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Cut & Crease Operator - Cartons



NORTH EAST - (Please contact me for further location details)

Salary: UPTO £16.50PH

The client is willing to discuss relocation costs or accommodation costs if candidates are willing to travel / relocate.

Hours of Work: continental shift pattern - day shift and nightshift (6am - 6pm; 6pm - 6am).

Our Client specialises in printed folding cartons, providing bespoke solutions to a range of food markets throughout the UK. After having their most profitable year last year our client is investing £5million into new machinery and are currently looking to recruit a Cut & Crease Operators to join their team.

The main purpose of this role is to ensure the smooth running of the Bobst Cutting machines producing high quality cartons.

Experience operating Bobst 104 / 106 and blanking machinery would be advantageous.

Your Key Duties & Responsibilities Will Include (But Are Not Limited To):

  • To set up and ensure the smooth running of the cutting machine to ensure high quality cartons for the next process in production
  • Achieve daily, monthly and annual targets towards individual and department KPI's
  • Carry out all duties in accordance with quality and health & safety standards (BRC/IoP; ISO, OHSAS)
  • Ensure conformance to customer audit requirements at all times
  • Make ready and run the machines, following instructions given on the works orders regarding speeds and instructions
  • Carry out quality checks at pre-determined intervals throughout the running of the job
  • Ensure machines are kept clean and tidy and that maintenance programmes are followed and documented
  • Carry out regular stock checks on consumables and spare parts and inform the relevant people when they require re ordering


  • Working in a FMCG environment with considerable experience in operating Cutting machines.
  • Bobst 104 and 106 experience is preferred.
  • You will need excellent communication skills and be able to build good working relationships.
  • A strong work ethic, flexibility and a high attention to detail is essential for this role.

Cut & Crease Operator - Cartons

North East England
Permanent, Full Time
no work experience required
High school
£30,000 - £39,999

Published on 25 May 2021

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