Machine Operatives – Howden

  • Location: Howden
  • Job Type: Temp to Perm

Yorkshire Staffing Services are recruiting for Machine Operatives, for our prestigious client based near Howden. They are a leading manufacturer, designer, installer of manufactured products.

Machine Operative Hours = Alternating shift pattern – Mornings 6am-2pm, Afternoons 2pm-10pm, Nights 10pm-6am. From 2nd July we are going to continental shifts (4 on 4 off) for 6 months only

This role is temp to perm.

About the Machine Operative role:

In this manufacturing role you will be part of a team working within Production Department. This role would suit those who enjoy and have experience of a manufacturing environment

  • Accurately follow all maintenance procedures
  • Accurately operating the saws including loading the programmes, changing programmes, adjusting the saw settings
  • Checking the size of the product to ensure suitability for the job
  • Checking the correct job card matches the job before starting
  • Maximising the use of the material to decrease waste
  • Ensuring all cut pieces are labelled correctly inc Size, Product and Code
  • Keeping a safe and clean work area
  • Ensuring the job is completed in full before finishing
  • Visually inspecting the materials before and after processing to identify any defects or faults that need rectifying

Candidate Skills / Requirements:

We are ideally looking for experienced operatives with a machine-based manufacturing background who want to join a highly successful and growing local employer.

As a Machine Operative you will ideally be familiar or have knowledge of:

  • CNC Operation (Desirable)
  • Manufacturing
  • Health and safety at work
  • Working to SOP’s
  • Sawing /machine / laser Cutting
  • Working with hand tools
  • Working to set quality standards

To apply for the role of Machine Operative, please send your CV in the first instance to or alternatively, call our office on 01482 213570.

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