Machine Setter

Job description

We are seeking Machine Setters/ Production Operatives for our client based in Lurgan.


  • Performs daily production activities on PVC / PE plastic extrusion lines.
  • Ensure all lines are running within specified quality and production guidelines at the beginning and throughout your shift.
  • Assist with changeovers, die changes, start-ups, shut downs and unscheduled interventions.
  • Complete all required documentation, extrusion line settings, downtime tracking, quality checks and events logs.
  • Help other operators when needed.
  • Make all required samples are available for Q/C inspection as per sample schedule.
  • Maintain maximum efficient use of raw materials through control of the extrusion line settings.
  • Maintain housekeeping of your lines and workstation.

Skills and Qualifications

Essential Skills

  • 2 years of experience in a production environment.
  • Must have proven skills in extrusion operation or experience of a similar operation which had a mechanical aspect, with the ability to learn this trade.
  • Experience using a variety of measuring equipment.
  • Experience with computerised control systems.
  • Experience with process controls and fault finding techniques.
  • Self-motivated and high energy.
  • Willingness to learn and to be a committed team player.
  • Awareness of risk and hazards with excellent sense of safety and working.

Further Information

Candidates interested in this please send CV to: For more information regarding this role please contact our Portadown office on 028 38393333 and ask to speak with Stuart. Work Time: Continental Shift Pattern 2 Weeks Nights and 2 weeks Days 7am to 7pm and 7pm to 7am.

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Co Armagh
£11.26 - £11.85 Per Hour
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Continental Shift Pattern 2 Weeks Nights and 2 weeks Days 7am to 7pm and 7pm to 7am

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