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Production Operator


  • Salary: £10.88 - £13.66 per hour
  • Location: Chester
  • Contract: Temporary

Our client is currently looking for Production Operators to join their existing team due to increased demand. This client is a worldwide supplier of building products and site is one of the UK’s largest suppliers for a variety of metal products.

As a Production Operator you will be responsible for carrying out the production of the manufacturing process on a casting production cell, with full training provided.

Your duties will include but not be limited to:

  • Achieving the production targets set for the department on a daily basis
  • Highlighting and communicating faults which may cause production delay
  • Promoting and adhering to the company’s system and procedures at all times
  • Adjusting machines according to specifications i.e. widths, lengths & thickness of materials
  • Monitoring machine performance to detect any malfunctions; report or resolve problems
  • Loading material as required
  • Performing test production runs and make adjustments as necessary to ensure that completed products meet standards and specifications
  • Reading work instructions and communicate with colleagues where necessary to determine machine and equipment settings and adjustments.
  • Ensuring all operating conditions are correct before commencing manufacture
  • Ensuring the work area is kept clean and safe at all times
  • Maintaining accurate records of production, and any other operational data as requested by the Team Leader

Essential Skills:

  • Previous experience in a fast-paced production environment
  • Previous experience operating machinery
  • To be thorough and pay attention to detail
  • The ability to work well with your hands
  • Excellent verbal communication skills


  • Monday to Thursday 07:00-16:30 (£10.88 p/h)
  • Monday to Wednesday 05:00-17:30 (£10.88 p/h)
  • Monday to Wednesday 6.00am – 6.00pm rotating Sunday to Tuesday 6pm-6am (£13.66 p/h shift premium)

KEYWORDS: manufacturing, production, machinery, machine, factory

For more information or to apply for this position please call our recruitment team on 0333 242 3660 or apply online for a call back.

Unfortunately due to time restrictions we cannot respond to every applicant, in the event that we haven’t contacted you within 48 hours please take it you have not been successful for this particular role, but your details will be kept on file and considered for all future vacancies.

We are acting on behalf of the client as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

We are an equal opportunities agency and welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

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