Production Technician

  • Job Reference: 1166571433-2
  • Date Posted: 16 November 2023
  • Employer: Contract Personnel Limited
  • Location: Beccles, Suffolk
  • Salary: £32,825
  • Sector: Administration and Support, Air Transport, Airport Operations, Business Development & Account Management, Couriers, Delivery & Postal, Coxswains, Ships Masters & Deck Officers, Crane, Hoist & Lift Operators, Customer Service, Defence & Emergency Services, Executive & Management, Finance, Analysis & Reporting, Fleet Management, Forklift & Plant Drivers, Freight, Furniture & Cargo Services, Government & Public Sector, Manufacturing & Production, Quality Assurance & Control, Safety & Compliance, Training, Education & Instruction
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Contract Personnel are recruiting on behalf a global manufacturing company based just outside of Beccles. Our client is looking for an experienced Production Technician to join their team.

Tasks include but are not limited to:

  • To work together with team in a flexible manner to achieve maximum productivity throughout the shift, liaising with the Shift Engineer to resolve problem areas.
  • Undertake machine and equipment safety checks prior to start up and complete appropriate paperwork.
  • To work with the Team Leader to achieve the Team Plans: e.g. Cleaning/Hygiene; Improvement Plans; Training Plans; Labour Plans.
  • Responsible for obtaining technical information, equipment and raw materials needed for start-up of jobs, to perform tool changes/colour changes and to accept new jobs into production.
  • Responsible for the safe and efficient running and monitoring of production throughout the shift and for inspection, packing and identification of product to meet specifications.
  • To ensure highest quality standards are maintained and to work to Company Policy of zero defects.
  • To co-operate in providing cover during breaks periods and training sessions.
  • To produce output targets set by Team Leader.
  • Responsible for maintaining high standards of housekeeping and organisation and working to the 6 S s system to achieve the requirements of the Housekeeping / Safety Audits.
  • Responsible for working safely and obeying all Company Safety Rules, using the appropriate safety equipment/clothing provided, carrying-out daily safety checks and reporting problems / hazards.
  • Academic/Professional Qualifications (or equivalent qualifiers)

Knowledge and Experience

Educated to GCSE Grade C level

Technical Skills, Knowledge, Systems Knowledge (and associated skill level)

Engineering background / mechanical aptitude - REQUIRED

12-hour shift rotation (3-week rotation averaging 40 hours per week)