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Rebecca Clifford

0161 484 3800

Job Description

Machine Technician

About Us
We convert tissue and paper products exclusively for distributors, offering a broad range of hygiene and workplace products to customers who demand the best. We have a complete range of branded and private label products distributed via our 4,000m2 warehousing and onsite logistic facilities we can ensure maximum control over the service, quality and reliability we make to our customers.

Easy to reach location via Bus, Tram or Road, with free onsite parking available.

Job Location:                       Royton, Oldham                
Salary:                                   £22,000 PA                          
Overtime Pay Rate:          Overtime available                                                                       
Working Hours:                  Rotating Shifts
            Monday to Friday     06:00-14:00
            Monday to Friday     14:00-22:00
            Sunday to Thursday 22:00-06:00                                              

About the role

Every employee is tasked with delivering the same quality of product and a reliable service to offer our customers.
As a Tissue Machine Technician you will be working as an integral part of the operation, manufacturing tissue based products.
What we need from you

  • Previous Background in a similar manufacturing environment
  • Basic machine fault finding/ trouble shooting
  • Basic engineering knowledge
  • Experience in manufacturing processes
  • Basic engineering knowledge
  • Produce Products to agreed targets and Time scales
  • Strong numeracy and literacy skills
  • Be confident in communicating with your colleges and the customers.
  • Have strong communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Have the ability to multi task and prioritise tasks.
  • Be a strong team player.

Main duties


  • You will be operating a variety of rewinding machines.
  • Packing finished products, including wrapping, check weighing and palletizing goods.
  • Recording accurate data onto the production and quality control records
  • Follow standard operating procedures, work instructions and customer specifications
  • Maintain a clean and tidy environment
  • Able to work a three-shift system with (occasional) weekends with a flexible approach to overtime working.
  • After training, be responsible for first line Maintenance of the rewinders and packaging equipment adhering to regular service schedules.
  • Work alongside the engineering department for fault finding and corrective maintenance
  • Training new operators/agency staff on machine operation and safety as directed by managers and supervisors.

As part of the development of a machine Technician and our commitment to you we will also be offering an NVQ in performing Manufacturing Operations and business improvements leading on to a Machine Technicians role.
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