Night Shift Factory Mixer £11.55 rising to £15.75ph

We are recruiting for a Factory Operative for a global manufacturing company in Lymington, Hampshire.

The company is a family owned/run business that produces innovative Tapes and Sealants that are supplied to some of the world's biggest names in the construction industry.

For 50 years they have been designing, engineering and producing tapes that have found their way around the world from the manufacturing and sales HQ in Lymington. Continuous development in Research and Design and manufacturing technologies keeps us at the forefront of tapes technology. 

Salary:£11.55 raising to £15.75 once signed off and competent.

Training for this role will be on the day shift, hours: Mon-Thurs 06:00-14:00 Fri 06:00-11:00 Length of training varies, minimum of 12 weeks.

Overtime available at x1.5 after 37.5 hours during the week and Saturday.

X 2 for Sunday and bank holidays.


Mon - Thurs 22:00-06:00

Fri 17:00-22:00

Main purpose of the job: 

-    Manufacture of materials for supply to global customers.
-    Ability to set up and operate specific machinery within the extruder area in a safe and effective manner. 
-    To achieve the tasks set within the agreed time and effectively communicating progress to others. 
-    Accurate recording of daily activity and material usage. 
-    Participation in company wide and specific continuous improvement activities. 

Specific responsibilities and activities: 

-    Operation of extruder and mixing machinery
-    Maintain run rates at 90% or above 
-    Responsible for monitoring the quality of the product produced 
-    Solely responsible for ensuring the end product meets the required quality specification 
-    Cleanout of extruders and mixing equipment
-    Ensuring working area is kept clean and tidy and free from obstacles affecting the safe working condition of others 
-    Recording personal daily activity information 
-    Accurate recording of all production statistics including materials produced, downtime, changeovers, and information directly attributable to the extrusion area 

Personal Specification:

-    Numerate and literate 
-    Ability to interpret detailed work orders and quality information 
-    Ability to communicate effectively 
-    Ability to be trained in operation of extruders and ancillary equipment 
-    Operate as part of a manufacturing team 


-    25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays  
-    Week shutdown at Christmas  
-    Free onsite parking  
-    Free uniform  
-    Cycle to work scheme  
-    Pension 
-    Recommend a Friend scheme  
-    Childcare vouchers

To apply for this position please submit an up to date CV and also feel free to call Alan for more details.


Job Title: Night Shift Factory Mixer £11.55 rising to £15.75ph
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