Production Operative

Employer Information

Fane Valley Group

E: hr@fanevalley.com

T: 028 92610480

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Summary of Role:
To operate all machines in the packing department – box formers, filling head, check weights, palletisers, high pressure pumps and extruders.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Make sure all machines are operating efficiently and in line with SOP’s ;
  • Monitor the work area in line with health and safety legislation and the Planed Preventative Maintenance Schedule (PPM);
  • Report any issues to supervisor or maintenance department so they can be dealt with swiftly and effectively to minimise downtime;
  • Monitor and record packs per minute on the machines to ensure weight is consistent;
  • Check all products for quality issues;
  • Ensure product change overs are performed in accordance with SOP and with minimal downtime;
  • Complete all necessary paperwork as required;
  • Operate the PLC Control Screens and SCADA Systems.

General:

  • Comply with all company policies and procedures within the remit of this role;
  • Carry out any other associated duties as may arise,  develop or be assigned by management;
  • Be flexible in approach to working hours.

Essential Criteria:

  • Have at least 2 years work experience in a manufacturing environment;
  • Previously worked with PLC control screens and SCADA systems;
  • Experience of record keeping with attention to detail;
  • An awareness of health and safety legislation;
  • Demonstrate excellent communication and problem solving skills;
  • Good standard of written and spoken English;
  • Have a customer-focused attitude.

 
Preference will be given to candidates who have:

  • Previous work experience in the food industry;
  • Counterbalance forklift licence;
  • Have a pallet stacker and electric pallet truck licence.
  • Permanent
  • xDuncrue
  • Closing date: Friday 30 Oct 2020
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