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Semi-skilled Plastic Process Technician
Accept Recruitment are currently recruiting for Semi-skilled Plastic Process Technicians for our client in Sherburn-in-Elmet.
Working as part of this successful plastics manufacturing group, the recycling business is looking to appointment experienced Multi-skilled technicians to support its growth plan.
This is excellent opportunity for individuals with a “hands-on/can do” attitude, offering job security and satisfaction for individuals with a proven track record of plastic manufacture, wishing to develop and learn. This is an exciting stage of our development and a chance for successful applicants to make a real difference to the future direction of the business.
Ensure that recycling lines run to the specification and in a safe manner and every machine produces good quality, rPET pellets that meet specification.
Troubleshoot any defects, minimise machine downtime and carry out any remedial work as is necessary, within the technicians’ level of competence, to maximise machine efficiency.
Ensure feedstock is tested to ensure compliance with specification and finished product is tested in line with QMS.
Carry out regular reviews of the material quality though process utilising the in-line monitoring systems.
To remove, clean, refit, realign or carry out other necessary adjustments to parts of the recycling line.
Instigate containment and corrective actions in the event of non-conformance.
Carry out line maintenance in accordance with planned programme.
Ensure machines, ancillary equipment, and the immediate work area are always maintained to high standard of housekeeping & cleanliness.
Electrical & Mechanical background / experience.
Experience with line setup, conditioning, maintenance & optimisation of plastics processing machinery, working to ensure that production lines achieve high levels of OEE performance.
Knowledge of the plastics manufacturing industry.
Flexibility is a key requirement as you will be working as part of a small team.
Knowledge of H&S procedures.
Experience of BRC Quality systems would be advantageous.
Experience working with Starlinger Extrusion would be advantageous.
Continuous Improvement experience preferred.
Lean manufacturing experience preferred.
Good communication skills.
4on 4off shift pattern
2 days & 2 nights (6-6)
Salary: £29k £31k per annum
Job type: Permanent
Accept Recruitment is an equal opportunity recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitability skilled or qualified individuals, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.We act as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy.Please note that we reserve the right to close the vacancy prior to the application deadline/closing date once a sufficient number of applications have been received.If you haven't heard back from us within 2 weeks, please assume that unfortunately on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.