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Print Machine Operator

Line manager

Production Manager

Job Purpose

To work as part of a team to ensure the machine prints to a high quality, with limited scrap and to production plan.

Main Responsibilities

  1. Monitor and control print quality
  2. Ensure all standard operating procedures are adhered to (e.g. PPE, health and safety, hygiene, quality)
  3. Complete all related paperwork accurately to ensure print quality checks are carried out
  4. Ensure press speeds are always optimise
  5. Follow SOPs always ensuring that defective quality material does not reach the customer
  6. Working with and contributing to Continuous improvement activity across site
  7. Provide holiday cover in line with production agreement, and provide sickness cover where possible
  8. Ensure effective shift handover is carried out
  9. Maintain good housekeeping

Key Contacts/Relationships

  • Reporting to Production Manager
  • Working as part of the print team

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Needed for the Job

  • Good attendance and timekeeping
  • Good level of English Entry Level 3 or above
  • Knowledge of flexographic printing process
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Good organisational and self-motivational skills
  • High levels of accuracy and attention to detail

Job Context and any other relevant information

  • Working in factory environment
  • 12-hour Shift work starting on Days whilst training
  • 12 hour Shifts moving to 4 on 2 off rotating between day and night shifts.
  • 1 hour breaks per shift
  • Will need protection foot wear, all other PPE will be provided

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Blown Film Extrusion Operator

Line manager

Extrusion Supervisor / Production Manager

Job Purpose

To produce polyethylene film to meet customer specifications in colour, gauge and material properties using a variety of different extrusion machines including 3 and 5 layers.

We are always looking for experienced technical operators and new members of the team.

If you would like to send us your CV alongside a cover letter, please email info@echopackaging.co.uk