Machine Technician

at  KP Snacks

Tanfield, England, United Kingdom - DH9 9XS

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Immediate14 Dec, 2021Not Specified15 Sep, 2021N/AAccountability,Communication Skills,Packing,Product Specification,Production Lines,Machinery,Food Safety,Manufacturing,Product Knowledge,Food Industry,OwnershipNoNo
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Description:

EQUIPMENT KNOWLEDGE – ABILITY TO OPERATE ALL FUNCTIONS OF PACKING AND AUTOCODING EQUIPMENT:

  • Awareness of safety features and controls
  • Carries out film changes in packing
  • Able to carry out cleaning tasks on designated machinery
  • Able to operate machinery to ensure continuous running
  • Can carry out effective high standard cleans and change over’s

PRODUCT KNOWLEDGE – ABILITY TO CORRECTLY IDENTIFY INFORMATION ON PACKS AND LABELS:

  • Understands product codes
  • Able to understand product specification
  • Understands business labelling systems
  • Understands best before dates

ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work alone or as part of a team
  • Attention to detail and accuracy is imperative
  • Completed training and be fully knowledgeable in the requirements of the production lines
  • Driven and of positive mind
  • Good communication skills across shifts and interdepartmental areas
  • Good knowledge of the different types of packing machines
  • Level 2 in Food Safety for Manufacturing
  • Self-motivated
  • Takes ownership and accountability

EDUCATION MINIMUM REQUIREMENT/EQUIVALENT:

  • Minimum of 4 GCSE’s or equivalent

EXPERIENCE:

  • Previous experience of manufacturing within the food industry

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Responsibilities:

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Machine monitoring
  • Machine set up
  • Flavouring
  • Monitoring and ordering stock activities in line with JDE and Autostore
  • Performance monitoring
  • QA tests

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:

  • Address issues proactively and respond’s to routine issues with minimal discretion
  • Assists with special projects
  • Contribute positively to the continuous improvement culture at all times
  • Follows all company safety policies and procedures
  • Owns quality and safety as part of a daily job
  • Participate in training requirements identified by Production Managers, Area Managers and/or Trainers
  • Participates in monthly 1-to-1 meetings with Line Manager
  • Participation and buy-in to business requirements with regards to improvement
  • Recognise potential problems and be able to stand back and provide ideas to resolve
  • Responds to change productively and handles others duties as required
  • Understands the customer’s needs
  • Working in other areas of manufacturing as and when required
    The multi-award-winning culture at KP Snacks is friendly, welcoming and supportive. We encourage everyone to be the best they can be, working together to achieve great results.


REQUIREMENT SUMMARY

Min:N/AMax:5.0 year(s)

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Tanfield, United Kingdom