SENIOR PRODUCTION ASSISTANT

SENIOR PRODUCTION ASSISTANT

Postify | Alton, ENG, GU34 2QJ, GB

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Description

Salary: Salary £25K to £28K D.O.E
Reference: ELSTEAD / MACH
SENIOR PRODUCTION ASSISTANT (MACHINE SHOP)
We are a family-owned business that has operated in Hampshire for over 50 years as a manufacturer and distributor of decorative lighting.
The business has grown extensively over the last 10 years and now has become an internationally renowned company supplying beautiful products to over 50 different countries.
BRIEF
As part of the production team you will be required to perform a number of key activities to maintain smooth and efficient production and general operations.
Reporting directly to the Production Supervisor, this position provides essential support in the manufacture of component parts and fittings.
It is paramount that you have an understanding and awareness of the requirement to produce accurate and quality finished parts and fittings in a productive manner at all times.
PERSON SPECIFICATION
You should have a good mechanical and technical aptitude, receive and undertake instruction well alongside a willingness to learn and further develop your existing skills.
Previous experience within a production machine shop is essential.
A positive can do attitude coupled with good interpersonal and communication skills and an excellent attendance record is required to be successful in this role.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS
Proven experience as a Senior member of a production team
Willingness to cross train across other production departments as required
Knowledge of the welding process would be an advantage
Basic computer literacy (training will be provided)
Ability to use own initiative
A team player
Capability to organise and prioritise own workload
Physical strength and stamina (role is primarily standing with exception of breaks and lunch period)
Ability to lift medium to heavy objects
JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Support and assist the production supervisor in operating numerically controlled machines, lathes, drills, or other machines and tools to manufacture component parts and fittings
Undertake on the job training and coaching from the production supervisor in all areas and all processes and tools within the machine shop
As required assist within the powder coating paint plant process
Assist in accurate record keeping using the computerised system to record completed jobs
Ensure proper care is taken in the use and maintenance of all equipment, machinery and supplies
Understand and abide by the production departments workplace safety and environmental practices in addition to the overall Company health and safety policies and procedures
Ability to follow work instructions to complete products according to specifications and inspect completed work for quality control
Maintain procedures and document management systems to maintain ISO accreditation and its continuing audit along with any other QMS as instructed by the Company.
Report defective materials, machines or questionable conditions to the production supervisors immediately
Undertake any other reasonable tasks as directed by the production supervisors and/or management
OTHER INFORMATION
Employment type:
Full time permanent position
Days & hours of work:
Monday to Friday 8.00am – 4.30pm (40 hours paid)
Other information:
Position offered is subject to confirmation of your right to work in the United Kingdom
Benefits:
28 days holiday inclusive of Bank Holidays (pro rata to start date)
Company pension scheme enrolment upon successful completion of probationary period
(statutory contributions)
To apply for this exciting opportunity within our friendly team please apply now.....
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