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Extrusion Operative

Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Job Type
7 Sep 2022

Are you a Machine Operator looking for a new opportunity?

Do you want to work for a company that is well established and ethical company?

Does the idea of working in a collaborative environment within a company with a great culture interest you?

Then reach out! Kingston Barnes is now recruiting an exciting position for a Extrusion Operator Engineer for one of our clients working within the Wellingborough area.

The Company:

An organised and reputable business operating within the Recycling industry. This company's success is a result of their drive to minimise the negative effect they have on the planet and by the people that make this happen. This company saves reusable but defected or used products, to avoid the raw materials ending up in landfill. Due to steady and ongoing demand this company is looking to grow their team.

The Role:

You will be tasked with the setting up and running of extrusion machines within the factory. In addition, you will have to complete end of line checks of the product to ensure quality assurance. Candidates will benefit from having experience in production operation (ideally extrusion,) having good mechanical knowledge or having experience working in FMCG or industrial environments. You will also be required to operate a forklift so someone with a forklift licence is also necessary.


FLT Licence - Counterbalance

Machine Operation background

Knowledge of extrusion, blown film, injection moulding, profile extrusion

Knowledge of plastics - PVC, PE, PET, ABS

Mechanical appreciation of process equipment 1 st level breakdown checks - checking the obvious reasons for a breakdown

Understanding of production costs to include waste, downtime, scrap and re-work

If you are interested, please apply online

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position

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  • Job Reference: 706411837-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Kingston Barnes Ltd
    Kingston Barnes Ltd
  • Location: Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
  • Salary: £29,400
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent