production operative - weekends in sudbury

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sudbury, suffolk
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Are you an experienced in production and assembly-line manufacturing. Can you maintain safe working practices whilst still mindful of production targets? Do you want to work for a world-leader in their field, with all the benefits this brings?

If the answer is "yes", then we may have just the job for you.

Philips are looking for experienced Production Operatives to work on a production line that uses injection moulding to manufacture infant-feeding equipment.

Ideally, you will have a knowledge of manufacturing processes and equipment and be able to work to production targets.

In addition to a competitive salary, you will also receive a shift allowance as this role works from Saturday to Monday on a rotating shift from 06:00 to 18:00, and from 18:00 to 06:00.

Week 1 - Saturday 06:00-18:00, Sunday 06:00-18:00, Monday 06:00-18:00.

Week 2 - Saturday 18:00-06:00, Sunday 18:00-06:00, Monday 18:00-06:00.

This role is based in Glemsford, near Sudbury, so you will need your own transport to get there.

The full job description is as follows:

You are responsible for;

* Ensuring excellent levels of Health & Safety and Quality standards are achieved at all times.
* Operating and building knowledge of equipment, participating in fault finding and first line maintenance activities, reporting to engineers and your team leader
* Working to production targets and ensuring minimal downtime and waste
* Identifying any opportunities for improvement in all activities and processes, and proposing this as appropriate.
* Completing and understanding production documentation

You are a part of a large team of operators, reporting into the team leader and production supervisor for Infant Feeding.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience;

* Ideally experience within a production or manufacturing environment
* An interest or passion for technology
* Excellent problem solving skills
* Experience of working within a multi-skilled team

In return, we offer you

The opportunity to be a part of a world class manufacturing facility, and develop personally to achieve progression and promotion targets.

We also believe that we are at our best as a company when you are at yours as a person. Thus, we offer competitive health benefits, a flexible work schedule and access to local well-being focused activities. Furthermore, Philips University is available to all employees for learning and development opportunities.

Equal opportunities

Philips are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

We guarantee to interview anyone with a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the post. By 'minimum criteria' we mean that you must provide us with evidence in your application which demonstrates that you meet the level of competence required for each competence, as well as meeting the qualifications, skills or experience defined as required. Philips is committed to the employment and career development of disabled people.

Should you require any reasonable adjustments to enable your participation in the interview process, please advise us of this in your application

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It's a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum. Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

To find out more about what it's like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our website.

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