Production Technician

  • Job Reference: 1166572608-2
  • Date Posted: 16 November 2023
  • Employer: Contract Personnel Limited
  • Location: Beccles, Suffolk
  • Salary: £32,825
  • Sector: Engineering and Technical
  • 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.

Duties and Responsibilities

• 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.

Experience & Skills required

• Educated to GCSE Grade C level

• Engineering background / mechanical aptitude

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