About the Role
We currently have an opportunity for a Machine Minder to join the IPL team at our IPL Sittingbourne site in Kent. This role is responsible to run the line effectively and deliver the daily line plan and the expected line efficiently, maintaining the required customer service standards
As a Machine Minder, you will ensure all daily machine safety checks are completed in line with the trained Standard Operations Procedure’s and Planned Preventative Maintenance schedules.
Ensuring that you monitor and record packs per Minute on machines and controlling the yield.
Liaising with Line Leaders, you will be responsible for checking the machines are set up in time for the next job ensuring prompt changeovers whilst avoiding high downtime.
Working with the packaging team, you will ensure that all labels, packaging and film is on the line and ready to use in good time before job is ready.
Any machine run rate issues will be reported via the internal system so there is limited effect on safety or productivity.
Skills and Experience Required
You should have proven experience of working within a fast moving environment, ideally within manufacturing / produce, along with experience of working on a production line.
You will have good verbal and written communication skills and have a willingness to work flexibly with a proactive approach.
Microsoft Office literate in Outlook and Excel you should have an awareness of Health and Safety and good team working skills.
With the ability to work quickly and methodically, demonstrating good practical skills you should also have the ability to concentrate while doing repetitive tasks and follow instructions.
Shift : This is a 4 on 4 off shift pattern working 7am to 7pm
What's in it for you?
We are a rapidly growing and exciting business, dedicated to the development of our colleagues and committed to creating a great place to work.
In order to grow we need to find people already living our Values Supportive, Trailblazing, Engaging and Principled.
In return you will become a valued part of our team on a permanent basis and we will offer you a competitive salary and benefits package, inclusive of :
Paid annual leave
Job Security and confirmed shift pattern
Option to be paid on a weekly or monthly basis
10% Asda Discount
Colleague Monthly Bonus Scheme
Enhanced Pension scheme you pay less as we contribute more
Entitled to Life Cover which is 4X your annual salary
Entitled to Enhanced Maternity and Paternity pay
Training and Development appropriate to your role
Health and Safety ExperienceProduction ExperiencePractical SkillsTeam Worker