Machine Technician
  • Permanent
  • Winsford, Cheshire
  • 3 Shift (Weekdays) AND Perm Weekend (working Saturday/Sunday) available
  • Salary - DOE  
A leading plastics manufacturer are looking to recruit experienced Machine Technicians to join their team to support exponential growth.
Purpose of role:
Reporting to the Production Supervisor, purpose of the role is to ensure machinery runs to full capacity, minimising any downtime by managing breakdowns through identifying & rectifying problems in a timely manner prior to escalation to the Maintenance team if can’t be resolved.
  • Safely operate plastic moulding equipment & associated ancillary equipment including granulators, detectors and conveyor systems
  • Identify faults/problems with machinery/equipment and rectify in a timely manner before escalating to the Maintenance Team if the issue can’t be resolved
  • Ensure machines are running efficiently to maintain material efficiency and reduce waste
  • Undertake Quality control checks on products to ensure they meet specification
Experience / Qualifications required:
  • Experienced Machine Operator in a fast-paced manufacturing environment, however this role requires good mechanical skills and therefore would also suit Mechanical Fitters, Car Mechanics or other similar mechanical skilled position  
  • Mechanical maintenance experience, for example, working with changing belts, pneumatic controls, tool changes, machine set-ups
Job reference: 1210
How to Apply:
Contact Stuart Williams at Micron Recruitment on 01527 759120 / 07928 458540, or simply click to apply.
Due to the sheer volume of applications, we receive, we will only contact successful applications. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 10 working days, please deem your application as unsuccessful.  
Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK.
Micron Recruitment is working as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.