Machine Operator

Location Leicestershire
Job Type Permanent
Salary £36000 - 36000 per year
Contact Ashton Kenney
Call 07814 905 283
Reference AK/LO.AC

Machine operator, £36,000 Leicester, 4 on 4 off

Calling all Machine operators

Due to expansion, we are supporting a global engineering business on a huge recruitment drive at their site in the heart of Leicester.  The business who specialise within packaged products are a reputable name within the food & beverage market and produce over 2 billion units per annum, cementing them as one of the giants of the industry.  The company who have been in operation for the last 40 years employ over 240 staff and boast an impressive portfolio of manufactured goods.

These goods are some of UKs most recognisable brands of which have become a staple part of British homes shopping lists. With a turnover eclipsing £170 million the business is going from strength to strength and are set to grow even further in 2021 due to investment of new production lines.

The client is keen to speak to line operators from any engineering or technical background.

About the role

As a line operator you will be responsible for operating the controls of automated palletising equipment that sort, transfer and stack pallets onto containers within a busy manufacturing environment.  You will be responsible for observing packages moving along the conveyor, identify defects and rejecting units.

Further responsibilities will include stopping equipment jams, operating stacking machinery and completing very basic mechanical maintenance.

About you

To be considered for a Machine operator role you should have the following;

  • Previous experience within a similar environment
  • Physically fit (A lot of time on your feet for a whole shift)
  • An eye for detail with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work on your own for long periods.
  • Happy to work within a loud engineering environment.

The benefits

In a time of uncertainty for UK manufacturing, this is an excellent opportunity for line operators who are looking to join a secure growing business. Along with the salary the package includes many working benefits including, discounted staff canteen, 6% pension, good work life balance & also company chill out area with a snooker table.

If this role is of interest to you, please press apply or send your CV to  

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