Production Operative

We’re looking for a Production Operative who can ensure accurate and timely production of materials, including filling of machines and packaging/labelling manufactured materials.

This role is based in the production/warehouse areas of the premises.  There will be a requirement to work shift patterns.

Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Filling of machines, ensuring company Standard Operating Procedures are followed at all times.
  • Packaging/labelling manufactured materials to customers agreed specifications.
  • Contributing to the delivery the manufacturing schedule, escalating any issues in a timely manner.
  • Ensure waste is minimised.
  • Ensuring that the working area is clean and free of any hazards.
  • Maintaining standards of health, safety and hygiene in the workplace, ensuring compliance with health and safety guidelines/policy.
  • Ensure that all machinery and equipment is in full working order, and to carry out any basic maintenance procedures.
  • Reporting machine faults to shift supervisor/manager.
  • Attendance and contribution at daily team meetings.
  • Potential to develop into a supervisor role for the packing hall.

For a full job description, list of responsibilities and ideal skill set, please email careers@forgeway.com.

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We’re proud to have attained accreditation for AS9100 Revision D quality management system for aviation, space and defence. This internationally recognised standard was established to satisfy the Department of Defense (DOD), National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) critical quality requirements. Leading aerospace manufacturers and suppliers across the globe require compliance to this certification; and very few adhesive manufacturers hold this accreditation – but Forgeway is one of them.
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