Machine Operative

  • Job Reference: 41132
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Stafflex
  • Location: Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
  • Salary: £10.00 to £11.69 Per Hour
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Machine Operative
Salary - Up to £23.5K P/A DOE
Hours - 39 Hours per Week - 8:00am - 5:00pm Monday - Thursday; 8:00am - 1:00pm Friday
Holidays - 22 + 8 Statutory
Location - Dewsbury, West Yorkshire


Are you an experienced machine operator looking for a new opportunity that offers a great work life balance and a good opportunity at progressing within the company? We are currently recruiting on behalf of a successful firm, specialising in the engineering and manufacture of gaskets, valves and precision cutting. Working in the water jet cutting division, you will be learning to operate all on site machinery, cutting materials such as PTFE, graphite, rubber, rubber and a range of other various materials.

Key duties of the Machine Operative will include:
- Loading and unloading of components on to the cutting machinery
- Operating machinery to requirements
- Daily checks on machinery
- Operational maintenance, reporting any faults to senior operators
- Conducting periodic quality checks
- Processing relevant documentation

Key Skills and Experience of a Machine Operative:
- Previous experience working with machinery
- Capable of working to your own initiative
- Ability to multitask and use initiative to time jobs
- Must be able to follow procedures and instructions
- Knowledge of production/manufacture process
- Experience in an Engineering environment
- High attention to detail
- Ability to read and understand measuring equipment is advantageous
- Commitment to develop further and progress in the company

If you are interested in the role, and have relevant skills and experience, please apply to the role or call 01484 351010 (Ext.4) and speak to Mulenga at Stafflex Engineering. We look forward to hearing from you.