Blown Film Extrusion Operator - Polythene

Location
Merseyside
Salary
Rates of pay dependent on proven experience + Statutory Pension + 20 days holidays paid at 12 hour d
Posted
05 Jan 2018
Closes
05 Feb 2018
Ref
PK5152
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

NEW VACANCY! (PK5152)
 
BLOWN FILM EXTRUSION OPERATOR                                 MERSEYSIDE

Rates of pay dependent on proven experience + Statutory Pension + 20 days holidays paid at 12 hour days

Extrusion Operator required for a busy polythene packaging manufacturer.

Successful candidates will be working a 12 hour shift on a 2 week rotation pattern to include 60 hours one week then 24 hours the following week.

Duties will include; loading of machines and removal of finished product, along with general labouring to begin with.

Experience of blown film extrusion is essential.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Select machine dies.
  • Determine setup procedures.
  • Reel extruded products into rolls.
  • Specify lengths and weights of rolls.
  • Replace worn dies.
  • Set controls to regulate vacuum, air pressure, sizing rings, and temperature.
  • Synchronize speed of extrusion.
  • Read and interpret blueprints and drawings.
  • Locate defects on extruded products.
  • Check for conformance to specifications.
  • Adjust controls as necessary.
  • Install, connect, test, and adjust equipment.
  • Clean tools.

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