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Machine Operator

Job Summary

  • Location Eastleigh, Hampshire
  • Salary £11.72 - £13.76 per hour
  • Contract Type Temporary/Contract
  • Sector Technical & Engineering
  • Date Posted 10 November 2022
  • Ref HM/153_1668100979
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Job Description

FPR Group are proud to be partnered with a global organisation who manufacture and distribute contact lenses. Our client are world leaders in their industry and have fantastic training along with excellent career opportunities.

Their site in Southampton is on an easy to reach industrial park with easily accessible routes from Portsmouth, Southampton and surrounding areas. Built in 2017, the modern unit boasts exceptional staffing facilities, with free on site parking, on site showers, full kitchen and canteen area with free hot and cold drinks, along with vending machines that offer discounted sandwiches, baguettes and pastries! There is also a flat screen television and a football table for you to enjoy whilst you are on a break. A small library and quiet room can also be found tucked around the corner for you to take advantage of.

As a Machine Operator, your role will predominantly be to sort and check through the picked lenses against the correct packaging documentation. As with any kind of technology, there can be faults and minor issues with these machines so you are required to fault find and fix when required. This role also includes lifting of up to 13KG and pushing cages of around 120KG. You will be operating on PLC's and machine panels, as well as using high volume machines to feed the lenses for labelling and cartoning. This role does require prolonged standing and can be physically demanding.

Our client ensures the wellbeing of their employees and they really care about the company culture, which makes this an outstanding place to work where you will feel valued and taken care of.

You will benefit from 35 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays) and will be paid at an hourly rate of the below

Double day shift (Mon-Fri, 6am-2pm and 2pm-10pm on rotating basis) = £11.72

Night shift (Sunday-Thursday 10pm-6am) = £13.76

This is an incredible opportunity to join a global organisation, benefitting from all of the above and much more!

If this sounds like something you are interested in, please CLICK APPLY today or call Lucie Hayward on 02392 453377 to discuss further.

FPR Group are acting as a recruitment business for this vacancy

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Lucie Hayward

Lucie Hayward

I work in the Technical and Engineering division, focusing on temporary recruitment. I love talking to people, getting to know them and their requirements before placing them into a role where they’ll

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