Forgeway are a specialist manufacturer of high performance structural adhesives, sealants and coating based in Newton Abbot, and due to the continued growth we are looking to recruit a Production Compounder to join our team.
The ideal candidate will ideally have previous experience in a production/manufacturing role and be able to ensure accurate and timely production of materials.
This is an excellent opportunity to gain stable employment within a growing business that will invest in your development.
- Weigh and measure chemicals in the proper amounts following the formula given.
- Verify pre-weighted chemicals before use
- Mix chemicals according to formula
- Follow Standard Operating procedures (SOP’s)
- Set up machines at the beginning of shift to ensure proper working order
- Perform testing procedures to ensure that machines work optimally during the production procedures
- Maintain and clean machines before and after each shift
- Monitor machines during every procedure to ensure optimum running
- Troubleshoot problems during machine operation
- Ensure that regular and preventative maintenance procedures are carried out
- Perform random tests to ensure accuracy
We are ideally looking for the following skills and experience:
- Previous experience within manufacturing
- Passionate, conscientious and disciplined with a ‘can-do’ attitude;
- Positive and personable attitude;
- Dedicated to continuous learning and development;
- Good spoken and written communication skills;
- Accuracy and attention to detail;
- Excellent time keeping;
- Ability to work with people from different backgrounds/nationalities;
Working hours are 42.5 per week, Monday – Friday between 6.00am – 6.00pm.
In return you will receive a salary of £20,000 per annum and a free lunch each day.