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    Current Vacancies

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    Blown Film Extrusion Operative (Day Shift)

    Manchester

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

    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 days on / 4 days off, 7:00am to 7:00pm
    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

    Flexographic Print Operative

    Manchester

    Hours of work: Monday to Thursday 12 hour shift

    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
    Must have 3-5 years inline print experience
    Generous opportunities for overtime
    Overtime paid at premium rates
    Comprehensive benefits package
    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

    Must have 3-5 years inline print experience and factory experience desirable.

    To apply for this role, hit apply now button or email your CV to careers@duo-uk.co.uk

    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