Glue Machine Minder

Location: St Ives
Sector: Industrial & Manufacturing
Job type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: Tuesday – Friday 06:00am – 16:00pm – 2-week rotational pattern – Monday – Thursday - 16:15pm – 02:15am.
Reward: £27,000 with pay review
Start: ASAP

Working on behalf of our manufacturing client based in St Ives we are seeking a Glue Machine Minder on a permanent basis. This is a manual role and will require you to be of fit heath and it will be working with machinery.

Duties will include:

  • Full make ready of straight line, crash lock, and complex designs of carton.
  • Machine Operator – Folding Gluer Minder using a fleet of Bobst gluers.
  • Using a wide range of carton substrates.
  • Setting of code reading and quality control equipment.
  • Our quality glue system is HHS, using hot and cold glue and glue detection.
  • Working with high quality print finishes.
  • Troubleshooting for folding and gluing issues.
  • Running a small team.
  • Ensuring health and safety practices are adhered to.
  • Company quality standards are maintained.

Key skills and attributes required:

  • A proven record of making ready and running gluing folding equipment.
  • In-depth knowledge of gluing/folding styles
  • Experienced in high speed and complex work an advantage.
  • Excellent technical and problem-solving skills.
  • Enthusiasm essential.
  • The ability to work well under pressure.
  • Good communication skills.
  • The desire to stay abreast of all new technologies.

If you have not received a response within 3-5 working days, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. Busy Bee Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency for this Permanent vacancy.

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