Machine Operative
Gwynedd, LL57 4YY blizzard
Job Type

Responsible for operating the machine(s) to convert OPP into Refelxcell products. Performing roll changes, tapes and

elastic re-threading when required. Operating a range of machinery on the production area following detailed setting

instructions as per the QMS. Ensuring the production of quality products from the machine(s)/production line adhering

to the company values of quality and compliance with current legislation.

Essential Job Functions

  • To fulfil production schedules in a timely manner
  • perform roll changes using the forklift truck and Hanse lift
  • To carry out basic machine maintenance, to alert the Production Manager/Supervisor of any machine changes or major breakdowns as per QMS
  • Communicate clearly and effectively with the Production Manager to ensure all agreed production and quality targets are achieved daily
  • Adhere to Health and Safety regulations to ensure the entire safety of all employees working within Blizzard
  • Comply with the entire QMS manual to assure Blizzard’s Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) are observed.
  • Paying attention to detail to ensure high levels of quality and consistency are maintained in the production of all products
  • Maintain machine records in accordance with QMS
  • Conduct routine machine safety checks throughout your shift
  • Record waste measurements as per QMS
  • Operating the sewing machine, vacuum chambers, rolling, Velcro and gaffer workstations
  • Responsible for good housekeeping e.g., keeping your work area tidy and clean
  • Working as a part of a team
  • Following all reasonable supervisors / manager(s) instructions
  • Experience in manufacturing operations
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes, systems and best practises
  • Forklift Truck Licence