Finishing Operator - Rigid Boxes


Job summary

Harrison Scott Associates
£20-25k (depending on experience)
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job

Award winning manufacturer of short run Paper-Over-Board Rigid boxes is looking for an enthusiastic individual with a can-do attitude to work in its box and binder wrapping team. This client’s products are produced to a high standard of quality and often involve a high degree of complexity.

The role will involve producing high quality rigid presentation boxes, including cases and trays.

Key Duties

  • Wrapping rigid box trays and POB cases in short to medium run lengths by hand or with various levels of automation.
  • Running various automatic / semi-automatic machines including: Gluing and edge turning machines - Box Pressing and wrapping machines - Automatic/semi automatic case-making machines
  • Ensuring that all work is produced to the highest quality standard.
  • Following production schedule to ensure that orders are completed on time.
  • Performing equipment setups and clean-downs.
  • Maintaining equipment and working area.
  • Identifying any issues that could impact the production performance and seeking to resolve them using practical problem-solving methods.
  • Using software systems to acquire job information and report in a timely manner.
  • Using Lean principles in an effort to continuously improve productivity.

Key Skills

  • Technical expertise running semi automatic box production equipment including: Box wrappers - Automatic gluing machines - Hand wrapping of boxes.
  • Good glue management, edge turning and spotting skills.
  • Attention to detail and an eye for quality.
  • Handy with a folding bone.
  • Able to work quickly and with a high degree of precision.
  • Able to work as a team in a production line or on their own.

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