Production Operator - shift work

Wales, Vale of Glamorgan, Barry
Up to £9.51 per hour + plus shift allowance
08 Jan 2021
05 Feb 2021
Production Op 2021
James Maddock-Jones
Contract Type
Full Time
Adecco are currently looking for Production Operators to join our on site team, in Barry! This is an ongoing contract, starting ASAP. The client is a global production company, working alongside a wide variety of customer bases including automotive and health care industries. Please note, that this position does require a basic DBS check and medical, and will only be able to start once this has been completed. This is paid for.

The successful candidate will benefit from;

  • Weekly pay - paid every Friday. (currently set at £9.51 per hour). This will be your hourly rate plus shift allowance
  • Adecco perks
  • On site support
  • Ongoing support and training

The ideal candidate:

Although experience is preferred, it is not essential. We just ask that you are flexible and have a good work ethic. Some of the ideals include;

  • Someone from a manufacturing or production background
  • Someone from an automotive background
  • Someone who is used to and able to working shift patterns
  • Computer knowledge - basic


This includes but not limited to:

  • Operate assigned equipment or areas of the Plant.
  • Performs and reports on operational related activities per the Operations Dashboard (OPD)-Tasks List.
  • Utilises discretionary time to enable sustainable performance results for the facility.
  • Utilises operations knowledge and experience, to proactively operate the plant in a safe, reliable and optimal manner. Works with Shift Team members to efficiently anticipate and resolve unplanned events within the capabilities of the team

Roles and Responsibilities:

These include but by no means limited to;

  • Routine work requires a safety first mindset to safely operate heavy machinery, follow batch processing instructions, manually load equipment with raw materials and pack final product ready for shipment.
  • Follows Operating Discipline policies, principles, procedures, standards and practices to ensure safe, reliable and efficient operation of assigned plant areas.
  • Operates and field checks process equipment. Monitors process conditions, key performance metrics, equipment and control systems and makes appropriate decisions to maintain and/or achieve desired rates and conditions aligned with Plant/Site/Business goals.
  • Performs scheduled operational and related tasks and tasks that arise as a result of resolving unplanned events.
  • Works with shift team members and other shift teams to leverage skills and knowledge to balance workload ensuring assigned tasks are completed by due dates.
  • Conducts effective shift relief, as defined in facility specific operating discipline and tools, to ensure effective communication and handover to arriving shift team.
  • Maintains qualification in assigned areas, per facility policy, and completes training goals in a timely manner. This includes using discretionary time to address skills and knowledge gaps.
  • Performs Immediate Response activities, as assigned.
  • Tracks and utilises the plant's key performance metrics on shift that are applicable to the Operating the Plant role to optimise operations and identify improvement opportunities. Uses process knowledge and skills to make improvements in plant performance and operating discipline. Proactively identifies improvements and opportunities utilising the facility improvement processes, appropriate management of change processes and communication tools.
  • If this is something that would be of interest to you, then apply with your CV.

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