Overview

Salary: From £10.20ph weekdays – From £12.75ph weekends (weekend rate includes shift premium)

Working as a key member of the Total Preventative Maintenance team, the General Maintenance Operative will ensure machinery is kept in good condition and maintained to a high standard.

They will work to current safe working procedures and work instructions, ensuring compliance in all areas to meet set agreed tasks, whilst promoting a safe working environment. 

  • Machine maintenance preparation: removal of machine guards, greasing and machine oil top ups
  • To participate positively in continuous improvement initiatives
  • Maintain good standards of housekeeping and plant hygiene
  • Authorised to stop plant or machinery in circumstances where safety is at risk or the damage to plant is at risk
  • To buddy new employees to share knowledge of the job and plant
  • Maintain excellent timekeeping and attendance 
  • Report any defects to the Team Leader
  • To ensure effective handover of area between shifts
  • To constructively participate in toolbox talks
  • Can you work safely and effectively in a large industrial environment?
  • Are you organised adaptable to meet business priorities?
  • Do you have a ‘can do’ attitude?
  • Can you work weekends?
  • Can you travel to and from the depot without difficulty?

Hours per week: 40