Slitter Operator, Full-Time Job at Flying Trade Group in Pershore

Job Description

Modern Packaging is expanding its team!! In conjunction with its large growth plans in the flexible packaging sector.

It is part of the rapidly expanding, family run Flying Trade Group (FTG) which boasts an annual UK turnover in excess of £170-million and operates in over 40 countries. Impressive growth has seen FTG enter the 2018 Sunday Times Top Track 250 league tables and the Sunday Times International Track 200 in 2019.

The biggest supplier of world food lines into supermarket giants Tesco, Asda, Sainsbury’s and Morrisons, with over 1000 independent retail accounts across the UK, Surya Foods also represents some of the world’s leading brands.

As part of our continued drive for growth we will be expanding our operations producing flexible films in Pershore.

Slitter Operator

Location: Pershore

Salary: Competitive / Dependent on Experience

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Hours: This position involves working a Continental Shift pattern (which will include working weekends and nights) of on average, 39 hours per week.

Carry out the job set up in a safe and efficient manner

Carry out process inspection checks to ensure product meets specifications

Record all product movement on/off the machine in a detailed manner, including correct time recording and product identification

Monitor machine operation and problem solve where necessary

Label the finished product as per job order instructions

Palletise product in accordance with internal and export requirements

Keep machine and surrounding area safe, clean and tidy

Participate in continuous improvement projects

Comply with all safety regulations, laws, standards, company policies, site rules and procedures

Previous experience of working with high speed slitting machines

Knowledge of flexible materials

Willingness to take a flexible approach to work

Meticulous attention to detail

Ability to remain calm when working under pressure

About Company

Company: Flying Trade Group

Company Location:  Pershore

About Flying Trade Group