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Are you looking for a new career in 2020 within a progressive manufacturing environment?


Our client is looking for Machine Operators to work on a permanent basis in the Gosport area, offering long term stability as well as the opportunity for progression. The successful candidate will have current experience of working within a busy manufacturing environment, with a good mechanical aptitude.

The role:

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


* Current experience working within a fast paced manufacturing environment
* Experience of fault finding and rectifying issues
* Experience of setting manufacturing and or production equipment
* Good communication skills and capable of building good working relationships
* Excellent organisation skills
* Good level of Maths & English
* Experience of working 12 hour shifts on a rotating basis

In return for this fantastic opportunity, the benefit package is as follows:

* £24,573.93 per annum inclusive of shift allowance
* Shift Aligned Monday to Sunday
* 60 hours one week and 24 hours the next on a rotating basis
* 15 days holiday per year rising to 20 days per year after 4 years
* Private Health Care insurance after 24 months service
* Automatic enrolment into a pension at 3% & Employer contributes 5%
* Free parking on site
* On site gym
* £50 per employee each Christmas plus long service awards
* 7-day Christmas shut down period
* Child care vouchers

Candidates will undertake an assessment in mechanical understanding, Health & Safety, literacy & numeracy.

If you have the relevant skills and current machine experience then please contact the Portsmouth Office on 02392 642888 and ask for Chris or Shannon.

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Capital Business Links Ltd,
Craven House,
40-44 Uxbridge Road,
London W5 2BS,
United Kingdom

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