Production Operative

Basic Overview
Salary: £11.25 – £12.37/hour
Job Type: Full Time / Temporary
Minimum Salary: 11.25
Maximum Salary: 12.37
Job Location: Pontypool, Torfaen

Job Title: Production Operative

Location: Pontypool

Salary: £11.25 an hour afternoons 1300-23.00, but you can earn up to £12.37 per hour when fully trained

Hours: Full time 13.00pm-23.00pm

This role is working for a well established client in Pontypool. These are both Temporary to Permanent positions

Job Purpose:

Reporting to the Team Leader you will be primarily working in the brick cutting and brick clad departments responsible for cutting bricks to varying widths and angles in a safe manner and also cladding and assembling brick clad chimneys, whilst achieving daily targets. The role will also provide cover to brick bonding and other departments to meet production demands.

The Position

Work to deadline for daily production targets

Assemble chimney core to drawings using hand tools

Clad and Assemble units

Produce products to high quality standards

Cutting and bonding of bricks

Operating a hand operated brick cutting saw

Maintain safe and clean working area

Wear correct and appropriate PPE for the department

The Person

Experience of working in a busy production environment

Experience of cutting bricks, from within construction or building sectors preferable

Experience of operating a hand operated brick cutting saw preferable

Experience of basic maintenance of modern machinery

Resilient to working in a noisy brick cutting department

Resilient to working in wet and cold conditions

Reliable with an excellent attendance record

Able to work with little supervision following initial training and induction

Knowledge of Health & Safety and safe working practices

Flexible, as will be required to work in different departments

If you feel this role is for you then please apply now


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