First Base Employment Limited

Main Purpose of Role

To pack profile, identifying quality problems and highlighting to the Shift Leader. Undertakes a range of quality testing. To learn how to extrude profile to the required quality and safety standards on a small number of extruders.


  • To pack profile to agreed packing standards
  • To identify quality problems, highlighting quality concerns immediately to the Shift Leader. To undertake a range of quality tests in line with agreed procedures.
  • To prepare an extruder to run, ensuring all relevant materials and equipment are available and the extruder is started in line with agreed procedures, and pre-start checks are completed.
  • To start and run an extruder in line with agreed procedures, ensuring minimal scrap and that profile is produced to agreed quality standards.
  • Undertakes tool changes with minimal supervision.
  • To record accurately and timely all production and quality information required.
  • To ensure all safety and housekeeping standards are adhered to.
  • To undertake the training required to progress from a Trainee Operator to Operator, demonstrating successful completion of the required modules within agreed timeframes.


  • Previous production experience, ideally in a shift-based environment
  • Mechanical aptitude is desirable
  • Demonstrates a drive for continuous learning and has the aptitude to learn
  • Demonstrates strong focus on safety and housekeeping in all activities
  • Team player, with ability to communicate at all levels
  • Attention to detail, accurate and numerical
  • Reliable and punctual

This is a permanent opportunity – hourly rate starting at £9.00

12 hour rotating shifts 07.00 – 19.00 and 19.00 to 07.00

To apply please send your CV to or call 01453 755330

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