Manufacturing and Production

Dispatch Co-Ordinator

Major Recruitment are looking for a Dispatch Coordinator for a client of ours based in Cramlington.

The Dispatch Coordinator will organise and keep records of outgoing shipments.

You will be responsible for packing lists and ensuring correct items are shipped out to customers.

You will also support their customer service and delivery activities by coordinating shipping and receiving returns.

There will have responsibility for day-to-day activities of the shipping and receiving team, such as inventory control, methods, planning and international shipping documentation.

The Dispatch coordinator will also be responsible for coordinating any incoming shipments that require additional support.

This role requires a high level of organization, time management, problem solving and attention to detail.

Whats in it for you?

  • Temp to Perm opportunity
  • Working for a large local employer
  • Full Time Hours
  • £12.00 per hour
  • Day Shift Hours 8-4.30pm Mon-Thursday and 8-1.45pm Friday

Key Job Responsibilities:

  • Receive, handle & dispatch the goods coming from external and internal customers, whilst maintaining up to date logistics & transportation logs and database
  • Verify products packing complies with international transportation regulations (dimensions and labels)
  • Ensure the Goods are delivered according to dispatch/delivery order, dispatched to the right customer.
  • Organise and monitor internal & external shipment of product from the factory floor to customers.

About you…

  • Be computer literate, especially on Excel
  • Must have a Driving Licence with no more than 6 points
  • Come from logistics background, Dealing with couriers such as TNT and DHL
  • Experience dealing with international shipments, customs documentation, import/export regulations, and compliance with international shipping standards.
  • Be physically fit as its an active role
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and prioritise workflow.
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.
  • Ability to write simple correspondence.
  • This is a Full time position only so Students should not apply

If you haven’t heard anything back within 3 days then consider yourself unsuccessful.

Major recruitment act as an Employment Agency for Permanent roles and an Employment Business for temporary opportunities.

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Machine Operator

Saw Machine Operator

  • Saw Machine Operator
  • Monday – Thursday 8am-16.30pm
  • Fridays 8am-12pm (Midday)
  • £12.50 p/h
  • Temp to perm position

Major are recruiting a machine operator for a local production warehouse based in Bedford. This is a temp to perm role, after 12 weeks probationary period you will be offered a perm contract.

Machine operator role:

  • Operate automatic cutting saws to specific measurements and requirements
  • Working with aluminium extrusions
  • Liaising with Production Manager
  • Some manual handling
  • Handling raw material and metals

Machine Operator requirements:

    • Good grasp of basic numeracy
    • Clear and concise written and spoken communication skills
    • Capable of reading measurements
    • Ability to work under pressure when meeting deadlines
    • Experience within a production environment as a Saw Operator / Machine operator would be beneficial
    • Must be able to do heavy lifting

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Line Leader – Evesham

Job Title: Process Leader (Food Production Line Leader)

Location: Kanes Food, Evesham WR11 8JS

Shift:
Days: 6:30 AM – 4:00 PM
12-hour shift, 6:00-18:00

The shift pattern is a 2-week rotation:
Week 1: 3 days work, 4 days off ; Thursday – Saturday
Week 2: 4 days work, 3 days off ; Wednesday – Saturday
Includes breaks: 2x20min and 1×30 min

Pay Rates:
£15.23 per hour Basic,
£22.85 per hour Overtime,
Weekly Pay, Overtime Available
Temp to perm – on completion of 12 weeks,
Successful candidates will be offered a permanent role, annual salary £30,190.00.

