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Machine Operating Setter

Job Summary

  • Location New Milton, Hampshire
  • Salary £14.50 - £18.09 per hour + canteen, onsite carpark, overtime, gym
  • Contract Type Permanent
  • Sector Industrial & Manufacturing
  • Date Posted 21 February 2024
  • Ref HM/190_1708536116

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Job Description

Are you an experienced Machine Operator/Setter ready to on a new career journey? Exciting opportunities await, so keep reading!

We are currently seeking a skilled Machine Operator for a permanent position (12 month contract) in a modern, well-lit factory located in New Milton, just a stone's throw away from Lymington, Christchurch, and only 12 miles east of Bournemouth's city centre.

The hourly rate for this position is £18.09, this works out as £36,768 a year - there is also possibility to earn more on top of this via overtime.

This role has opened up due to the company's continued growth, driven by an expansive and promising project that's now become a reality.

As a Machine Operator, your primary responsibility will be operating semi-automated welding machines to ensure the precise assembly of products with secure seals. These products are crucial components in the food/beverage and medical/pharmaceutical industries and involve the use of basic hand tools, power tools, and machinery operation. Training will be provided, but we do require candidates to have prior experience in machine operation, preferably with a background in machine setup or operation.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Effective operation of machinery to ensure product conformity with company quality standards.
  • Adherence to all company standards and Health and Safety protocols.
  • Consistently following documented process controls.
  • Efficient assembly of products.
  • Understandiong of engineering drawings and ability to work to them.
  • Comfortable using hand tools and sheet metal machinery
  • Adopting a positive and methodical approach to all manufacturing tasks within the designated area.

You will enjoy regular working hours from 3:00pm to 00.00 am, Monday through Thursday, Friday is 11.00am to 4.00pm- 39hours a week. You will be training on a day shift for approximately 1 month and then be transferred to the shift. You also be paid for the shift uplift while training on days.

On-site, you'll find convenient free parking and a well-stocked, self-service canteen. Our client also provides an on-site gym, demonstrating their commitment to promoting a healthy work-life balance. Additionally, they offer an attractive pension scheme and genuine opportunities for career progression.

We are looking for motivated individuals with a positive, enthusiastic, and respectful demeanour. You'll have the privilege of working with a fantastic group of experienced production professionals.

If you possess a positive attitude, a strong work ethic, and are seeking a permanent role within a welcoming factory environment, we want to hear from you. Don't miss this opportunity; CLICK APPLY today!

FPR Group serves as an employment agency for this vacancy.

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Aisha Peerbacus

Aisha Peerbacus

I specialise in Industrial and Manufacturing and started my career in recruitment in 2022 after graduating from the University of Portsmouth, where I studied BSc Sociology with Psychology. I enjoy meeting new people and helping them develop a career path that suits them. Recruitment is a very…

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