Machine Operator/Grinder

Full time Machine Operator needed for Manufacturing business in Glossop SK13

Salary up to £23k

Monday to Thursday 6am to 4.30pm

Machine Operator

Responsible for effectively and efficiently setting and running assigned machines to meet parts per hour performance and escalate any concerns to Operational Team Leader in line with company Procedures.

Main Duties

Adhere to Health, Safety and Environmental requirements.

Health & Safety remains a non-negotiable.Always work in a safe manner.

Ensure safety, environment and quality always remain a priority.

Be involved in the Daily observational survey and Near Miss programme and actively support and encourage your colleagues and team members in the identification and close out of any near misses

Always ensure your working environment and equipment in your area is safe and fit for purpose.

Respond to servicing, repairing and maintaining the machinery across your machinery portfolio in line with the Preventative Maintenance programme.

Record all daily outputs on schedule paperwork and submit on time.

Record all downtime on schedule paperwork and submit on time.

Escalate any concerns with machinery or parts to Operational Team Leader.

Ensure robust records are maintained in line with Quality Attributes of each Part manufactured.

Escalate any quality gap immediately.

Ensure lubricant is maintained and effective, escalating any gaps to supply to the Operational Team Leader.

Maintain the site hygiene policy in Kitchen and Bathroom areas on the working rota available.

Be flexible to any training of new machinery opportunity.

Undertake any other activity appropriate to your role as a Machine Operator.

Ensure an efficient handover to Operational Team Leader pending any holidays to be taken to ensure smooth continuous production of jobs.

Ensuring that the area, equipment and machinery are kept clean and tidy and in accordance with the relevant procedures during shift.

Report machine breakdowns to the Operational Team Leader as soon as possible after they occur whilst striving to ensure minimum disruption to the team.

Assist in the general preventative maintenance of the machine.

Working with other colleagues to ensure the implementation of the companys policies and goals.

Maintain regular, consistent and professional attendance, punctuality, and adherence to relevant health & safety procedures at all times.

Be flexible to support and assist outside normal working hours when necessary.

Assist with other activities within the realm of your capabilities when required.

Attributes required to perform the above Job Description

1.Appropriate experience to support this role, including grinder experience

2.Experience of a manufacturing environment essential.

3.Fault finding experience

4.Pneumatics fault finding experience

5.Mechanical machine repair experience

6.Basic Health & Safety

7.IT Literate with experience of operating computer operated machines.

8.Able to work to demanding deadlines.

9.Well organised, able to plan.

10.Good attention to detail.

11.Logical thinker with the ability to solve problems and work out solutions.

12.Good communicator.

13.Team player.

14.Enthusiastic approach.

15.Ability to work flexibly to suit the needs of the business.

16.Experience of an Aerospace engineering environment advantageous but not essential.

17.Willing and flexible to work in other departments as and when required.

18.Flexible to accommodate the working shift pattern and work overtime when available.

19.Knowledge of machines advantageous but not essential.

At A for Appointments, we are committed to equal opportunities for everyone.We embrace diversity and believe that a balanced, inclusive workforce is crucial to our business. We do not tolerate discrimination, harassment or bullying towards any candidates or employees. We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore, if we have not responded to your application withinfive days, please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

Derbyshire, England, UK