Machine Operative, Cawthorne

*Continental shifts, 6am to 6pm days & 6pm to 6am nights*

*Rate of Pay: £9.58 per hour rising to £10.23 after 12 weeks*

Cawthorne, South Yorkshire

Full Time, Temp to Perm


Location: Cawthorne, South Yorkshire                                         

Machine Operative
*You must have their own transport to be considered for this role*

We are currently recruiting for a growing Client in Cawthorne, Barnsley.


*Rate of Pay: £9.58 per hour rising to £10.23 after 12 weeks*
*Continental shifts, 6am to 6pm days & 6pm to 6am nights*


  • Working for a highly established business
  • Immediate starts available
  • Temporary to permanent position!

Main duties of the job:

  • Ensuring smooth day to day running of the extrusion line on any of the department’s machines
  • Comply with the company’s quality standard, ensuring that work is manufactured to the correct quality as per the specification and that work is carried out in an efficient and timely manner
  • Improve maintenance and operations techniques within the line
  • Operating various machines in a safe and productive manner. Ensuring that the machine and working environment is clean and tidy.
  • Operate a shift pattern covering 24 hours, 7 days per week, including bank holidays and Sundays. Please note holidays may only be taken during shut down periods throughout the year
  • Ensuring that all paperwork regarding each job is correctly completed.
  • Possible use of counterbalance FLT in the yard

Skills required:

  • Own transport is essential
  • Machine operating experience is advantageous
  • Experience of operating an extrusion machine, or similar, ideally gained within the plastics industry is advantageous

Interested? Call Summer on 01226 285 888 to find out more and discuss any questions you may have about the role. We are looking to place the right candidate as soon as possible, so don’t let your CV get lost in our inbox! Call us today. 

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