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(Trainee) production Operative

We are currently recruiting for Operatives for our site in Braintree, Essex

Full-time, permanent, weekly pay
Early shift: 6am-2:30pm Mon-Fri, 40hrs p/w
Late shift: 1:30pm-00:00am Mon-Thurs, 40hrs p/w
Night shift: Sunday 9:45pm-6:15am &
Monday-Thursday 11:45pm-6:15am 32hrs p/w
No Overtime Required

What we do

We use laser cutting technology by directing the output of a high-power laser, by computer at the material to be cut. The material then either melts, burns, vaporises or is blown away by a jet of gas leaving an edge with a high-quality surface finish. It then is dispatched to the customer.

Purpose of the Job

To ensure the smooth and efficient running of production by loading and unloading material on and off of a Laser.

To use laser cutting technology to ensure the best quality and finish of cut components and to keep machine maintenance in an excellent condition at all times.

Job Description

  • To aid in the operation of the Trumpf Fibre Optic Laser machine.
  • Loading and unloading of sheet metal products either by hand, sheet loaders or forklifts.
  • To perform quality, quantity and dimensional inspections on all parts produced on the laser.
  • To complete company documentation such as job cards via a Sigma MRP database system.
  • Perform basic machine maintenance as directed by a Senior Operative / Team Leader.
  • Ensuring a safe and clean work space and to abide by Health & Safety standards set by the company.
  • Any other duties designated by Management.

Key attributes

  • Attention to detail – you’ll need to be able to follow operational guidelines and read batch numbers and pair them up.
  • Methodical approach to problem solving and ability to use own initiative.
  • Ability to work under pressure, prioritising workload and multitasking.
  • Ability to adapt to a culture of a factory environment with an excellent work ethic, where reliability is a given at all times.
  • Ability to learn through on the job training, to take constructive direction and apply it to the role.

Desirable Attributes

Full Clean driving license, experience in Health & Safety Training, basic computer skills, excellent time keeping, located in Braintree or nearby, physically fit, keen attention to detail, a desire to learn by shadowing and on the job training, ability to listen and to take instruction and to use initiative with a can-do attitude.

Any Questions about Careers at Lasered?

There are various roles within the company including industrial and office positions, from production and dispatch to estimators, sales, finance, CAD, technical and administrative.

We are always looking for great people to join our team, contact us if you would like to find out more about careers with Lasered Components.