Machine Operator


Job Description

The Recruitment Co are currently recruiting for a Machine Operator for our client based in Kirriemuir to start immediately

Pay rate: 13 Per Hour

Location: Kirriemuir

Hours: Double Day Shift (6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm alternating weekly). The training period for this role would be at a shift pattern of 7:30am-4pm Mon-Thurs, 7:30am-3pm Friday.

Contract: Temporary – Permanent

Day in the life of a Machine Operator:

  • Machine Operating
  • Carrying out general day-to-day care, calibration and maintenance of machines
  • Follow all health and safety standards and be proactive in improving health and safety awareness.
  • Report any issues with fabric quality to Quality Control.
  • Monitor coating quality and report any issues found, advise and assist with corrective actions where required.
  • Make sure the machine is operating correctly to produce the required end product
  • Ensure daily machine maintenance tasks are completed.
  • Help and support with controls modifications and general improvements to fabric processing.
  • Ensure machine areas and storage areas are kept clean and tidy.
  • Complete paperwork accurately and ensure it is kept up to date.
  • Manage personal time keeping and report any issues that affect your ability to work.
  • Contribute to recycling and waste minimisation
  • Maintain good general housekeeping.

What we are looking for:

  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Minimum two years Machine Operating Experience
  • Good communication skills
  • Hardworking and conscientious
  • Ability to work to a high standard

Click apply now and we’ll be in touch to discuss this excellent opportunity!


The Recruitment Co. is an equal opportunities employer and we’re committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.