We are currently recruiting for a Manufacturing Operative to work for a well-established company based in Caerphilly.
The successful applicant would ideally have some basic fabrication, warehouse and packaging experience, and come from a manufacturing background.
Purpose of the role:
- To manufacture guarding products for customers
- To process and dispatch orders in a timely manner
- To maximize efficiencies within the team
- Prioritising the dispatch of modular guarding solutions, ensuring it reaches the customers within a set timeframe
- Checking of documentation and investigating/correcting any errors
- Monitoring stock levels and making sales team aware when there is a need to re-order
- Handling incoming and outgoing shipments, with a keen emphasis on manual final inspection
- Checking products for defects and accuracy
- Prepare and paste labels on shipments
- Ensure all transactions are recorded (job sheets, scanning on jobs etc.)
- Operate forklift truck to transport stock, incoming and outgoing product and load/ unload safely and in a timely manner (subject to holding a valid forklift licence).
- Carry out all modifications set out in company guidelines to panels and posts etc. as and when required to do so.
- Handle space arrangements with incoming stock
- Ensure that department working and storage areas are kept to a high standard of cleanliness at all times, using 6S methodology.
Essential Experience and Requirements:
- Manufacturing background
- Basic fabrication experience
- Adaptable to business needs and requirements
- Willingness to work a certain amount of overtime
- Prepared to meet manufacturing deadlines
- Good communication skills
- Adaptable to working on their own or as part of a team
- Full UK Driver’s Licence
- Current national counterbalance forklift licence
- Some welding experience would assist this role
- Modular manufacturing experience
- Warehouse and packaging experience
Hours of Business:
Monday to Thursday – 07:30 – 16:30
Friday – 07:30 – 12:45
Salary: £8.33 per hour to start, reviewed after 3 months
Benefits: Work based pension scheme
Start date: As soon as possible