Operator, England

Our Huhtamaki site in Gosport, UK are currently recruiting for a number of permanent


to work within the Paper Cup factory.

This role will work a 12 hour, 7DC shift pattern on rotating days, nights and weekends – working an average 42 hours per week (60 hours one week and 24 hours the following week).

Job Description:

Reporting to the Shift Team Leader, the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the ability to:

  • Ensure equipment is set up to the relevant specifications
  • Check and monitor product quality against defined standards
  • Ensure all production requirements are met to the best of the Operators ability and ensure that machine outputs are maximised at all times
  • Ensure effective communication with Team Leaders to keep them informed of production status, highlighting any issues or problems as they arise
  • Undertake fault finding activities and conduct repairs where possible
  • Contact Engineering when repairs by the Operator are not possible
  • Ensure minimum wastage of materials at all times through effective machine operation
  • Conduct effective shift handovers
  • Keep work areas clean and tidy

Qualifications and experience:

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience working within a manufacturing environment
  • A good mechanical aptitude
  • Experience fault finding coupled with a degree of rectification capability
  • Good communication skills and capable of building good working relationships.
  • Good organisation skills.
  • GCSE standard A-C or equivalent in Maths & English.
  • Experience of shift work - Days and nights, long shifts
    Candidates will undertake an assessment in mechanical understanding, Health & Safety, literacy & numeracy.

Send your application through the link below at the latest on December 31, 2018.