Production Operative Manufacturing

Recruiter
Adecco Corporate
Location
Oakengates
Salary
£8.80 per hour
Posted
30 Aug 2017
Closes
22 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Position Purpose: Transition materials through the process supporting all machining and finishing functions.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain inventory of plastic and metal materials in good order, including organising, sorting and inventorying.
  • Track inventory quantities.
  • Perform and record regular cycle counts.
    • Raise orders for material as needed on a daily base.
    • Report stock inconsistencies
    • Prepare allCNC machining materials ready for scheduled jobs.
      1. Set milling programme for skimming blocks, checking quality of tools ready for this milling operation
      2. Operate power tools such as band saws and manual mills to prepare blocks of material
    • Identify appropriate material for upcoming orders.
    • Prepare and stage material for milling process.
    • Carry out off-machine processes i.e. waxing, de-waxing and part cleaning and bead blasting etc.
    • Maintain mills removing swarf, emptying swarf bins and general housekeeping of the production and racking area.
    • Adhere to all quality and safety standards within the department.
    • Maintain clean and organised work area with emphasis on safety, quality, efficiency, and utilisation.
    • Continually seek to improve work processes and individual performance.
    • Adhere to all company policies and operational procedures.
    • Perform additional tasks as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Inventory control experience preferred.
  • Able to comprehend and follow printed and computer-screen instructions, and direction from supervisors or technical leads.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Experience with power tools (drill press experience an advantage)
  • Able to work safely with sharp and heavy objects (e.g., utility knives, aluminium blocks).
  • Able to use measuring instruments such as scales, callipers, dial indicators.
  • Physical job requirements: Stand for up to 7.5 hours (up to 12 hours for weekend shifts). Reaching, bending, and grasping and manual Handling in line with HSE guidelines.
  • Able to use a computer and calculator. Able to read and write in English, and do basic arithmetic.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced, team-oriented work environment.
  • Must be punctual and have good attendance.
  • Able to comprehend and follow printed and computer-screen instructions, and direction from supervisors or technical leads.

Physical Job Requirements:

Physical job requirements: Stand for the entire shift. Essential job duties require reaching, bending, and grasping and manual handling in line with HSE guidelines.

Able to comprehend and follow printed and computer screen instructions, and direction from supervision and management.

Work Environment: Nonsmoking; Shop floor and Office. Eye & hearing protection and safety shoes mandatory.

Disclaimer:This job description describes the general nature and level of work to be done. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required.