General Operative

Posted 07 May 2024
Salary Up to £13.07 per hour + term. to perm.
Job type Temporary
Specialism Engineering & Manufacturing
Expiry 07 June 2024

Job description

Job Title: General Operative

Location: Poynton

Main Purpose of Role: To execute daily processing and warehouse tasks in adherence to Health and Safety, Quality Assurance, and Company Policies/Procedures.

Principle Responsibilities:

Key Daily Tasks:

* Collaborate within the team as needed.
* Safely operate 5-ton overhead gantry cranes in dual and single hoist operation using radio remote/pendant control, ensuring hand/body positioning considerations through task-based personal risk assessment.
* Accurately cut lengths of steel according to precise measurements from cutting notes using fully or semi-automated Band Saws/Cold saws.
* Adhere to Fire, Health & Safety Regulations, and undergo provided training.
* Act on instructions from the Foreman to meet work schedules and achieve job/production output.
* Store processed material in designated Warehouse Bay(s) safely and accessibly, aligning with company working practices.
* Conduct stock checks as required.
* Utilise Personal Protective Equipment for the assigned role (e.g., Hard hat, Safety glasses/visor, Ear defenders, Hi Viz, Overalls, Safety boots).
* Promptly report any plant defects to the Supervisor/Senior Supervisor/Works Manager.

Health & Safety - ISO45001:2018:

* Follow all safe systems of work, risk assessments, and safe working procedures in line with training.
* Perform pre-use equipment checks before using any machinery, saw, crane, mobile plant, etc.
* Follow Manual Handling tasks as per guidance and training.
* Report ALL incidents, accidents, or near misses to the Foreman or Works Manager and use the provided near-miss book.
* Seek advice from the supervisor if uncertain about anything.

Housekeeping Standards:

* Maintain daily housekeeping in all areas of the designated working bay to ensure a clean and hazard-free environment, monitored by the Foreman.
Quality Assurance to ISO 9001:2015:
* Complete all relevant paperwork to the required standard.
* Verify material with measuring equipment before cutting to ensure correct size and length for the job.
* Complete quality checks as per training or specific information on the cutting document.
* Seek advice for clarification on any unclear quality-related issue.

Additional Responsibilities:

* Attend all relevant training sessions to continually develop knowledge and skills.
* Assist in compiling written Risk Assessments and Safe Working Procedures for your job role.
* Perform other duties for which you are adequately trained, as requested by the Foreman or Works Manager.

To find out more, please apply using your CV.

Time Recruitment Solutions Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.