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Finishing Operative

Finishing Operative

  • Location: Lowestoft, Suffolk
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Working Hours: Full Time
  • Length of Employment: Temp
  • Reference: PS2779CF
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Vacancy First Advertised: 25th Jul 2019

P+S Personnel are pleased to be working on behalf of our clients, who are currently seeking a Finishing Operative to join their team based in Lowestoft on a temporary basis.

This role will involve working as part of the finishing team to carry out the finishing processes to meet the demands of customer orders / stock requirements and to work schedules set.

Key Tasks:
• Ensure all Finishing tasks are carried out to job card and drawing instructions
• Responsible for own work, including quality checks, requesting assistance as and when required, including any new or refresher training
• Assemble, pack and/or despatch finished products
• Carry out work in degreasing and on the spray-line as required
• Optimise own time and resources to fulfil business targets
• Continuously strive to improve processes/working practices
• Participate in target setting/improvements through departmental/business meetings
• Ensure finishing policies/procedures/checks are followed at all times
• Adhere to Company H&S policy and procedures at all time
• Regularly attend team/company meetings and relevant training to keep knowledge up to date
• Assisting new, junior and apprentice team members staff understand process, assisting with training when required
• When necessary carry out other duties in the Finishing Department and other areas of the business as requested

Person Specification:
• Ability to read basic engineering drawings
• Good hand to eye coordination
• Good level of concentration for degreasing and/or powder coating work in progress, working cleanly to avoid contamination materials, following strict safety regulations covering the use of potential hazardous materials when appropriate
• Good practical skills for using plant, tools & equipment
• Capable of undertaking repetitive tasks
• Desire to achieve and exceed targets
• Good communication skills and integrity
• Good supportive team member
• Pays attention to detail
• Able to work accurately within timescales
• Confidence to ask for help when needed
• Ability to work without direct supervision
• Flexible approach, open to change and has the ability to be multi-skilled
• Takes responsibility for decisions, professional and passionate
• Self-motivated and able to solve problems
• Open to undertake training/coaching as and when required and train/coach others
• Engineering background
• Experience working in a batch production environment

Working hours 6:00am – 14:00pm

If this is a role you are interested in, please apply online ensuring your CV is up to date.

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