Conversion (Machine Assistants, Grade 1 & Machine Operatives)

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Conversion (Machine Assistants, Grade 1 & Machine Operatives)

Job Description:

Welton Bibby & Baron is the UK\\\\'s largest manufacturer of bags and has been manufacturing packaging since 1858. We are seeking to appoint experienced Production Operators who have worked in a manufacturing environment.



  • Achieving daily production requirements in terms of quality and quantity to meet our customer expectations, optimising efficiency and maintaining operational standards.
  • Working to production targets and key performance indicators
  • Quality control, good knowledge of process and product quality standards and documentation, and a good eye for detail.
  • Completing all relevant documentation accurately and promptly, before passing to Team Leader.
  • Competent in the skills required to operate various tools and equipment within a manufacturing environment.

Qualities from Candidate:

  • Production based background
  • Mechanical engineering background would be an advantage
  • Willing to build knowledge of new skills and tasks
  • A good understanding of working in a safe manner
  • Working as part of a team or able to work on own initiative
  • Contribute to a zero tolerance for nonconforming products.
  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic
  • Positive and professional attitude
  • Experience of working within the paper packaging industry would be an advantage

The hours are 37.5 hours a week, over a 3-rotating shift pattern that include mornings, evenings and nights.

Monday - Thursday - 8 hours

Fridays - 5.5 hours:

Mornings: 6am - 2pm

Mornings: 6am - 11:30am

Evenings: 2pm - 10pm

Evenings: 11:30 - 5pm

Nights: 10pm - 6am

Nights: 5pm - 10:30pm


25 Days Holidays run from January 1st – December 31st. A few days of this, usually no more than 5 days is attained to use for our Christmas shutdown. (Bank Holidays are also included)

A possibility of voluntary overtime when required

Contributory pension scheme

Competitive salary, overtime and bonus scheme

Potential to grow and develop within the team

Sickness scheme

Weekly Pay


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Please send your written application to our
Human Resources Department. Or you apply directly online.
If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.
We look forward to receiving your application!

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