Extrusion Operator

Closing Date: 15/10/19
Location: Coveris Louth
Department: Film

To produce polythene film involving the operation of high speed, high volume production lines, within specification and to a high quality, whilst maximising production efficiencies. 

Principal Accountabilities

  • Production of polythene film to the required customer specification
  • Maximisation of production output
  • Completion of order and blend changes
  • Completion of filter and die face cleans as required
  • Carry out and accurately record quality control checks, taking remedial action where required
  • Working to work tickets and job specification sheets, and accurately completing all production-related controlled documents, ensuring compliance to customer requirements and quality standards
  • Promptly notify supervisors or line manager if product is out of specification
  • Ensure raw material supplies and material feed are maintained
  • Removal and bailing of scrap product
  • Weigh, palletise and remove finished product
  • Ensure finished product packaging is completed to specification and sufficient for needs, with correct labelling
  • Completion and to all task cards and instructions relevant to operational area
  • Ensure handover to next shift is completed
  • Maintenance of housekeeping and hygiene standards
  • Assist in direct training of other operators, subject to process experience under the direction of the Shift Manager, Shift Supervisor
  • Completion of duties in a safe and responsible manner and in accordance with the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974, making recommendations for improvement through Health & Safety Representative as appropriate
  • Completion of ad-hoc duties to meet the needs of the business, subject to appropriate training

Shift Pattern

2 days (6am-6pm) 2 nights (6pm-6am) 4 days off

Training will be given to the right candidate

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