Closing Date: 30/04/19
Location: Coveris Winsford
Department: Film

Extrusion Operator 

Please note this role is on a 4 on 4 off shift pattern, 2 days 7am - 7pm then 2 nights 7pm - 7am then 4 off

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsibility for the production of polyolefin film products to the required customer specification on production line(s).
  • Maximisation of production output.
  • Completion of order and blend changes.
  • 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 Team Supervisors and/or 2IC & shift mangers if the product is out of specification, or there are doubts around final/end use performance or product safety.
  • Ensure raw material supplies and material feed are maintained.
  • Removal and bailing of scrap product, and the correct procedure for removal of excess raw materials.
  • Ensure finished product packaging is completed to specification and sufficient for customer expectation.
  • Completion and compliance to all task cards and instructions relevant to operational area.
  • Ensure handover to next shift is completed.
  • Maintenance of housekeeping and hygiene standards.
  • Assists in direct training of other operators, machine hands, or apprentices subject to process experience under the direction of Team Supervisors, 2IC’s, Shift Managers.
  • 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.

Key Behaviours/Values

  • Committed to the health & safety and the wellbeing of co-workers and the environment.
  • Committed to achieving excellence in both quality and line efficiency.
  • Supports and participates in the training and development of team members.
  • Assists in coaching less experienced co-workers.
  • Communicates in an open and honest manner demonstrating ethical and professional behaviours at all times. Understands and promotes Coveris values.
  • Respects the rights, differences, and dignity of all those who work in, and lead our business.

Coveris Expectations

  • Supports the shift to meet and exceed operational KPI’s including production volume, product quality, waste, and safety performance.
  • Identifies opportunities to improve operational performance.
  • Adheres at all times to safe operating procedures and ensure area of responsibility remains hazard free as far as is reasonably practicable.
  • Dependability - Takes personal ownership of all aspects of the job role.
  • Self-motivated - Creates their own motivation. Self–motivation that does not require a high level of "hand-holding," as well as the ability to tackle obstacles that arise shift to shift.
  • Positive attitude - Maintains a positive attitude, even in difficult situations. Able to tackle issues both big and small. Promotes team spirit and morale.
  • Positive representation - Maintains a solid reputation – inside and outside of work, having a positive work ethic and a strong sense of what is appropriate both in the workplace and outside of it, knows how to balance the two.

Please ensure you would be able to travel to Winsford Industrial Estate, before applying

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £24,540.00 /year

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