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Machine Operator Thirsk

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Our client is a long established company based in Thirsk. Innovative and dynamic, they are constantly pursuing new ways to improve the services and products they offer. An opportunity has arisen for a Machine Operator to join their team on a temporary to permanent basis.

This is the ideal role for a Machine Operator looking to develop their career with an award-winning company.

As a Machine Operator you will be responsible for allocating steel products from stock and cutting them to customer specifications.

Your duties will include:

  • Receiving stock deliveries with inspection of materials whilst unloading
  • Checking delivery notes against goods received
  • Labelling and putting stock in correct location
  • Picking correct material for sales orders / despatch
  • Assisting with safe loading of materials
  • Understanding and completion of associated paperwork and system transactions
  • Checking stock and relaying information back to the relevant departments
  • Correct handling and usage of tools and equipment
  • Forklift operations to move heavy items
  • Overhead crane operation (training will be provided)
  • Machinery used to saw / cut steel (training will be provided)
  • To maintain work area standards
  • To offer support to colleagues at all levels
  • Responsible for the effective running of machines
  • Working to your own initiative

To be considered for the role of Machine Operator, you must have:

  • Experience of working in an industrial environment
  • Be fit, healthy and able to undertake a physically demanding role
  • Be a team player and able to achieve both individual and team targets
  • Be flexible in working around shifts
  • Appreciation of safe working practices and its importance in the workplace
  • Literacy/Numeracy ability to National Level 2 Standard
  • Willingness to learn and develop
  • Ability to follow instruction and work using own initiative

Although not essential, a Fork Lift Truck (FLT) licence would be beneficial.

The approximate start times for shift we currently have available are:

  • 08:00-17:00 (Mon - Fri)
  • 17:00-00:30 (Mon - Fri)
  • 00:30-08:30 (Mon-Fri)

You will need to be flexible to work longer hours depending on work load and on a shift rota basis, both days and nights. You will be working a minimum of 40 hours per week.

Pay rates are:

  • £8.50-£10.50 per hour.

Benefits and opportunities:

  • Inclusive of shift premium.
  • Overtime

Additional Keywords: Machine operative, maintenance operator, operator, food production, food, production, manufacturing, Steel

To apply for the role of Machine Operator, please apply via the button or link shown. If your skills and experience meet with this requirement, we will contact you to discuss the position in further detail.


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