Gluing Operator / Glue Operator

25000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + GBP25000 - GBP30000/annum
08 Apr 2017
22 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Folding/Gluing Operator (Carton Packaging)

We are seeking a number of carton Folder/Gluer Operators who can use Bobst folding/gluing machines to join business

The company are a leading global provider of packaging and authentication solutions to a diversified blue-chip customer base in the health and personal care, consumer and specialist packaging sectors, and to the paper and board industries. The division focuses on delivering value-adding innovation, quality and service through the provision of a wide range of cartons, tapes, leaflets, foils, labels and brand protection security solutions.
This is a great time to join us as we continue to grow and expand.

Operators will run the folding/gluing machines that enable the high quality production of a range of cartons for a variety of sectors.

In return the organisation offers a very competitive salary

Duties you will be accountable for and will include but are not restricted to:
* High value carton finishing to the highest of standards using folding/gluing machinery
* Perform make-readies and oversee all machine set ups, running speeds and carton quality
* Quality control at every stage of the process
* Setting machinery to the correct specification
* Ensure that machines are operating to an optimum level against company set targets
* Ensure that the team performs to agreed and measurable targets.

The business is ideally looking for individuals who enjoy working as part of a close team, and are keen to deliver excellent customer service and take responsibility for what they do. We are always looking to better ourselves and are keen to recruit individuals who like to innovate and improve processes.
You should have the following skills, experience and/or qualifications:

* A proven background setting, running and maintaining gluing folding equipment (ideally Bobst)
* Strong experience with various multi pack folding/gluing styles including straight line, four and six corner and crash lock
* Able to work in a high performing print finishing team
* The ideal candidate will have previous experience of, and be fully competent working with Bobst folding gluing machines, although experience of other machines will be considered
* knowledge of safety, quality and continuous improvement techniques
* Able to work shift patterns
* An eye for detail