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Machine Operative Days/ Nights

Job Type:
Permanent, Temporary
£12.30 to £15.30 per hour
13 May 2024
Job Ref:

****The role is initially temporary but may lead to a perm role for the right people

Our client are a medium sized engineering firm who are looking for an experienced Manufacturing / Production op to join the team.

This is a permanent opportunity.

Day to Day Duties :
- Mixing and pressing powders and chemicals
- Furnace operating - Training provided
- Machine operation
- Following standard operating procedures.

Hours of work:

hours are 37.5 hours per week, although they must be flexible as they will be required to join the rota for the overtime link ups (approx. 1 every 2 weeks) and the 12-hour night shift rota (approx. 1 week in 5) when suitably trained. Occasional weekend work will be required as overtime hours.

Days: £12.31

Link Up: £15.39

Nights: £15.13

OT: £18.47

Applicants must have experience following Standard Operating Procedures and adhering to health & safety guidelines
Ideally you will also be able to read technical drawings.

Holidays & Benefits:
25 days holiday plus 8 bank/public holidays.
2 flexible holiday days per annum (purchase or sell)

Group Personal Pension Scheme.

Employer contribution 5.5%
Employee contribution 3.5%

Life Assurance – 4 times annual salary lump sum.

Company Sick Pay Scheme, subject to reporting rules.

Salary Sacrifice for Cycle to Work Scheme.
Company Bonus Scheme – based on company performance.

Bonus Investment Scheme.
Occupation Health Medical.
Employee assistance programme - 24/7 help line.
Secure parking on site.
Free vend beverages.

Overtime Rates are: Time and a Quarter, Time and Half and Time and two thirds.
Overtime is not guaranteed

The role is long term and will probably go permanent for the right candidates.

To apply please forward your cv in word format.

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