Workplace and position overview:
The factory is located in Evesham WR11 8JS. It is a modern facility specialised in the development and manufacture extensive range of washed and ready-to-eat salads, fresh stir-fry vegetable mixes, fresh noodles, prepared vegetables, stir-fry sauces, and salad dressings. The workplace offers excellent working conditions and is committed to providing the best quality of service. Employees at this facility have many years of experience and dedication to their work.
We are looking for individuals who seek permanent employment and are willing to promote and advance their careers with an experienced employer.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervise Production Process: Lead and manage a team of production line workers engaged in various stages of food processing, including chopping vegetables, weighing, packing, and labeling.
  • Ensure Production Targets: Collaborate with production planning and scheduling teams to meet daily, weekly, and monthly production targets (KPI). Monitor and adjust production processes as needed to optimize efficiency.
  • Quality Control: Ensure that Critical Control Points (CCP’s) are adhered to and followed for all processes Implement and enforce strict quality control measures to ensure that all products meet or exceed company and regulatory standards. Conduct regular inspections and address any issues promptly.
  • Training and Development: Train new hires and provide ongoing coaching to production line staff. Ensure that all team members are proficient in their roles and adhere to safety and quality protocols.
  • Safety Compliance: Uphold and enforce safety guidelines and protocols to create a safe working environment. Conduct regular safety meetings and audits to identify and address potential hazards.
  • Equipment Maintenance: Collaborate with maintenance teams to ensure that all machinery and equipment are properly maintained and promptly address any breakdowns or malfunctions.
  • Documentation: Maintain accurate production records, including output, downtime, and quality metrics. Generate reports as required by management to track performance and identify areas for improvement.
  • Communication: Support the Shift Manager to deliver the operational goals and objectives for the shift Foster clear communication channels between different departments, including production, quality assurance, and maintenance. Address and resolve any issues that may impact production efficiency or product quality.

Qualifications and Skills:
Please note that fully paid training will be provided, however we are seeking for a candidate with previous experience.

  • Proven experience in a supervisory or leadership role within a food production environment. Previous experience of FMCG chilled food environment is essential.
  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills with the ability to motivate and engage a diverse team.
  • HACCP & Food Safety trained to Level 2/3
  • Excellent organizational and problem-solving abilities.
  • Familiarity with safety protocols and the ability to enforce compliance.
  • Basic computer skills for record-keeping and report generation.

Benefits:

  • On-site canteen serving a decent menu.
  • Free on-site parking with electric car chargers
  • On-Site full-size tennis court.

Apply now for immediate starts following a successful interview as a Process Leader in Evesham. Join our team and take advantage of training, benefits, and the potential for permanent employment.

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Machine Op

We are currently recruiting for a Machine Operator to work for our client based in Epworth (Sandtoft), Doncaster. This role is a temporary position to begin with, but after a successful 12 week period, a permanent position will be offered subject to performance, time keeping and attendance.

Duties will include:-

  • Operating machine in line with Quality and Health & Safety procedures
  • Completing paperwork
  • Inspecting end product and reporting any issues
  • Helping to increase overall efficiency
  • Working with other departments
  • Keeping work station clean and tidy
  • Any other duties as required

In return we will offer you:-

  • Pay rate £12.26ph Days £14.71ph Nights depending upon experience
  • Permanent position after 12 successful weeks temporary
  • Access to Major Recruitment’s worker app which provides GP appointments, Counselling, Gym Discounts and Retailer Discounts

Apply now for a call back.

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Manufacturing Operative

Manufacturing Operative

Major Recruitment are currently looking for experienced Manufacturing Operatives on a permanent basis for our client based in Sandtoft Doncaster.

This is a permanent opportunity.

Due to location you will require your own transport.

Rotational hours of work:

Days 5.30am – 2pm Monday to Friday

Afters 1.30pm – 10pm Monday to Friday

Nights 9.30pm – 6am Sunday to Thursday

Pay: Days/Afters £12.26ph – Nights £14.71ph

Responsibilities:

  • Performing manufacturing duties using cross skills flexibility (coiler operation, extruder operation, material handling).
  • Assisting in achieving efficiencies in production through SMART methodologies including production scrap and waste stream.
  • Accurate booking of finished production/scrap and non-compliant production.
  • Proactively assisting in ensuring company equipment and plant are maintained and in good condition reporting any faulty or damaged equipment.
  • Taking in deliveries of materials ensuring correct storage process to enable first I first used raw materials control.
  • Performing within the team to ensure high levels of attendance, conduct and compliance.
  • Contributing to the shift performance KPI deliverables covering safety, quality, productivity and cost.
  • All training will be provided

Major Recruitment act as an Employment Agency for permanent roles and Employment Business for temporary opportunities.

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Machine Operator

Manufacturing/Machine Operative

Major Recruitment are currently looking for experienced Manufacturing Operatives on a permanent basis for our client based in Sandtoft Doncaster.

