Job: Machine Assistant
Hours: Rotating shifts – nights, afternoons & mornings
Pay: £8.72ph to £11.62ph
Location: Westbury, Wiltshire
We have an opportunity for a number of machine assistants to join an ever-growing manufacturing company based in Westbury.
Although this position starts out as temporary, there are permanent positions available and suitable candidates have an opportunity to go from temp to perm upon completing 12 weeks through the agency. There are also further opportunities for progression on to operator training for those that show willing.
The assistant positions will involve supporting machine operators in the printing and packing of paper packaging. You will be required to check, stack and pack the products being produced. This is a fast paced and noisy environment, with some heavy lifting involved.
The successful candidate will have:
• Previous machinery or production experience in a manufacturing environment
• Good attention to detail, able to work to a high standard in a fast paced environment
• The ability to cope with manual handling
• The ability to work on a rotating 3 shift basis
This is a 37.5 hour week and the hours are on a 3 shift rotating pattern:
Mornings: 6am to 2pm Mon to Thurs; 6am to 11.30am Fri
Afternoons: 2pm to 10pm Mon to Thurs; 11.30am to 5pm Fri
Nights: 10pm to 6am Mon to Thurs; 5pm to 10.30pm Fri
All breaks are paid
Pay starts at £8.72ph for all 3 shifts (no enhancement for nights), BUT after 12 weeks the pay increases to £11.62ph for all 3 shifts. Once permanent the company offers a range of benefits including opportunities to progress, 5 weeks holiday (plus bank holidays), free work wear and a contributory pension scheme.