Process Technician

Job Title: Process Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Crewe, Cheshire
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Start Date: asap
Reference: J892364_1502812534
Contact Name: Brian La-Ffin
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 15, 2017 16:55

Job Description

Process Technician

£20000 to £24000 depending on exprience

We are looking for candidates to join our expanding multinational client.

For the right people, who are willing to commit and are keen to learn, there are vast opportunities to grow and develop within the company.

Job Purpose:
As a Machine Operator/Technician you are required to make sure that the machines run efficiently and at capacity. You will be responsible, alongside the maintenance team, to assess and deal with any associated breakdowns of equipment or machinery
Key Accountabilities:
* To operate Blow moulding and stretch moulding equipment
* Operation of equipment including packing tables, leak detectors, metal detectors, conveyor systems and granulators.
* Ensure smooth running of the production line by identifying problems and correcting to ensure production targets are met with regards to volume and quality.
* To ensure machines are running efficiently to ensure material efficiency and reduce waste.
* To carry out both visual and physical Quality Assessment of product and determine if product meets specification
* To carry out prescribed preventative maintenance procedures on the machine to ensure optimum efficiency and Quality is maintained.
* Perform standard machine changes including material feed, colour, gas, neck and profile changes.
* Contribute to continual improvement groups focussed on both production efficiencies, Quality and Health and Safety.

Educational and professional:
* Experience in an mechanical fitting desirable
* Min 2 years production experience
* 4 GCSEs including Maths and English

Knowledge, Skills & Experience
* Previous experience in plastics factory or similar fast moving production environment
* Previous Mechanical maintenance experience e.g. changing belts, setting pneumatic controls, performing major and minor changeovers, tool changes and machine set ups.