Production Operative - Banbury

£26-£30k - Manufacturing
Ref: 472 Date Posted: Monday 15 Jul 2024

The Role: Production Operative

Summary: A role which offers a variety of tasks, and potential career progression within a small family business working with some of the biggest brands worldwide.

Location:  Banbury

Salary: £26k-£30k depending upon experience 

Hours: 0800-1630 Monday to Thursday, Friday 0800-1330

Status: Permanent

Your Mission: As a Production/Machine Operative you will be working in a small friendly enthusiastic team in a high-pressure environment whereby enthusiasm, a keen eye for detail and a strong team spirit are required. This role can offer career advancement into a Leadership role should the successful candidate seek career progression.

The Client: A family hands-on business where everyone pulls in the same direction! With over 39 years of expertise, our wonderful client is a leading provider of specialised print and finishing services working with some of the biggest brands worldwide.

The Position:

  • Set up and adjust printing equipment based on job requirements, including loading materials, adjusting settings, and monitoring the production process.
  • Monitor the printing process to ensure quality control and adjust as needed to maintain consistency and accuracy.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues with printing equipment to minimize downtime and maintain workflow.
  • Follow correct machine operation, safety procedures, and quality standards.
  • Perform routine maintenance on printing machines to ensure optimal performance and prevent breakdowns.
  • Checking inventory of printing supplies and materials, and report as needed to support production requirements.
  • Ensure compliance with safety regulations and company policies to maintain a safe working environment.
  • Document production data, job specifications, and quality control measures for reporting and record-keeping purposes.
  • Report faults and escalate where appropriate.
  • Manual handling duties including box creation, presentation folders etc

Ideal Candidate Profile:

  • Must be able to demonstrate a stable employment history
  • Ideally have experience in the Print or Manufacturing Industry
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to take on key learning and instruction
  • Strong team spirit and communication skills
  • Excellent timekeeping and attendance record.