• Packing Machine Operator Richard Taaffes Holding
  • Bright Recruitment in Richard Taaffes Holding, Louth, Ireland
  • jobs
  • 1 week ago

jobs description

Due to expansion our client is hiring a pouch packaging machine operator to assist in maintaining a high level of quality production and speedy service. The ideal candidate should be a team player with a positive and flexible attitude and preferably have experience working in an efficient and fast-paced manufacturing role. Previous experience operating packaging machinery is seen as a distinct advantage.
• Full driving license and own transportation REQUIRED

Salary: €31,000 - €35,000k per year

Hours: Monday to Friday shift work

Description of Duties
• Set up and operate Pouch machine and support equipment to form pouches of printed/laminated/unsupported flexible plastic film for use in food packaging.
• Operating within a two or three shift basis.
• Setup and operate trim winding units.
• Reads entire job ticket for information required for the set up and running of production order.
• Retrieve all necessary components such as bag and gusset formers, side seals and zipper crush die... sets, zipper application dies and zipper spools, case labels, etc.
•  Must possess the ability to read and understand the job specifications to ensure the finished product meets all customer expectations.
• Manage any machine malfunction in terms of mechanical/electrical issues
• Identify and remove defects found in production and communicate to QA
• Operate within strict standard operating procedures (SOPs).
• Responsible for quality control. Make adjustments, as necessary, during production ASAP to minimise waste of raw materials and time. 
• Ensure the machine is operating in a safe condition with all safety equipment operational.
• Adhere to all H&S Guidelines.
• Ensure that the finished product is properly labelled and documented to provide traceability.
• Ensure that the finished product is properly packed according to specification.
• Ensure a clean and safe work area including strict line clearance protocols.
• Optimize safety (food and workplace), quality, yield, and productivity
• Complete production paperwork.
•  Train new associates.
• Other duties as assigned.
• Be available to cover absences within the department as requested by management
• Use a computer to set machine / retrieve job data information
• Perform job roll changes / clear machine jams / adjust machine settings as required to ensure acceptable quality pouch is produced

Key Skills
• Manufacturing experience preferred
• Strong communication, organisational and multitasking skills
• The ability to prioritise your workload using initiative
• Excellent attention to detail
• A thorough and methodical approach to your work
• Team player, positive, flexible attitude
• Computer literacy, mechanical and electrical skills are all an advantage for the roles
• Strong awareness of safe work practices
• Good Problem-solving skills
• Full driving license and own transportation REQUIRED

Please email your cv to [email protected]

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Pay: €31,000.00-€35,000.00 per year

• Company events
• On-site parking

• Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:
• Louth, CO. Louth: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

• packing machine: 1 year (required)
• Manufacturing: 1 year (required)
• problem solving: 1 year (required)

• english (required)

• Manual Handling Certificate (required)

Work authorisation:
• Ireland (required)

Work Location: In person
Richard Taaffes Holding Louth Ireland


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