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Extrusion Operator

Extrusion Operator (EOWB) Ellesmere Port, England

Salary: GBP26000 - GBP27000 per annum + Overtime, Pension and Holidays

Extrusion Operator   

FMCG Manufacturing Industry


4ON4OFF - With lucrative Overtime Schemes to gain further.

Depending on Experience ranging from £26,500 –  Overtime, Pension and Holidays

With the chance to increase this to £33,000+ via training schemes on site.


This is an opportunity to work for a true market leader and established global brand within a progressive business. With training and development on offer to maximise your skillset, with a long-established presence. Working on a UK wide scale and obtaining a consistent order book, this opportunity will appeal to a candidate looking for job security and a technical challenge.


Role Description

  • Communicate with the Team Leader to ensure all changeovers are planned and to ensure all labour is provided to execute the changeovers with regards to SMED.
  • Complete job documentation as and when required.
  • Ensure all kags are always fully loaded and dosing in to blends where applicable.
  • Ensure all Operators are working safely and wearing all required PPE when needed.
  • Take responsibility for ensuring customer orders are set up to specification.
  • Operate all machinery within the department, including inline recycling machines.
  • Contribute in the improvement of H&S systems and practices within the department.
  • To attend H&S training courses to develop personal knowledge and skills.
  • Assisting management with updating Safe Working Procedures.
  • Identify and report any machine defects/problems to the Shift Manager / Team Leader or the Engineering Manager.
  • Support the Technical Team with plant / product trials 


Skills and Qualifications

  • Knowledge of H&S legislation
  • Knowledge of ISO Management systems
  • Experience of recycling or the plastics industry
  • Some mechanical knowledge of plastics processing machinery


Company Information

As a business our client is a market leading manufacturing company with a strong presence on both a UK and global scale. With a growing portfolio of clients and plans to expand even further this role provides a stable and secure opportunity in the present economic market.

To apply please email your CV / resume to

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