This is a permanent opportunity.

Due to location you will require your own transport.

Rotational hours of work:

Days 5.30am – 2pm Monday to Friday

Afters 1.30pm – 10pm Monday to Friday

Nights 9.30pm – 6am Sunday to Thursday

Pay: Days/Afters £12.26ph – Nights £14.71ph

Responsibilities:

  • Performing manufacturing duties using cross skills flexibility (coiler operation, extruder operation, material handling).
  • Assisting in achieving efficiencies in production through SMART methodologies including production scrap and waste stream.
  • Accurate booking of finished production/scrap and non-compliant production.
  • Proactively assisting in ensuring company equipment and plant are maintained and in good condition reporting any faulty or damaged equipment.
  • Taking in deliveries of materials ensuring correct storage process to enable first I first used raw materials control.
  • Performing within the team to ensure high levels of attendance, conduct and compliance.
  • Contributing to the shift performance KPI deliverables covering safety, quality, productivity and cost.
  • All training will be provided

Major Recruitment act as an Employment Agency for permanent roles and Employment Business for temporary opportunities.

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Skilled Production Operative – Doncaster

Title: Production Operative -Skilled

Available positions:
Production Technician
Spice room operator
Vemag Operator
Grinder / Blender Operator

Location: Doncaster, DN3 3FF

Shifts:
Days: 06:30 – 16:00 (possible later start)
or
Nights: 20:30 – 06:00

Pay Rates:
Starting rate is £12.05 (days) and £13.05 (nights) per hour and after signing of the training it will be

Days £13.26 per hour basic
, £19.89 overtime x1.5, £26.52overtime x2
Nights £14.26 per hour basic, £21.39 overtime x1.5, £28.52 overtime x2
Overtime is paid at 1.5 times the standard rate,
Double pay rate on Sunday day shift
Weekly payments.
Immediate Start

Workplace and position overview:
Join our team at Armthorpe-Doncaster, a leading beef factory dedicated to delivering high-quality products to our customers. We are seeking a Skilled Production Operatives to join our production department. As a skilled worker in our beef processing facility, you will play a crucial role in overseeing and coordinating the production operations to ensure efficiency, quality, safety and accurate inventory management in a chill and dynamic environment.
We are looking for individuals who are ready for permanent employment and willing to work full-time

Positions Overview

  • Production Technician:
    As a Production Technician, you will play a crucial role in our manufacturing process. Operating and maintaining production machinery, you’ll ensure the seamless execution of daily tasks. Your responsibilities will include monitoring machinery, conducting quality checks, and collaborating with the team to meet production targets. Your mechanical aptitude and attention to detail will contribute to the production of high-quality meat products.
  • Spice Room Operator:
    Joining us as a Spice Room Operator, you’ll be responsible for handling and processing various spices used in our production. Your duties will involve measuring and blending spices according to recipes, ensuring the accurate and consistent flavor profile of our products. Attention to detail and adherence to quality standards are essential in this role to deliver top-notch spice blends for our meat processing.
  • Vemag Operator:
    As a Vemag Operator, you’ll be at the forefront of our production line, operating specialized Vemag machines critical to the meat processing process. Your role will include setting up and adjusting machinery, monitoring production efficiency, and troubleshooting technical issues as they arise. Your expertise in Vemag operations will contribute to the precision and effectiveness of our manufacturing processes.
  • Grinder/Blender Operator:
    Joining us as a Grinder/Blender Operator, you will be responsible for operating and maintaining grinding and blending machinery. Your role will involve processing meat and other ingredients to create the desired textures and blends for our products. Your attention to detail in adjusting machinery settings and conducting quality checks will be vital in ensuring the consistency and quality of our meat products.

Qualifications and Skills:
Please note that fully paid training will be provided. However, we are seeking a candidate with previous experience in any of the roles mentioned above within a meat processing or food production environment.

Benefits:

  • Access to the staff shop.
  • On-site canteen, serving a decent menu.
  • Free on-site parking with electric car chargers.
  • Service Award Vouchers.
  • First Aid Vouchers.
  • Be Well Portal, Benefits Portal, and LifeWorks.
  • Group Life Assurance Scheme.

