POWDER OPERATIVE

Employer Information

Denroy Plastics Limited

E: humanresources@denroy.com

T: 02891277556

W: https://denroy.com/

Main purpose of Job:  Colour mixing plastic granules
Position in Organisation: Powdering Operative
Reports to: Moulding shop setter/supervisor in charge
Working hours: 2 week rolling Shift pattern. 8am – 8pm

Key Task Areas
To ensure each moulding machine is supplied with plastic granules.

Detailed duties and Responsibilities

  • Stock control using our Infor system
  • To advise when colourants/masterbatches need re-ordering.
  • Preparing polymers in a timely manner, in line with the production schedule.  Including drying of material.
  • Knowledge of polymers
  • Ensure that proper grade material is used.
  • Working at height
  • Use the central feed system
  • Ensure that each moulding machine doesn’t run out of granules
  • Ensure that the proper colour is mixed for each machine.  In line with working instructions provided.
  • Ensure any spillage at machines is promptly and properly cleared up.
  • To keep feed system clear of granules.
  • To keep regrind to a minimum
  • To keep their work area clean and tidy.
  • Ensure all equipment used is in good mechanical order.
  • Ensure Health & Safety standards are maintained
  • Essential Criteria
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Organised, task orientated and able to work under little supervision
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Good numeracy skills.  Role requires working out accurate percentages
  • Willing to work flexible hours as needed by schedule (infrequently)
  • Able to lift 25 kg bags

Desirable Criteria

  • Good communicator
  • Good numeracy/literary skills

To perform any other duties appropriate to the grade and role of the post holder.

 

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