• Temporary
  • Tameside
  • Salary: £7.50 to £7.50 ph

To produce and press fibre pads from a slurry, for use as support mats in exhaust systems in line with Works Orders to meet customer requirements.

To ensure that all work is completed in a timely production of products  in line with deadlines

Main tasks (not exhausted):

  • Setting up and preparing machinery and ingredients for production in line with Standard Operating Procedures
  • Observing and recording, meter and instrument readings and making necessary adjustments where required
  • Accurately load slurry into former as per order specification.
  • Form and remove pads from former, ensuring no damage occurs.
  • Press formed pads as per recipe and dependant on base weight and order specifications.
  • Safely load and unload pads into the press.
  • Press formed pads using recipe described in works orders.
  • Carry out quality control tests as per specifications and record results
  • Ensure pressed pads are boxed and correctly labelled ready for cutting.
  • Assist the Lead Operator as and when required
  • Cleaning and wash down of equipment as per requirements in line with Standard Operating procedures
  • Ensure adequate PPE is worn in the area
  • Take reasonable care of your own Health & Safety and that of others in line with the Health & Safety policy
  • Conform to COSHH and safe working procedures.
  • Report and problems in a timely manner to Lead Operator or Process Engineer

Qualifications and experience:

  • Training will be ongoing and in line with increasing responsibilities within the plant.
  • GCSE science and maths D and above.
  • Experience in a chemical process environment would be an advantage

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Previous experience working in a chemical environment would be an advantage
  • Must have an appreciation for COSHH.
  • Some physical work and lifting will be involved.
  • The ability to follow instructions as per plant / equipment specifications.
  • The ability and willingness to learn and think on your feet.

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