Machine Operator - Laminator

About Us: Established in 1889, we are a global leader in the design and production of closure liners and flexible packaging solutions for various industries including food, beverage, pharmaceuticals, and more.

With a rich history of technical innovation and exceptional customer service, we operate across multiple countries with a commitment to growth and excellence.


Position: Machine Operator As a vital part of our production team, the Machine Operator will work on allocated machinery under the guidance of the shift supervisor.

Operating on a shift rotation basis, the operator will ensure efficient and safe machine operation, adhering to production schedules and quality standards.


Responsibilities:



  • Efficient and safe operation of assigned machinery, including extrusion, coating lamination, and printing.

  • Set-up, operation, and monitoring of laminating machines for multi-layer composite production.

  • Maintenance and cleaning of machinery to ensure optimal performance.

  • Slitting materials as per customer requirements, maintaining strict quality control.

  • Cross-training and supporting team members as needed.

  • Compliance with safety procedures and company SOPs.

  • Accurate data recording and processing through ERP systems.

  • Collaboration with team members to meet production targets.


Essential Skills:



  • Safety-conscious with a proactive approach to work.

  • Basic numeracy and literacy skills for data recording.

  • Ability to operate material handling equipment such as forklifts and pump trucks.

  • Understanding of quality systems is advantageous.

  • Proficient in reading and following production plans and SOPs.

  • Basic computer knowledge.

  • Strong multitasking abilities.

  • Fluent in English (spoken, written, and reading).


Location and Schedule:



  • Based in our Slough factory.

  • Rotating shift patterns: Early Mon-Fri 05:45 - 14:15, 13:45 - 22:15, 21:45 - 06:15 OR Mon - Wed - 18.00 - 06.00, Monday - Thursday 06.00 - 18.00.


Key Initiatives:



  • Adherence to our core values.

  • Completion of provided safety and quality training.

  • Participation in a 3-month training course at our Switzerland-based facility.

  • Successful implementation of training upon return to the UK site.




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