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Machine Operator / Manufacturing Technician

Undisclosed Company
Essex, Grays
£35500 - £41000 per annum + additional benefits
Closing date
15 Feb 2024

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Engineering, Manufacturing
Job Type

Job Title: Process Operator / Machine Operator / Manufacturing Technician

Location: West Thurrock

Salary From £35,500 to £41,000 dependent on experience plus additional benefits

Shift Pattern: 12.5 hours shift pattern (days & nights) 6 till 6. NO WEEKENDS!!

Week 1 = 4 shifts
Week 2 = 3 shifts
Week 3 =3 shifts

Manpower is delighted to partner with a leading global manufacturing business in the recruitment of Shift Process Operators, Machine Operators, and Manufacturing Technicians. This is a unique opportunity to join a company with a rich history spanning over 180 years, globally recognised for the exceptional quality of its products. Based at their manufacturing site in Grays, this permanent position offers the chance to become a valued member of a company that prioritises its staff and provides established career paths.

About the Company:

With a legacy dating back over a century, our client is renowned worldwide for producing high-quality products integral to everyday life. The company's commitment to its employees is evident in its emphasis on career development and progression.


  • Generous holiday allowance
  • 1-4-1 Share Plan
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Discounted Company Shop
  • Free On-site Gym
  • Subsidised Restaurant
  • Weekly Paid


As a Shift Process Operator, you will play a crucial role in the manufacturing process, ensuring the highest standards of safety, quality, and efficiency. Key responsibilities include:

  • Collating materials to match specifications for the batching process
  • Safe unloading of raw materials with adherence to best practices
  • Following 5S guidelines for shift start, changeovers, cleaning, inspections, defect checks, and basic troubleshooting
  • Utilising the company's MRP system for stock checks, monitoring production schedules, and identifying reasons for downtime


To be successful in this role, candidates should possess the following:

  • Background in either FMCG/Pharma, Chemical, or Food Manufacturing environments
  • Experience in batching or process operations or packing
  • Understanding of chemical mixing and related procedures
  • Troubleshooting experience with machinery defects
  • Proven track record in running processes and operating machinery

Shift Pattern:

The Shift Process Operator role involves working on a continental shift pattern, encompassing both day and night shifts.

How to Apply:

If you are eager to contribute to a company with a rich history and take the next step in your career as a Shift Process Operator, apply today! Join a team that values its members and offers some of the best benefits in the market.

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