General Assistant / Assistant Operator (Nights) - Corrugated Packaging

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Starting Salary is £22.4K rising to £24K + after the probation period
20 Dec 2017
20 Jan 2018
Job Function
Machinery operator
Contract Type
Full Time


LANCASHIRE (Please contact me for further location details)

Monday to Friday: 10:00pm till 6:00am

Starting Salary is £22.4K rising to £24K + after the probation period

Our Client is a market leading corrugated company specialising in the manufacture of retail ready packaging. They supply a complete range of corrugated products to the food, drink and FMCG markets. They are currently looking for a General Assistant / Assistant Operator to join their production team. 

You will initially be a General Assistant (6 month trial period) then if there have been no issues, you will be promoted to Assistant Operator (helping to set and run machine). Once you have proved yourself and can fully operate the machine to a reasonable standard they would then put you forward for Operator promotion.

They also have Senior Operator grade for people who can run multiple machines and are the more proactive candidates that go above and beyond on a daily basis.

There is alot of scope within the business for pay increases / progression for the right candidate. Therefore, our client would expect candidates with Operator experience in printing and die cutting to be able to follow this path to Operator with ease.

Ability to operate at least one of the below machines is required:

  • Casemakers (618)
  • Flat Bed Die Cutters
  • Rotary Die Cutters
  • Gluers

Responsibilities / Requirements:

  • Good eye for detail
  • Maximise machine efficiencies
  • Maintain good housekeeping
  • Ensure machine speeds are always optimised
  • Ensure all standard operating procedures are adhered to
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Good attendance and timekeeping
  • Good organisational and self-motivational skills

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