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  • Careers at Duo

    If you would like to become part of our Duo Team, please search below for the current career opportunities.

    At Duo our people are our key asset and having a happy and motivated workforce has been integral in the company’s success to date.

    We are proud of the fact we have employees who have chosen to stay and grow with us from the very beginning. The marketplace, the environment and the consumer requirements have changed over the years our low staff turnover has ensured that our products have always been of a consistently high quality.

    If you are looking for a new challenge and want to work for one of the UK’s leading packaging companies please send your CV to careers@duo-uk.co.uk.

    Current Vacancies

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    Position

    Sales Reporting Administrator

    Manchester

    Hours of work: Monday to Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm

    Salary: Based on experience

    Sales Reporting Administrator

    We are searching for a sales reporting administrator to join our internal sales team at our manufacturing HQ in Manchester. The internal sales department is responsible for creating value and desire for our products and services enabling us to not be a “me too” brand competing on price but differentiate our offering and compete on emotional and benefits to achieve higher price point and promote loyalty. As a spokesperson of Duo, our news, our products, our values and our USP’s is paramount to keeping current customers engaged and prospects wanting to partner with Duo

    What’s on offer:

    • Health and wellbeing cash plan
    • Monthly employee incentives
    • Refer a friend scheme
    • Life Assurance
    • Pension
    • Volunteering opportunities
    • Full training provided
    • Free car parking on site
    • Family owned business, friendly environment

    Key Tasks:

    • Produce a suite of reports to track the sales teams performance
    • Produce quotes using the in-house ERP/MRP system
    • Responsible for producing weekly reports department performance targets: sales, quotes, stock and enquiries
    • Responsible for analysing reports and providing feedback on service level agreements and measures which include delivery dates and order lead times
    • Provide support and cover for the sales department including order and delivery administration plus customer account administration.

    The person must have level of attention to detail, computer literate, experienced in using Microsoft Excel and have strong numeracy skills.

    If you are looking for a new challenge and want to work for one of the UK’s leading packaging companies we look forward to receiving your application.

    To apply for this role please email your CV to careers@duo-uk.co.uk

    Rotating Day & Night 12 Hour Shift Flexographic Print Operator

    Manchester

    Hours of work: Monday to Thursday

    Salary: Based on Experience

    We are searching for a flexographic print operator to join our print team at our manufacturing site in Manchester. The print department is the second stage in Duo’s manufacturing process and is where the customers design is printed on polythene film before being converted into a vast range of products from mailing bags to technical sheeting.

    What's on offer:

    Full time, permanent roles
    Rate based on experience
    Generous opportunities for overtime
    Overtime paid at premium rates
    Comprehensive benefits package
    Rotating Day & Night Shift Pattern: Monday to Thursday 12 Hours
    Full training provided
    Free car parking on site
    Workwear & PPE provided
    Family owned business, friendly environment

    Key Tasks:

    • Responsible to mount and set the printing plate and operate the flexographic print machines
    • Obtain the correct film specification and quantity before commencing a print run
    • Set the polythene film reel and carry out efficient job change overs ensuring machine downtime and scrap meets minimum targets
    • Dispense the volume of ink specified in the job sheet
    • Monitor the performance of the printing machine ensuring maximum output is achieved at all times
    • For each job you must perform and document all of the relevant quality control checks in line with the quality policy
    • Ensure that all finished goods are labelled correctly, stacked and wrapped safely and meet the company’s high presentation standards

    Previous printing and factory experience desirable.

    If you are looking for a new challenge and want to work for one of the UK’s leading packaging companies we look forward to receiving your application.

    To apply for this role please email your CV to careers@duo-uk.co.uk

    Blown Film Extrusion Operative (Night Shift)

    Manchester

    Hours of work: 4 nights on / 4 nights off, 7:00pm to 7:00am

    Salary: Based on Experience

    Main Duties include:

    We are searching for a blown film extrusion operator to join our extrusion team at our manufacturing site in Manchester. The extrusion department is the first stage in Duo’s manufacturing process and is where the raw material is blended and extruded to form the polythene film for a vast range of applications from mailing bags to technical sheeting.

    We are looking for an enthusiastic individual that wants to work in a fast paced environment. Previous experience is essential and IT literacy is a must. Must have an FLT licence.

    The successful candidate will have good time management and organisation skills, works well under pressure and can prioritise effectively to meet time critical deadlines.

    What's on offer:

    Full time, permanent roles
    Rate based on experience
    Generous opportunities for overtime
    Overtime paid at premium rates
    Comprehensive benefits package
    4 nights on / 4 nights off, 7:00pm to 7:00am
    Full training provided
    Free car parking on site
    Workwear & PPE provided
    Family owned business, friendly environment

    Key Tasks:

    • Responsible to set and operate the extrusion machines to produce the film specification specified in the job sheet
    • Obtain the correct raw materials, cores, pallets, labels, wrapping and banding as specified on the job specification sheet and required to efficiently carry out the job.
    • Monitor the performance of the extrusion machine ensuring maximum output is achieved at all times
    • Weigh, record and bail all scrap polythene created for each job
    • Record the volume of scrap produced during the extrusion process for each job using the job sheet provided
    • For each job you must perform and document all of the relevant quality control checks in line with the quality policy

    To apply for this role please email your CV to careers@duo-uk.co.uk