in all relevant procedures.
  • To monitor all production making operators aware of potential problems when they are setting up and ensuring production is run efficiently in accordance with the output targets, scrap levels, safety, housekeeping and working procedures.
  • To liaise with the Team Leader for the maintenance and modification requirements for machinery, in particular with the legalities of the Health & Safety at Work Act.
  • To ensure that information on the Works Order is sufficient to allow production to meet the customer's requirements, ensuring efficient use of prime and reclaim materials.
  • To undertake any ad hoc projects as and when directed by the Team Leader.
  • Requirements

  • Previous extrusion experience essential
  • Ability to work well in a team
  • Hard working attitude
  • Manufacturing background
  • Ability to multitask
  • Willing to learn
  • Must be able to work continental shifts pattern
  • If you are interested in this role please call our team on (phone number removed)

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