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Press Changeover (SMED) Team Member - Daventry

£16000 - Manufacturing
Ref: 189 Date Posted: Monday 03 Dec 2018
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The Role: Press Changeover (SMED) Team Member

Location: Daventry

Salary: £16,000

Shift: Double Day Shift - (Earlies: Mon - Thurs 6am - 1.45pm & Fri 6am - 11.30am then Lates: Mon - Thurs 1.30pm - 9.15pm & Fri 11.15am - 5pm), 

The Client: A true global label solution provider, our client is one of the largest label companies in the world. With over 8,000 dedicated employees, they operate 70 state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in 26 countries today.

The Position: Reporting to the SMED (Single Minute Exchange of Die) Supervisor the job holder is expected to deliver an optimum press change service and play a key role in standardising the ways of working (Culture).

Specific Duties:


  • Daily delivery of the SMED teams goals in terms of press changeovers.
  • Working in accordance with a safe environment and individual support for the site safety objectives.
  • Contribution to the Lean improvement forums especially in the field of SMED and Yield.
  • Individual adherence to the quality systems and input into the local risk assessments.
  • Day to day adherence to the site environmental objectives.
  • The timely and cost conscious delivery of the print plan and an acute awareness of the role the SMED team plays in it.
  • Reinforcement of the “one way of working” culture by strict adherence to the guides and procedures.
  • The strengthening of internal customer – supplier relationships by seeking to understand the wider team goals. The use of SIPOC is key.
  • Personal development through internal and external courses especially in the field of Lean and Team-working.
  • Support the SMED Supervisors improvement drive by reducing change-over times in an agreed structured manner.
  • Support and react to appropriate KPI’s as a team member.

Company Benefits

  • 24 days holiday
  • 3% matched pension,
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Cinema discount
  • Free eye tests 
  • Health surveillance