Apply now for immediate starts following a successful interview as a Skilled Production Operative in Doncaster. Join our team and take advantage of training, benefits, and the potential for permanent employment.

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Panel Wireman

Major Recruitment are searching for a Panel Wireman for our client based in Gateshead. This vacancy is full-time and permanent for the right candidate.

Duties include:

  • Constructing and connecting control panels, cabinets, and sub-components.
  • Performing assembly and wiring tasks.
  • Identifying and labeling devices accordingly.
  • Fabricating multiple bay enclosures.
  • Adhering to panel layout, schematic diagrams, and interpreting engineering drawings.
  • Connecting electrical devices while managing cables and terminations.
  • Utilizing crimping, looming, and cable marking techniques.
  • Installing control panel back-plates with components and trunking.
  • Proficient in the application of both hand and power tools.

Hours of work and pay rate:

  • Monday to Thursday
  • Day shift
  • £15.89 per hour, 37 hour week
  • Time and a third Friday, time and a half Saturday
  • Overtime available as and when business needs require

Successful candidates must:

  • Have a City and Guilds or equivalent Level 3 Electrical qualification
  • Have previous experience in a similar role
  • Be able to read and interpret engineering drawings
  • Be willing to travel 4 weeks of the year for international work

Please call 01919338441 for an immediate interview.

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Operations Manager

To be responsible for the production and overall quality of our product, achievement of the required high standards of hygiene with the necessary level of productivity and minimum waste whilst promoting high standards in health and safety practice.

Specific Duties:

  • To achieve the very highest standards of hygiene and quality
  • To participate in the development of the ISO quality plans and HACCP quality system and ensure all records are maintained.
  • To promote and follow the company’s health and safety policy as set out in the company handbook.
  • To make every effort to ensure that the quality and presentation of products meets the required standards and complies with the specifications set out in the Company’s Quality System.
  • To liaise closely with the Technical Manager to ensure the products meet the required microbiological standards.
  • To always promote staff awareness to hygiene, health and safety and other rules and regulations that appear in the company handbook.
  • To manage the workforce with regards to wage adjustments and develop the staff supervisory structure.
  • To liaise with the Site Manager regarding staff and to promote and train staff as necessary.
  • To undertake the role of Safety Officer and to be responsible for maintaining the appropriate structure within the Company to achieve the desired high standard of safety.
  • To attend the regular weekly cheese tastings to monitor the quality of the products.
  • To manage the use of utilities, to reduce them within reason.

Wet Spray Painter

What’s on offer for the Wet Spray Painter?

  • Paying £12.50 per hour
  • Overtime available – paid time and a half
  • Monday – Thursday 7.30am till 4.30pm with early 12.30 finish Friday.
  • Onsite parking
  • Full training given

My Client is a well-established, industry leading company. Based in Washington, they have seen year on year success, with further growth plans for 2024. They offer a range of services which has given the company opportunities to service a multitude of sectors, with a client base stretching across the UK. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Powder Coater to join their team on a Temporary to Permanent basis.

This opportunity gives a Powder Coater the chance to work with one of the most respected companies in the North-East. They offer not only an excellent package, but more importantly in todays world, job security.

The Powder Coater will cover a permanent day shift:

  • Monday to Thursday 7.30am-4.30pm and Friday 7.30am-12.30pm

As a Powder Coater, your main responsibilities will be to coat a variety of different engineered parts.

Main Duties:

  • Selecting paint powder from stock and preparing both the spray booth and powder coating guns for each new job
  • Performing frequent change overs of colour
  • Spraying parts of various size and ensuring paint thickness and gloss levels are correct on finished product
  • Maintaining high quality standards at all times for standard and bespoke products
  • Active contribution in maximising plant efficiency
  • Proactive communication with supervisors, managers and Quality Control regarding production, quality and H&S issues
  • Maintaining H&S standards following instructions and wearing of appropriate PPE
  • Regular quality checks including visual and taking measurements
  • Completing paperwork

Role Requirements:

  • Previous experience of working on a busy paint production line Excellent communication
  • Good Engineering Background
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Ability to inspect own work
  • Ability to read engineering drawings
  • Excellent eye for detail
  • Flexibility with regards to shifts and over-time

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