Location Lutterworth
Job-type Permanent
Salary £24k - 26k per year
Contact Andy Haddon
Call Andy
Email andrew.haddon.72D120B47.0@applybe.com
Reference 98715

Production Operative

£24,000 - £26,000

Continental Shift


Our client are a growing plastics manufacturer who are seeking a production operative to join their growing team. The role is working a continental work pattern (4 days 7am – 7pm, 4 off, 4 nights 7pm – 7am, 4 off).


  • Adhere to Standard Operating Procedures on Safety, Health, Environment, and quality.
  • Correct reporting of all Safety, Health, and Environment incidents inclusive of accidents, near misses, unsafe acts, and hazardous conditions.
  • Maintain 5S and Housekeeping standards in work, production, and facilities areas.
  • Assisting engineering function as required.
  • Ensure all production reporting and shift handovers are completed.
  • Routine maintenance on machinery (Autonomous Operator Maintenance)
  • Understanding of how operated machine works (training will be provided)
  • Ensure OEE and production targets are met.
  • Conduct periodic quality checks.
  • Verify adequate materials and supplies are available to complete operations as needed.
  • Analyse machine operations and output.
  • Adjust machine as needed for changeovers or other production needs.
  • Site-specific duties may be required at supervisor’s discretion.


  • Mobile plant driving experience – telehandler, forklift, bale truck, pallet truck
  • Machine operating experience
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Computer literate – desirable
  • Physical agility
  • Good coordination
  • Flexibility during working hours
  • Ability to keep up with machinery
  • Specialised training with machinery will be provided

If you have any questions about this role please contact Andy Haddon on 01453 796617